Faig Ahmed

An internationally recognized artists from Baku, Azerbaijan, Faig Ahmed represented Azerbaijan in the 2007 Venice Biennale and presented by the University of Nevada, Reno School of the Arts. Well-known for his conceptual works that use the traditional decorative craft and the visual language of carpets into contemporary sculptural works of art, Ahmed has lent his work for be exhibited alongside historical examples for traditional central and West Asian weaving from the University Galleries collection.
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