julie bou farah
Julie Bou Farah graduated in 1991with “Diplomes d etudes superieures” of Fine Arts at “Accademie Libanaise des Beaux Arts “, Alba Beirut and received her Master’s degree in Fine Arts. After graduating, she taught at the ALBA and at Notre Dame University, and lectured at the Lebanese University. Julie took part in several joint exhibitions in Lebanon including the salon d’Automne Sursock Museum, Beirut, the Janine Rubeiz Gallery, Beirut and the Estivales held in Deir el Qamar, the most recent being in 2008.
Julie’s joint exhibitions aboard include the Cork Gallery, London, 2004, La Marine Gallery, Nice Paris, 1999, Galery des Ponchettes, Nice, Paris, 1999, and Al majliss Art Gallery, Dubai, and the Regency International Hotel both in 1995.
Her individual exhibitions were held at the French Cultural Center, Deir el Qamar, in 2000, at the French Cultural Center, Badaro, in 1995. In 1992 she was honored with Societaire au Grand Palais Salon d’automne Paris, where she has also exhibited, and was also awarded the Henry Matisse first prize at Nice, France, in the 16th biennal UMAM in 1999.
Her art work represents daily life in its simple state. Julie is inspired by everything around her, everything that makes her think and smile and dream of creating an infinity of images and colors. Julie became member of Lebanese Artists Association, Painters and Sculptors, in 1992.