This is a series of sculptures, erected into vegetal-shaped leaves. The forms evoke nuclear mushroom explosions. Made of white porcelain, left unglazed, they conjure life growing from the earth, expanding into a spiral form that stretches horizontally at the top.

In October 2012, a car bomb exploded under the windows of my studio in Beirut. These pieces, created in the aftermath, are the expression of my inner reactions towards this violent event.

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