Tyseer Barakat creates his images using burned materials that suggest the damage and cataclysm of Al Nakba (The Expulsion). Barakat lives in Ramallah, West Bank where he runs the Ziriab, an art space that doubles as a salon for the artists and intellectuals of the West Bank.

Tyseer Barakat: born 1959 in Jabalya refugee camp, Gaza.

Education. Studied fine arts at the Alexandria University.

Lives in Ramallah, West Bank, Palestine

Made in Palestine