Size: 60(w) x 60(h) cm
Holder of a Higher Studies’ Diploma in Painting and a Master’s degree in murals from the Lebanese University, Wafaa Manafikhi is a talented painter and arts teacher who was born in Tripoli, Lebanon in 1974. For almost twenty years, Manafikhi worked as an art teacher at different schools in Tripoli, including the prestigious Tripoli Evangelical School where she spent the last 17 years. Over the course of her career, Manafikhi held 2 individual exhibitions and participated in over 30 collective exhibitions and cultural events in different Lebanese regions.
She has received several acknowledgements and appreciation certificates from El Mina Municipality, the Ministry of Cultural Affairs and Higher Education, the Municipality of Ehden and Zgharta, the Agence Intergouvernementale de la Francophonie, Al Rabita Al Sakafieh in Tripoli, and the Association of Lebanese Painters and Sculptors, among others. Manafikhi is currently member of the Lebanese Artists Association for Painters & Sculptors (LAAPS) and of the Lebanese Association for Plastic Arts.