Merna Liddawi

Merna Liddawi is an award winning international artists who exhibited in Portugal, London, Venice, Florence and Malta. She finished her MFA with distinction from West Dean College specialising in early painting techniques. She has more than 10 years teaching experience and her work is sought after and been written about by different curators.

Describe your approach to teaching:
My approach to teaching is experimental and playful. I encourage my students to push their boundaries, think outside the box and be original as each student is unique in his/her own way.

What inspires your own work?
I desire to create a space of contemplation to experience inner peace and beauty in a busy world. I am inspired by the Byzantine icon paintings and the natural world around us.

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