The Aesthetics of the Overlay in the Sculptures of Sculptor Mahmoud Ajami

Contenu principal de l'article

Dr. Aqeel Hussein Jasim, Dr. Samer Husam Ali, Hendebad Ali Majid


The problem of this research was summed up by the following question:

What are the aesthetics of overlay in the sculptures of sculptor Mahmoud Ajami.

The study was summarized in four parts :

* Part 1: The general framework includes, the problem of research and it's significance, including, research objectives, limits, and identification of interests.

* Part 2: Theoretical framework and previous studies.

This Part consists of three investigations:

-      The first research: the basic elements of the overlay.

-      The second research: overlay in sculpture.

-      The third is the effectiveness of the elements in contemporary Iraqi sculpture.

* Part 3: The research community, and the research sample selected in a deliberate style from the original community and a total of (3) sculpture models, which date back to the most famous artist Mahmoud Ajami.

The method adopted by the researcher is the descriptive analytical approach

Part 4: Includes research results, conclusions and recommendations.

Renseignements sur l'article