Hammoud Chantout is active/lives in Syrian Arab Republic. Hammoud Chantout is known for painting.
Biography Hammoud Chantout
Hammoud Chantout was born in Hama, Syria in 1956, he is known for heavily textured mixed media canvases that, although often portraying figurative subject matter, are executed with abstract approaches. Delicate yet tactile with an air of mystery, his layered compositions are otherworldly.
A graduate of the Faculty of Fine Arts at the University of Damascus in 1980, he continued his studies at the renowned Ecole Nationale Superieure des Beaux Arts in Paris, where he received first prize in the Admissions Competition. After obtaining a degree that was distinguished with honours in 1984, he returned to Syria where he taught at the Fine Arts and Drawing Centre in Damascus. A prominent member of the contemporary Syrian art scene, he has
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