Aissa Deebi, This is How I See Gaza, 2017, ink on paper, 50 x 70 cm, courtesy of Zawyeh Gallery and the artist.
Zawyeh is an independent visual arts gallery founded in Ramallah, Palestine, in 2013. The gallery’s mission is to promote emerging and established Palestinian artists – from Palestine and the Diaspora – through various thematic exhibitions at home and aboard. The gallery seeks to advance excellent contemporary and modern Palestinian art internationally through the participation in art fairs, exhibitions and bespoke art projects. The gallery specializes in supporting young artist to grow their art and portfolios. Since its establishment, the gallery has held a number of solo and collective exhibitions showcasing a variety of mediums including painting, sculpture, installations, video and photography.
Zawyeh believes resilience in the face of adversity in Palestine engenders creativity and artistic excellence.
Karim Abu Shakra