About This Artist
Lebanese-American artist Nevine Mattar expresses her art through different mediums such as design, murals, paintings, Papier-mâché, books and illustrations, and collage. She has studied art, mainly Sumi-e, in Japan, and Painting and Illustration in London, Los Angeles, and New York. Mattar currently teaches Cultural Studies at the American University of Beirut, Balamand University, Haigazian University and the Lebanese American University. She is involved in numerous communal activities that aim to enlighten people to the arts of recycling. She is also the founder of the first Papier-Mâché Association in Lebanon.