Born in Gaza in 1974, Ayman Essa graduated with a Bachelor's degree in Fine Arts from the Al Najah University in Nablus. In 2011, he obtained a Master's degree in Fine Arts, specialising in Painting from the University of Helwan. Essa’s paintings are characterised by their vibrant colours and their enlarged human figures of women mostly.
- Inside, Outside the Box - 2012 in Najah University of Nablus / Nablus / Palestine
- Colours of Hope - 2011 in UNDP / Jerusalem / Palestine
- Confluence - 2010 in Galerie Braffault / Montauban / France