A prominent artist in Iraq, Fakhir Mohammed was born in Babylon in 1954. He received a Bachelors degree in Painting from AFA in 1977 and an Advanced Painting Degree from AFA in 1980. He was the recipient of numerous awards including: Second Prize, UAE, 1984; Silver Prize, Faiq Hassan Young Artists Competition, Baghdad, 1985; Merit Award, Cagnes-sur-Mer Festival, France, 1984. His artwork has been collected internationally in: Jordan; UAE; Yemen; Libya; Italy; France; Germany; Netherlands; Spain.
Fakhir Mohammed is a founding member of the group “The Four” and is an Assistant Art Professor at the University of Babylon. He currently lives in Hilla, Iraq,