Omar Fakhoury

Omar Fakhoury

Omar Fakhoury (b. 1979 in Beit Chabab Lebanon).

The artist primarily works with painting, although he also explores video installations, and site-specific urban sculptures and interventions. His work concentrates on Lebanon’s complex political and urban fabric. His interest in public space and the elements marking territories is manifested in his latest painting nd sculptural works.

He received a Bachelor in Painting and Drawing from the Lebanese University, followed by a Masters of Fine Arts from Paris I- Sorbonne in 2004.

He is currently a lecturer at the Lebanese University (IBA II).