ARTIST BIOGRAPHY


Born in Lebanon (1984), Belgian-Lebanese artist Sandra Issa studied visual arts in Beirut, Lebanon and Lille, France. Her work is mainly based on drawing and installation in which she comments on daily life and stories spread by the news. She exhibits her work in Europe and the Middle-East, where she also worked as a creative assistant in galleries and art venues. She is now based in Namur, Belgium.


SOLO EXHIBITIONS
2016          Window on Muscat, Gallery Sarah, Muscat, Oman
2016          From Beirut to Brussels, Galleri Klaustur, Skriduklaustur, Iceland
2015          Journal d’Ailleurs, Recent Drawings at Residence des Arts, Moncontour, Brittany, France

COLLECTIVE EXHIBITIONS
2016         Odyssée, Galerie du Beffroi, Namur, Belgique
2015         Prix du Hainaut des Arts Plastiques, Musee des Beaux-Arts, Charleroi, Belgium
2015         Drawings and Paintings, Vitrine Fraiche, Tournai, Belgium
2015         ICON, Spring collective expo at Kulter, A Lab, Amsterdam-The Netherlands
2013         Art/World/Disaster, a collective exhibition within a project by artist Pedro Lasch at AUB Byblos Bank Art Gallery, American University of Beirut - Lebanon
2013         Abu Dhabi Art Fair, a collective exhibition with Galerie Janine Rubeiz, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
2013          Beirut Art Fair, a collective exhibition with Galerie Janine Rubeiz, Beirut-    Lebanon
2013          SHATTERED FACES, a joint exhibition with artist Ahmed Kleige at Galerie Janine Rubeiz, Beirut-Lebanon
2013          Recent Works, a collective exhibition at Galerie Janine Rubeiz, Beirut-Lebanon
2012          Dialogue, a joint exhibition with Arlette Sauveur at Zakirat Amchit, Amchit-Lebanon
2012          Works on Paper, collective exhibition at Galerie Janine Rubeiz, Beirut, Lebanon
2012          ART  VENTURE  !   An artist-run collective exhibition and happening at The Union (The Alleyway Group) in Beirut, Lebanon
2012          Trashy Treasures, collective exhibition, l’Atelier, Beirut, Lebanon