**A VISUAL EXPERIMENTALIST.**

The Slug is My Hero.

Posted in photography by Yousef Alshaikh on 28/04/2011

We are surrounded by beautiful things, living or otherwise, that we are taught from a young age to dislike because they are “distasteful”. I believe the only thing that is distasteful are foggy eyes that can no longer see beauty.

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These two images are part of a series of photos I took with a DIY lens right after the rain in Riyadh a few days ago when slugs and other “creepy crawlers” were out having fun in the backyard.

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Experimenting with a DIY lens.

Posted in photography by Yousef Alshaikh on 19/04/2011

Self-portrait 2011411422.

Posted in photography by Yousef Alshaikh on 11/04/2011

 

I haven’t picked up a camera in quite a while. I almost forgot how to use one.

 

 

A False Flag and The Act of Following.

Posted in mixed-media, PERSONAL WORKS by Yousef Alshaikh on 09/04/2011

 

 

Paternalism and The Lack of Flight.

Posted in mixed-media by Yousef Alshaikh on 04/04/2011

 

 

Closeup crops bellow.

 

 

فالتغرق حواء؟

Posted in mixed-media, PERSONAL WORKS by Yousef Alshaikh on 16/03/2011

 

I Can No Longer See The Horizon. | a dedication.

Posted in mixed-media, PERSONAL WORKS by Yousef Alshaikh on 15/03/2011

This is true.

Dedicated to Yousef Kurdi, a man who has taught me to see everything differently.

 

Untitled | based on “Dearest Fetus”.

Posted in mixed-media, PERSONAL WORKS by Yousef Alshaikh on 13/03/2011

 

 

[…] Eardrum to eardrum men shall stack, and listen, and listen, and listen, and into these ears the dust of fibrous space shall pour, and so they shall know you, and so they shall know that you, my child, have been born […]

Based on “Dearest Fetus“.