Hilda Hiary

Hilda Hiary is an artist whose work demand contemplation of its unique qualities. She lives and works in her native Jordan but is also a cosmopolitan global citizen and very widely traveled since she was a child and has exhibited at very important venues including recent exhibitions in the United States, Europe, Africa, Asia and Middle East.

Over the years, her prolific presence and persistence has vaulted her to the top of a select group of female artists emerging into global space from the specific cultural environments of their Middle Eastern origins.

Hiary was awarded by the “Cairo international Biennale” first prize for “Tarabeesh” video installation in 2006, the “Asian international Biennale” first prize for painting in 2007 and the “Tehran international Biennale” second prize for paintings.