Biography

Born in Damascus in 1982, Amr Fahed graduated from the Department of Sculpture, Faculty of Fine Arts, Damascus University; in 2007. He had two solo exhibitions in Damascus, and participated in group exhibitions in Damascus, Sharjah, and Dubai. The current events in Syria influenced Omar and he started to depict scenes from the war, most notably the suffering of children and the damage to historical sites. Recently, Omar has been using digital technology to create prints where he adds his artistic vision to real photographs.