Artist, writer and academic, Youssef Ghazzawi was born in Khyiam, Lebanon. He studied fine art at ALBA, art history at Sorbonne, museum science at Modern Art Musuem, Paris and the practical application of stained glass at Lyon Blanché – applying the technique to a number of projects in France. In 1992, he was awarded a PhD in Fine Arts from the
University of Paris.
Youssef Ghazzawi has exhibited extensively in the Arab world and Europe as well as participating in fine arts
discourses and groups. He has also researched and
published fine arts texts and is a Professor at the Lebanese University.