Zeina Badran

Part-time faculty member

MS in Agriculture, American University in Beirut, Lebanon
Certificate in Fine Arts from Lebanese American University, Beirut, Lebanon
Certificates in Etching, Lithography and Silkscreen from ALBA, Beirut, Lebanon
Workshops in Etching and Collagraph from Artichoke studios, London, England

Zeina Badran is an instructor at LAU (Lebanese American University).  She has worked as a self-taught artist long before she studied art at LAU. Later on, she received certificates in Lithography, etching, and silkscreen printing from Lebanese Academy of Fine Arts (ALBA).  She is a member of the Lebanese Artists Association For Painters and Sculptors and Association Internationale des Arts Plastiques, UNESCO, and was awarded the Spirit of Excellence prize at the Lebanese American University, Fine Arts Department (2002). In 2010, she won the first prize from the Ministry of Culture for painting at the ‘Visual Art Forum’, at UNESCO, Beirut . In 2015, she participated in International Art Expo ‘IT’S LIQUID’,Venice, and ART14 in London. In 2014, she held a solo exhibition at Art on 56th gallery, and in 2010 and 2011, at Galerie 6 and at the Balamand University.  She also participated in numerous collective exhibitions at Galerie Janine Rubeiz, Alwane Gallery, Hamascayin Gallery, French Cultural Center, Salon d’Automne, Nicolas Sursock Museum during the past ten years.