Fire Keeper by Khaled Matar

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Khaled Matar

Fire Keeper


65 x 91 cm | 25 1/2 x 35 3/4 in

Chalk and charcoal on toned paper

  • Honorable Mention / Teens Category

Taught by: Not applicable

Studied at: Not applicable

Created by the student at 19 years old

Inspired by Joseph Campbell's monomyth, this work depicts the saving of the fallen hero by the Fire keeper.

She offers him the eternal fire, wich will revive the hero and dissipate the darkness that surrounds them, thus helping him finish his journey.