Tarek Butayhi, born in 1982, is a talented young artist. He graduated from the Faculity of Fine Arts
Department of Painting in 2006. He has held solo exhibitions in his homeland, Kuwait, Lebanon, and
participated in various group exhibitions in Beirut, London, Istanbul and Cairo. However, his multitude
of skills is what brought him to Art on 56th‘s attention. Tarek‘s work is characterized by expressive
content and spontaneity. In his painting process, the colours define the shapes and exude emotion.
He focuses on portraiture, revealing the inner realm of his sitters.
Under the Same Roof
Women on canvas 2015 by Tarek Butayhi
"Women in canvas" by Tarek Butayhi