La prière de l'Absente
Rachid Koraichi, 2014
Patinated Bronze. HEIGHT: 287CM, LENGHT: 154CM , WIDTH: 70CM
In 2013 Factum Arte began a collaboration with Algerian artist Rachid Koraichi for the production of a series of works of arts which include sculptures and tapestries.
A large patinated bronze sculpture La prière de l'Absente was produced by Factum Arte in 2014 for the "Prayers" series. This series is dedicated to Rachid's mother and it is based on original drawings by the artist. It was unveiled at the October Gallery stand at Abu Dhabi Art 2014 on November 2014.
Rachid Koraichi standind beside the two works from the series "Prayers" at Abu Dhabi Art 2014. A vast tapestry "Lettre bleue à ma mère" and a large patinated bronze sculpture "La prière de l'Absente", both works made under commission by Factum Arte
Rachid Koraichi signing a wax plate before it is cast for incorporation into the sculpture
The final piece