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Gaza hero medal
ميداليّة بطل غزة
Who or what can save life in Gaza? The harsh reality feeds the longing for superheroes; someone with the superpower to fight for safety, freedom and a fair standard of living. This key ring introduces a ‘Gaza-hero’.
Inspired by the comic-book hero Spiderman, the figure has a keffiyeh pattern instead of Spiderman’s spider web — ready to activate your own imagination to liberate Gaza.
- Raed Issa (PS)
Born in Al Bureij refugee camp, Gaza, 1975. After studying Computer Science in the Islamic University in Gaza, Raed turned to the fine arts, taking courses in mural painting, drawing and oil painting. He has had two solo exhibitions in Ramallah and has contributed to several group exhibitions in Palestine, Jordan, Switzerland and Australia, including the traveling exhibition in France of 10 young Palestinian artists (2003-04). In 2002 he won a Distinction Award in the A M Qattan Foundation Young Artists Award. He was invited to the 2003 Braziers International Artists Workshop in the UK. Lives in Al Bureij and works in Gaza City.
Produced in Gaza
8,5 x 4 cm