Dieb Oroubah

©Alexandre Katchkaev
  • country
  • Syria
  • disciplines
  • drawing, painting, sculpture, collage
  • languages
  • Arabic, French
  • born on 20.08.1968
  • in Damascus, Syria
  • lives in Créteil, France

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Born in 1968 in Damascus, Syria, Oroubah Dieb is a visual artist. She graduated from the Institute of Practical Arts in Damascus in 1991, creating important works and exhibiting in various art galleries around the world.  Since her arrival in France in 2016 she favors using the brush chisel. The main subjects she approaches are exile, refugee camps, women and children. She conducts aid and prevention projects in refugee camps in Lebanon and runs workshops for children. She exhibits at the International Women Film Festival of Créteil, at Saint Briac, at the Cité Internationale des Arts – Site de Montmartre (for the festival Visions of Exile 2018), at the Villa Rose, at The dissident CLUB, at Carpentras, Rouen, Pernes les Fontaines, at the Galerie Terrain Vagh, at the Pavillon Carré de Baudouin (festival Visions of Exile 2020). She is a member of the agency of artists in exile since 2017.