Tanal Barakat is a Los Angeles based artist who graduated from the University of
California, Los Angeles in 2008 with a B.A. in Art in addition to a minor in
Arabic language. He is currently working as a freelance artist and has also
worked as a curator, hosting art exhibitions showcasing a variety of artists
of different genres.
His diverse body of work is representative of his versatile style and media
Tanal's work is heavily influenced by Near Eastern aesthetics, grounded
in the context of the present, and engages with global socio-political issues as well
as lighter subjects.