- Born in Hama
- studied oil painting in Rome 1957-1964, then stage design 1962-1964 and later followed up his higher education in Paris
- Worked as a professor of oil painting at the faculty of Fine Arts Damascus until retirement
- individual and group exhibitions in Syria and abroad.
- Tackes contemporary human problems in a surrealistic style.
- His works are in the National Museum in Damascus, the Ministry of Culture , and in private collections