YASSER ROSTOM “ABOUT THE UNDERWORLD”
Yasser Rostom, who defines himself as a Surrealist Caricaturist from Egypt, is quickly gaining a reputation for being 'the Egyptian Dali '. A current master of Surrealism, Rostom draws stunning imagery that is a blend of ancient and modern to compose something entirely bizarre. A lover of pen and ink, Rostom's impeccable technique magnifies the glory and mystique of his subjects and his solid contrasting backgrounds serve his specific messages. The themes of humanity, myth, power and animals make his work powerful and unforgettable
In this exhibition Yasser Rostom reflects on simple everyday situations as well as many of the general thoughts that preoccupy mankind. Each artwork is a dazzling historic mixture of icons, images, and symbols representing a critical view on the world we live in. Staying true to his roots and the Pharaonic art that is a part of his culture and upbringing, he has created astounding art that has a universal appeal.