“Abdul”

Original Oil Painting

Oil On Canvas 

70cm X 100cm

Created 2022

Madaripara is a remote and isolated island in Northern Bangladesh and like all the other islands in this region it was suffering with the growing effects of climate change and had seen flooding increase over the years. This flooding was devastating in so many ways. The Social Purpose Organisation Friendship had created a programme focusing on economic development and economic resilience from floods, storms and river erosion. 

Pride, resilience and hope were the emotions that I saw in the eyes of the villagers as I spoke to them of their plans, ideas and their partnership with Friendship. These emotions were obvious when I met Abdul Jolin who held his sheep with pride. He had experienced much in his life but he could now see a path way clearing. The damage and consequences of climate change was not going to go away and they knew it would probably get worse but they also knew that they were no longer powerless.

All proceeds of the painting will go to www.friendship.ngo

 

 

This painting is available to purchase. 

The painting is professionally framed in a handcrafted frame and will come with a signed certificate of authenticity.

The painting will be professionally packaged, tracked and insured during delivery and delivery is free.

If you have any questions about this artwork please contact James on 0044 7551616352 or by email james@jamesearleyartist.com

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