World's 100 Most Powerful Arabs 2014
Wed 26 Mar 2014 03:56 PM
Yasser Hamoud

Designation: Artist

Country: Syria

Born in 1963, Hamoud has become one of the most sought after artists in the Arab world. He graduated from Damascus University in 1987 and since then has never looked back. He organised and participated in several exhibitions in Damascus in 1992, and even designed and executed the panoramic mural of Damascus Northern Entrance.  His work has been highly commended by critics and exhibited beyond Syria in Jordan, Qatar and even Europe – including France and Italy.

Art expert

Yasser Hamoud was born in Tartous, Syria, in 1963.