Bio

Nasr Abdel Aziz Eleyan (born 1941) is a Jordanian artist of Palestinian descent and a television interior designer/producer. He was born in the former village of az-Zakariyya, located north of Hebron in the former British Mandate of Palestine. The town was captured by Israeli forces during the 1948 Arab-Israeli War.

Nasr grew up in the Palestinian refugee camp of Ein as-Sultan near Jericho, where he began painting as a child. He studied fine arts and film in Moscow, Baghdad, Cairo andLondon. He currently lives in Amman, Jordan where he teaches fine arts at the University of Jordan.