Balance in the Air

Shafiq Mazloum

d. 1986

Shafiq Mazloum created many sculptures using local and recycled materials, particularly scrap iron and steel which in the words of Mohamed Farsi ‘he imbued with life and meaning’.

Central Corniche, Ruwais district
Material / Dimensions
Painted steel / 300cm high
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Artist Biography

The Palestinian-born sculptor and artist Shafiq Mazloum moved to Saudi Arabia in the late 1960s and worked in the Planning Office of Jeddah Municipality. Shafiq Mazloum died tragically young in a car crash in 1986.