Old is Gold. Amina Salem’s 4th solo exhibition “Vintage”, is inspired by everything old and beautiful. Amina Salem’s work is presented in a frame of elegance and beauty throughout the ages, capturing the essence of old times from different perspectives and in a different cultures.
The Artist portrays women in scenes from the past and introduces old compositions of women with a new techniques to combine and deliver the concept in a complex and meaningful context.
Amina Salem uses old gravures background, historical stamps and coins, collage as well as new unconventional styles.
The models in Salem’s paintings often look directly into the eyes of the viewer, leaving an impression of confidence and courage.
Different tones of grey emphasize the old theme, however, an underlying theme is also evident in the painting shown by the elegance and femininity of chic societies across different points in time.