Noor Issa

Damascus, 1994

Noor Issa started her study at the Faculty of Fine Arts, Damascus University, but had to flee Syria because of the conflict. She has been living in Cairo, Egypt for two weeks, and then in Istanbul for almost 2 years, where she did volunteer work with kids, teaching arts and English. She came to the Netherlands end of 2014, where she started the orientation year in 2015 at the Gerrit Rietveld Academie in Amsterdam. She loves the most to paint and express her feelings in her paintings and art.