I am the Alpha and the Omega

Text: “I am the Alpha and the Omega, the first and the last, the beginning and the end”.

Size & script: 290x210mm, Kufi

Materials and tools: cardboard tool for the large ‘I’ word, metal nib for the small letters, black and blue ink on white glossy calligraphy paper

A very non-traditional piece, made for the calligraphy exhibition in Damascus 2001. Form is inspired by the style of modern calligraphers such as Hassan Massoudy.