Fayez Al Hasani’s work resonates with ‘ethnic’ undertones and the symbolism that he employs typically holds a dual meaning. In ‘Embrace’, the orange, often a symbol of love and marriage, also represents nostalgia for the strength and perseverance of the past.
Born in 1952 in Gaza, Fayez Al Hasani holds a BA in Fine Art from Cairo University. He currently teaches Fine Art in the Education department at UNRWA. He previously taught art at the Teachers Institute in Algiers.Fayez has participated in a number of exhibitions in Algeria, Jordan and Palestine and is one of the founders of the Plastic Arts Association, based in Gaza.