Emily Jacir is active/lives in Palestinian Territory, Occupied, Italy. Emily Jacir is known for installation art, film, photography performance, video.
Emily Jacir is a Palestinian artist. Born in Bethlehem, Jacir spent her childhood in Saudi Arabia, and then attended high school in Italy. She also graduated with an art degree from the Memphis College of Art. She divides her time between Rome, Italy and Ramallah, the West Bank Palestinian city.
Jacir works in a variety of media including film, photography, installation, performance, video, writing and sound. She has exhibited extensively throughout the Americas, Europe, and the Middle East since 1994, holding solo exhibitions in places including New York, Los Angeles, Ramallah, Beirut, London and Linz.
Active in the building of Ramallah's art scene since 1999, Jacir has also worked with various organizations including the Qat ... Displaying 750 of 5522 characters.