Zeina Saket is an artist and art curator, living and working in Jordan. The artist was born in 1985, graduated with a B.A. in Visual Arts from The Faculty of Fine Arts in Jordan University in 2006. She worked as a T.A. of Islamic Art History, Contemporary Art , History & Theory of Art. She also worked as the Art Manager and Curator at the Children’s Museum Jordan for five years.
The artist is inspired by the beauty of Islamic Art, calligraphy, photography & contemporary abstract painting. She reflects multi-layers of mixed media and virtual images creating images that hide behind images. Through her paintings, videos and installations, Zeina reflects metaphysical and mystical inspirations into art form, taking the viewer into personal journeys of self-discovery and mysticism.
Zeina joined several local group exhibitions presenting art installation pieces and video art pieces. She was also the curator for three art exhibitions including installation pieces and video screenings at The Children’s Museum Jordan. Illuminated Verses: “Contemplations with Hafiz “is the artist’s first solo exhibition.