kuwaiti sculptor struggle

A picture taken at the Museum of Modern Art in Kuwait City shows a sculpture by Kuwaiti artist Sami Mohammed.(AFP)

In pics: These modern sculptors, their statues are forbidden in Kuwaiti

Kuwait City | By Press Trust of India
PUBLISHED ON NOV 08, 2018 01:47 PM IST
Stymied by a conservative view of Islam that bans representations of the body, Kuwaiti sculptors face any artist’s nightmare: They can’t get their work displayed to the public. But their statues all sit behind closed doors, hidden from the public eye.
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