Katya Traboulsi, born in 1960, is a Lebanese artist.
Her work has been internationally collected and exhibited in many art-forums including Algerian museum of Modern Art and the international Armory Show in NYC. Known as an artist not just a painter, her creative process embraces art in all it forms and in all media and has lead her to develop multiple art projects and publish two books: ‘of others’ (2011) and ‘Generation War’ (2013), She was commissioned by Montegrappa, to design the limited editions of the ‘Gibran Khalil Gibran’ pen as well as the ‘Calligraphy’ pen. (2015).
In the role of artist as curator Traboulsi created the critically acclaimed “Generation War” exhibit for the 2013 Beirut Art Fair and “Pictorialism” in Dubai..
She also runs the ‘Atelier’ for young talents in Dubai and Beirut since 2000.
SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS:
- 2015, ART SPACE DUBAI
- 2014, ART SPACE LONDON
- 2011, “Des Autres” exhibition and book signing at Marc Hachem Gallery, Paris
- 2011, “Des Autres” exhibition and book signing at The Venue, solidere, Beirut
- 2009, Basement Gallery, Dubai UAE
- 2007, Vivendy Gallery, Paris France
- 2004, Green Art Gallery, Dubai, UAE
- 2003, Green Art Gallery, Dubai, UAE
- 1997, Epreuve d’Artiste, Beirut, Lebanon
- 1995, Epreuve d’Artiste, Beirut, Lebanon
- 1994, Majlis Gallery, Dubai, UAE
- 1993, Epreuve d’Artiste, Beirut, Lebanon
- 1991, Majlis Gallery, Dubai, UAE
- 1986, Société Générale bank, Beirut, Lebanon
SELECTED GROUP EXHBITIONS:
- 2015 BEIRUT ART FAIR, (JENNIFER NORBACK GALLERY)
- 2014 ABUDHABI ART FAIR (SALWA ZEIDAN GALLERY)
- 2014 BEIRUT ART FAIR, (JENNIFER NORBACK GALLERY)
- 2014 ROGER CASTAN GALLERY PERPIGNAN
- 2014 ART 14 LONDON (ART SPACE)
- 2013 ART SPACE ‘DUBAI
- 2013 ABUDHABI ART FAIR (SALWA ZAIDAN GALLERY)
- 2013 JAMM ART KUWAIT
- 2013 ‘GENERATION WAR ‘ CURATED BY KATYA TRABOULSI. BEIRUT ART FAIR
- 2013 Art Paris, Mark Hachem Gallery.
- 2013 X Bienal Internacional de la Acuarela, Museo Nacionale de la Acuarela – Mexico
- 2012 This is not Wonderland, Beirut Art Fair – BIEL- Beirut- Lebanon
- 2011 Jamm, Kuwait
- 2010 KATZEN Art Center, American University Museum, Washington DC, USA
- 2009 Art DUBAI with Running Horse – Dubai UAE
- 2009 Desires, nightmares and dreams Running Horse, Beirut – Lebanon.
- 2008 L’art au Feminin Algiers Modern Art Museum, Algeria
- 2007 Espejismos – art from the Middle East, San Pedro Museo de Arte, Puebla – Mexico
- 2006 Women in Art, Courtyard Gallery, Dubai ,UAE
- 2005 Art and Design, Mark Hachem Gallery, New York, USA
- 2004 Les peintres a l’etranger, Galerie Jeanine Rubeiz, Beirut, Lebanon
- 2003 Art in Dubai, Mina Al Salam Hotel, Dubai, UAEv - 2002 Lebanese Patrimony, Al Bustan Rotana Hotel .Dubai ,UAE
- 2001 Contemporary Eye on Dubai, Dubai International Airport – UAE
- 2000 Lebanese painters Green Art Gallery, Dubai, UAE
- 1998 Green Art Gallery, Dubai, UAE Artuel – Beirut, Lebanon
- 1997 Green Art Gallery, Dubai, UAE
- 1996 Green Art Gallery, Dubai, UAE
EXCLUSIVE ARTWORK BY KATYA TRABOULSI