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I Still Have the Key to my House

Size/50 x 38 cm
Price/$1,200

The Veil

Size/50 x 38 cm
Price/$1,200

Spring Exodus

Size/76 x 50 cm
Price/$5,000

Soaring Spirits

Size/50 x 76 cm
Price/$4,000

Arab Spring

Size/76 x 50 cm
Price/$1,200

Veil of Dreams

Size/76 x 50 cm
Price/$1,200

Moonlight Fishing

Size/76 x 76 cm
Price/$1,400

Changing Perceptions II

Size/20 x 16 cm
Price/$850

My Mother’s Touch

Size/50 x 38 cm
Price/$3,200

Women Against the Night

Size/50 x 76 cm
Price/$1,600

Sisters Too

Size/76 x 50 cm
Price/$1,400

Eye of the Beholder

Size/50 x 38 cm
Price/$1,200

Abaya Leger

Size/50 x 38 cm
Price/$1,200

Abaya Mondrian

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Helen Zughaib

Birth Year

Country of birth

Country of residence

1959

Beirut, Lebanon

Washington, DC

Artist’s Story

Helen Zughaib was born in Beirut, Lebanon, living in the Middle East and Europe before moving to America to study art at Syracuse University / Helen currently lives in Washington, DC / As an Arab American, Helen feels that her background allows her to approach experiences as an observer of both Arab and American cultures / She paints primarily in gouache, ink on board and canvas / Her work has been exhibited in galleries and museums across Europe, USA and Lebanon / Her paintings are included in many collections including the White House, World Bank and Library of Congress / She has had over 20 solo shows across the USA and the Middle East / In addition, her paintings have been gifted to heads of state by President Obama and former Secretary of State, Hilary Clinton/

Full CV

Education

Syracuse University, Syracuse, New York
College of Visual and performing Arts, Bachelor of Fine Arts, 1981
Northeast London Polytechnic School of Art, London, England

Solo Exhibitions

2016 York College of Pennsylvania, York, PA
2015 Mamia Bretesche Gallery, Paris, France
2015 Woman’s National Democratic Club, Washington, DC
2015 University of Maryland University College, Adelphi, MD
2015 Arab American National Museum, Dearborn, MI
2014 Gallery Al-Quds, Palestine Center, Washington, DC
2014 Sharjah Expo Centre, Sharjah, United Arab Emirates
2014 University of Maryland, Baltimore , Baltimore, MD
2013 Syra Arts Gallery, Washington, DC
2013 Protea Gallery, San Diego, CA
2012 Covington and Burling, Washington, DC
2012 Woodrow Wilson Center, Washington, DC
2012 Stimson Center, Washington, DC
2012 Gallery Al Quds, Palestine Center,Washington, DC
2010 Agial Gallery, Beirut, Lebanon
2008 International Visions Gallery, Washington, DC
2007 Woodrow Wilson Center, Washington, DC
2007 ART Station Gallery, Stone Mountain, GA
2006 Watergate Gallery, Washington, DC
2006 Georgetown University, Washington, DC
2005 Dadian Gallery, Washington, DC
2005 Hugo House Gallery, Seattle, WA
2005 International Visions Gallery, Washington, DC
2004 Maryland Hall, Annapolis, MD
2004 Palestine Center, Gallery Al Quds, Washington, DC
2004 Children’s National Hospital, Washington, DC
2003 Watergate Gallery, Washington, DC
2002 EuropArt Gallery, Pittsburgh, PA
2002 International Visions Gallery, Washington, DC
2001 Covington and Burling, Washington, DC
2001 Atrium Gallery, Washington, DC
2001 Greenberg House, Washington, DC
2001 Embassy of Lebanon, Washington, DC
2000 National Republican Convention, Philadelphia, PA
2000 Palestine Center, Gallery Al Quds, Washington, DC
1999 International Visions Gallery, Washington, DC
1998 Grand Hyatt, Washington, DC
1997 Russell Rotunda, United States Capitol, Washington, DC
1997 Artifice Gallery, Syracuse, NY
1995 Arts Club of Washington, Washington, DC
1993 Artifice Gallery, Syracuse, NY
1990 Alif Gallery, Washington, DC
1988 National Institute of Health, Washington, DC
1987 Omni Shoreham, Washington, DC
1987 Levine school of Music, Washington, DC
1987 Arts Club of Washington, Washington, DC

National and International Juried Exhibitions

2016 Museum at Tamastslikit Cultural Institute, Pendleton, OR
2016 St. John’s Cathedral, Spokane, WA
2016 Gallery Al Quds, Washington, DC
2016 Smith Center for the Arts, Washington, DC
2016 University of District of Columbia, Washington, DC
2016 Dadian Gallery, Wesley Theological Seminary, Washington, DC
2016 Arab American National Museum, Dearborn, MI
2016 Trinity Church Wall Street, New York, NY
2016 Watergate Gallery, Washington, DC
2015 Eye Street Gallery, Washington, DC
2015 Cathedrale Saint-Etienne, Metz, France
2015 Cambridge Multicultural Arts Center, Cambridge, MA
2015 Smith Center for the Arts, Washington, DC
2015 LumineArte Gallery, Dallas, TX
2015 York College Galleries, York, PA
2015 Cafritz Foundation Arts Center, Montgomery College, Montgomery, MD
2015 Dadian Gallery, Washington, DC
2015 P21 Gallery, London, UK
2015 The Bridge, St. Martin-in-the-Fields, London, UK
2015 Flashpoint Gallery, Washington, DC
2015 The Bridge, Westtown Hub Gallery, Cairo, Egypt
2015 The Bridge, Saint Germaine de Pres Cathedral, Paris, France
2015 WPA Select, Artisphere, Arlington, VA
2014 Salem College, Winston Salem, NC
2014 LuminArte Gallery, Dallas, TX
2014 CARAVAN, Cathedral Saint John the Divine, New York, New York

Career Highlights

  • Artworks are included in many collections which include The White House, World Bank, Library of Congress, US Consulate General, Canada
  • Artworks have been gifted to heads of state by President Obama and former Secretary of State, Hilary Clinton
  • Over 20 solo exhibitions across the U.S. and the Middle East (Agial Gallery)