Dia Azzawi is active/lives in Iraq, England. Dia Azzawi is known for Iraqi culture themed sculpture and painting.
Dia al-Azzawi, a Baghdad, Iraq-born painter, is a painter, sculptor,
art consultant and author who, with a goal of promoting Iraqi and Arab
art, has written several articles on this subject and also arranged for
exhibitions of his work and that of his contemporaries.
In 1969 he formed the art group New Vision along with other artists
such as Rafa al-Nasiri, Mohammed Muhriddin, Ismail Fattah, Hachem al
Samarchi, and Saleh al-Jumaie. Al-Azzawi joined the One Dimension
group that Shakir Hassan al-Said initiated but remained within the fold
of New Vision until 1972.
Beyond painting, Al-Azzawi's work includes sculptures, prints, and
drawings, as well as books through which visual art interacts with
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