Ibrahim El-Salahi

Why the African Perspectives Section Is the Number One Reason to Visit The Armory Show
ArtsyIsaac Kaplan
 

Then, of course, at London’s Vigo Gallery, there is the towering presence of Ibrahim El-Salahi, the oldest and most influential artist on display in the section, known for blending Western modernism with elements of Arabic calligraphy and his personal Sudanese history — ultimately forging a style that is all his own. The presentation impressed several institutions.