Biography

Born in Aleppo in 1971, Nasser Hussein graduated from the Faculty of Fine Arts in Damascus in 1997. He pursued his higher education in the Art Academy in Dusseldorf in 2006. He held solo exhibitions in Amman, Damascus, Bonn, and Berlburg. He also participated in group exhibitions in Cairo, Latakia, Aleppo, Damascus, Amman, Istanbul, Bonn, Cologne, Dusseldorf, and Brussels. Nasser Hussein focuses on the human solitude, as the body in his canvas seems to float amidst anonymous space. He uses unified colour spaces in the backgrounds and neutral face features to emphasize solitude.