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         Contacts: Enclosure Fathom – Part 1 – art exhibition details,  R.S.V.P. for the event listings and artist meets, ordering printed catalogues via snail mail, all general inquiries  – Pat Smit: patsmit1@gmail.com All inquiries regarding art auction, bids, sales, price points, press requests, etc. –  Ben Ewing: Ben.Ewing@cms-cmno.com       

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Welcome to the art showroom!  I am Sharmaine Thérèsa Pretorius (SHARM.T.P.). You are here with me today,  in Nizwa, in Al Dakliyah Region in the Sultanate of Oman.  It is in the middle of the desert and I consider this my home and creative space. I live in the suburb, Birkat – Al Mouz, near […]

About the artist.

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 SHARMAINE THÉRÈSA PRETORIUS  [SHARM. T. P.] The artist was born, on 16 November 1963, in the Republic of South Africa. She has been residing in the Sultanate of Oman for the past seven years. Her pen-name is ‘Ilza’. A prodigy with the gift ‘to see in the spiritual realm’ without any formal art training. A synesthete […]

The Rose – zero – knowledge protocol (5523)

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     Artist Notes: In cryptography, a zero-knowledge proof or zero-knowledge protocol is a method by which one party (the prover) can prove to another party (the verifier) that a given statement is true, without conveying any information apart from the fact that the statement is indeed true. Another way of understanding this would be: Interactive zero-knowledge proofs require interaction between the […]