Mohammed Joha Palestine, b. 1978

“Collage helped me express the true nature of abandoned houses so common in Palestine,” he says. Using diverse fabric, textiles and papers, the multilayered compositions refl ect intimacy, vulnerability and home."

 

Mohammed Joha in HarpersBazaarArabia.com/art Spring 2018

Mixed media artist Mohammed Joha is distinguished by his elaborate personal style of painting, a masterly combination of various artistic elements in his compositions, and the encoding of sophisticated messages. Through mixed techniques of painting, collages, installation, together with a most spontaneous, expressive style, much of his work has explored the questions and conditions of childhood and the loss of innocence and freedom experienced by generations of children from his region.