Ladders/Syria

Many woman holding children surge forward from left to right foreground. Behind them in upper left a building with many ladders burns.  Three spheres float to the right of the building; each contains groups of people in dark open boats. Black with warm colors.

Escape/Fleeing, c.2010,

34 in x 44 in, Oil on canvas

Nabil Kanso’s series on the Syrian Civil War and the global refugee crisis caused by devastation in the Middle East.