Poets & Artists

Tammam Azzam

Tammam Azzam is a Syrian artist. Tammam was born in Damascus, Syria in 1980, and received his artistic training from the Faculty of Fine Arts, University of Damascus with a concentration in oil painting. Following the start of the uprising in Syria, Azzam turned to digital media and graphic art to create visual composites of the conflict that resonated with international viewers. In recent years, Azzam has participated in solo, group, and large-scale international exhibitions. In 2016, Azzam received an artist fellowship at the Hanse- Wissenschaftskolleg Institute for Advanced Study in Delmonhost, Germany.