Alaa Abu Asad

Alaa Abu Asad is a Palestinian artist who lives and works in the Netherlands. He received a BFA from the photography department at Bezalel Academy in Jerusalem; and MA from the Dutch Art Institute (DAI) in Arnhem, the Netherlands. Alaa’s work is focused on the image and its various uses and readings, and it has featured in Alfilm - Arab Film Festival Berlin; 5th Cairo Video Festival, Medrar, Cairo; All the Other Lovers, 98 Weeks/Project Space, Beirut; and others. He has worked as an assistant curator for the UNRWA audio-visual archive exhibition “The Long Journey” in Jerusalem, and for “Never Part Exhibition” at the Palestinian Museum.