Iyad Sabbah born in gaza in 1973 . He obtained the B.A in Fine Arts from the University of Tarablus , Libya and a Master degree in sculpture from the Helwan University – Cairo , Egypt. Sabbah tought in the Fine Arts Department at Al-Aqsa University in Gaza . He is a member of the Fine Artists Association and the General Union of Artists in Palestine . Sabbah has been active in contemporary art for more than 15 years , and has participated in several solo and group exhibitions that took place in different countries . His work is famous for its simplicity in symbolizing reality and mixing sculpture with painting .