Meditation on the Beach

Fall 2011 - Volume 15 Number 4

Meditation on the Beach

"Meditation on the Beach"

acrylic on canvas


Mohamed Osman, MD

Dr Osman is formerly a physician from Group Health Permanente. He is a self-taught artist and credits

his early life in Somalia, his medical education in Russia, and his medical experience in Kenya and

Somalia as major influences on his art. Dr Osman has been published many times in The Permanente

Journal and leaflet.









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