Blue Thorns, 2005
Sliman Mansour was born in Birzeit, Palestine in 1947, and studied at the Bezalel Academy of Art in Jerusalem. His career has included being a political cartoonist, teacher and writer. He was a founder member of the League of Palestinian Artists, and of the Al Wasiti Art Centre in Jerusalem. He has exhibited in many international exhibitions, including the 2002 São Paulo Biennale, the Sharjah and Cairo Biennales of 1995 and 1998, and the Made in Palestine exhibition that toured the US (2003-06). Lives and works in Jerusalem.
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