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Jumana Al-Husseini

Personal Info

  • Country of residence: France
  • Gender: Female
  • Born in: 1931
  • Age: 92
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Jumana Al-Husseini is a Palestinian plastic artist and sculptor (born in Jerusalem in 1932). She has participated in group exhibitions since the group exhibition of the Sursock Museum in Beirut in 1960. She studied painting, sculpture and ceramics for only three months, while studying political science at the American University of Beirut. I started to work incessantly at home alone. She held her first exhibition in London in 1965. All of her drawings are about Palestine and the popular neighborhoods in Jerusalem. She draws horses, tigers and leopards as symbols of revolution and return.

She studied stained glass art in Paris. Geometry appears in Jumana Al-Husseini's paintings, as her paintings are symmetrical and balanced with Islamic influences.


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