Linda Al Khoury
Founder of Fann Wa Chai 'Art Gallery and Tea Bar', Curator at the Image Festival Amman
Member of the Jury
Linda Al Khoury, Born in 1979, In Amman – Jordan, Linda was fascinated by photography as a child and began taking pictures at the age of 13 when she was given her first 110mm compact camera. In 1998 Linda took her first course in black and white photography followed by special studies in 2002 at The Saint Spirit University / Keslik, in Lebanon. In 2007, with her accumulated experience, Linda established Darat Al Tasweer. Linda has been teaching photography since 2005, she works as a professional photographer specialized in architecture. She dedicates time for her passion to the art of documentary photography with several projects that have been exhibited in different locations over the world. Since 2011 Linda curates the Image Festival Amman, the first international festival in the region dedicated to Documentary Art Photography. In 2013 Linda established Fann Wa Chai ‘Art Gallery and Tea Bar’ a cultural space in Amman that aims at engaging the public with arts and culture.