The Art of War

based on a true story… In the vast and dry Mediterranean landscapes a shepherd of thousand sheep and endless skies holds a Kalashnikov in his hand leading a bunch of angry men to fight for all their stolen rights he

Sami Ajouri

Half baked consciousness

My the search for the image “At first, I couldn’t understand what worried me about it; it was only after a minute or two that I realized: this child was extraordinarily large. Enormous, in fact. Stretched out horizontally, its body

Sami Ajouri

LAM Dresden

Mein Sehen bleibt physisch folgenlos von Lucie Klysch – Kunsthistorikerin, Dresden Sami Ajouri wurde 1980 in Syrien geboren und besuchte bis zu seinem Diplom 2003 die Fakultät der Bildenden Künste in Damaskus. Darauf folgte das Studium der Malerei und Druckgrafik (Diplom

Sami Ajouri

Warscapes

It doesn’t matter whether nature is living war or peace. The waves of sound and of material will behave the same no matter what.Aleppo, Syria – Donau, Vienna2012 – 2020 a huge fire out of a factory in the outskirts

Sami Ajouri

New Drawings

“At first, I couldn’t understand what worried me about it; it was only after a minute or two that I realized: this child was extraordinarily large. Enormous, in fact. Stretched out horizontally, its body rose twelve feet above the surface

Faces

I managed to convince a friend of mine who had a trusted relationship to these guys, to let me visit them and document the work of their brigade. I told them I am portraying the heroes of this war, a

Cain is the Vilan III

These paintings are from the series Cain. I am working on this series since 2017. The paintings are based on photographs i took during my travels in Syria 2012 – 2013.All men depicted in these paintings were freshly becoming soldiers