Tarek Butayhi was born in Damascus, Syria in 1982. He is a graudate of Damascus University's Faculty of Fine Arts with a degree in Painting (2006).

Butayhi has exhibited his works as part of numerous group shows in cities that include Damascus, Aleppo, Beirut, Cairo, Dubai, Kuwait City, New York, and London. He has also participated in several art fairs such as Beirut Art Fair (2013-2016), Art London (2014-2015), and Contemporary Istanbul (2013).

To date, Tarek Butayhi has held the following solo exhibitions:       

  • Dar Kalemat, Aleppo, Syria, 2009
  • Boushahri Art Gallery, Kuwait City, Kuwait, 2011 & 2016
  • Art on 56th, Beirut, Lebanon, 2013 & 2015
  • Artiform at Le Pois Penché, Montreal, Québec, Canada, 2015

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Bio information provided by artist, edited by Abdulah Al-Ghoul at Dar Al-Anda

Sep 25, 2016
The Flapping of Wings by Youssef Abdelke
Sep 28, 2016
Artist Statement: A Piece Of His Beautiful Soul/Humanity Is Going To Rub Off On Us
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(خفق اجنحة (يوسف عبدلكي
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(شيء من إنسانيته سيعلق بنا (فاروق يوسف