January 18, 2014
Stages of Ascent
Stages of Ascent is a visual journey that explores the 28 letters of the Arabic alphabet. Beginning with the primary letter ‘Alif’, and ending with ‘Ya’, this series introduces the playful possibilities that letters can create, a ceaseless flow of stories.
Farah K. Behbehani is a Kuwaiti artist and designer and was educated at Boston University and Central St. Martins College of Art and Design in London. She has studied with the renowned calligrapher Khaled al-Saai and recently won an award at the Sharjah Biennial of Calligraphy.