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Athar Jaber


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Athar Jaber is a contemporary artist with an established international career. He exhibited in various international venues around the world such as Washington D.C., Miami, Dubai, London, Berlin, Prague, Zurich, Rome, Florence, Havana among many others.

He is specialized in stone carving and has been teaching the craft for more than a decade.

He holds a PhD in the Visual arts and currently serves as an Associate Professor at Antwerp’s Royal Academy of Fine Arts where he has been teaching stone carving for over 12 years.
He also serves as a member of the Flemish Young Academy.

Additionally, he has lectured all over the world including: Florence’s Academy of Fine Arts, Opificio delle Pietre Dure, Florence; ETH, Zurich; ISA, Havana; UCM, Madrid; SMAK, Ghent; Gerhard Marcks Haus, Bremen; Palestinian Museum, Occupied West-Bank; Malaika, Lubumbashi; Cultural Majlis, NYC.

His work has been recognized by international organizations and is to be found in both public and private collections such as: FAO headquarters, Rome; Barjeel Art Foundation, Sharjah; The Palestinian Museum, Occupied West-Bank; National Museum of Fine Arts, Havana; National Museum of Art, Lubumbashi.

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