Biography

Born in Hama in 1984, Nour Asalia graduated from the Department of Sculpture, Faculty of Fine Arts, Damascus University; in 2005. She obtained a master’s degree in aesthetics and contemporary art history from the University of Paris VIII. She held a solo exhibition in Damascus in 2012, and participated in group exhibitions in Damascus, Homs, Palmyra, Lebanon, occupied Golan Heights, and Istanbul. Asalia expresses an aesthetic view of the human and animal body and explores new angles of the dynamics of static and moving objects, as well as those of inanimate objects with living beings. Her subjects vary according to this vision.