Yasser Dweik was born in Palestine in 1940. He studied Fine Arts in Baghdad and Graphic Arts in Britain and worked teaching in schools, colleges and universities. He has also worked in the field of educational supervision in Jordan and the United Arab Emirates and also worked in preparing and presenting TV programs. He has critical writings in technical fields, newspapers and books in the field of Art Education. Dweik held sixteen solo exhibitions inside Jordan and abroad, and participated in more than thirty exhibitions regionally and internationally, winning Arab and international prizes. He is a member of a number of federations and associations of art in the Arab world and internationally and was the President of the Association of Fine Artists in Jordan for five years.