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Kabul artist laments exile

Sp: Douglas, Elliot/A: Gabor HalaszOctober 6, 2021

Among the people who were able to escape Kabul after the Taliban takeover was a local artist named Omaid Sharifi. Sharifi might be best known for a project involving painting colorful and poetic murals onto the city’s many blast walls. Now the Taliban are painting over them.