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Birds of Freedom: New Work by Samir Khurshid

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Falcon Art Community
5415 N. Albina Avenue

Through November 30, 2013


Samir Khurshid is a refugee from Iraq.  He survived Saddam Hussein’s army by painting official portraits of the dictator, then painted portraits of American soldiers.  Now a resident of Portland, Samir is finally painting what he wants and has a show through November 30th at the Falcon Art Community in Portland.  Oregon Art Beat will have a full story about Samir later this season.

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