Born in 1990, Dallas, TX, US
Lives and works in Brooklyn, NY
In b chehayebs paintings she reconstructs lost memories and sensory experiences distorted by nostalgia, gender, language and cultural hybridity. The almost abstract paintings are characterized by rich textures, gestures, saturated colours and are perforated by recurring objects, symbols, anecdotes and cultural references. chehayeb’s paintings can be seen as autobiographical, where each image represents a moment or an emotional experience.
Stranger Than FictionDavid Almeida, b chehayeb, Mikael Lo Presti, Ebba Svensson, Chi Tien Lin Cheng, Agnes Treherne & Simon Wadsted 25 May - 1 Jul 2023Reception Thursday May 25, 5–7 pm Vernissage torsdag 25 maj kl. 17–19 (Scroll down for Swedish) We are pleased to present the group exhibition Stranger Than Fiction at the gallery. Seven artists not previously shown at the gallery are presented here: David Almeida (Brazil), b chehayeb (United States), Mikael Lo...Read more