Size: 24"W x 36"H x 1.5"D
Year Created: 2015
Ready to Hang
The juxtoposition of the surfer with Star Trek iconography eludes to the personal facets that were present during the paintings evolution, as well as the Zen like motivation that inspires the surfer on his existential quest, to boldy go were no surfer has gone before, in an act of creative discovery, of a poetic reality that resounds with the 'Oneness' of accord and harmony. The Malibu inscription upon the board, further suggests through the colors of the 'chakra's', the symbolic teleportation of being beamed into another dimension, as is often the case in surfer philosophies and shamanic states that embrace the elemental vortex of nature's flux.
Nazim is a fine artist using the traditional working mediums to create artwork, with painting and drawing being fundemental within the creative process. Born and raised in London he has been very much influenced by the Global nature of that World Capital, through its rich tapestry and cultural mosaic and by travels around the Globe. Now residing in Los Angeles, with his celebrated wife Celeste Yarnall, a noted actress/author, they collaborate on various projects ranging from holistic health care, film making/production, art exhibitions. and public speaking engagements.