Portrait of Nabil Nahas - photo credits Steve Benisty

Nabil Nahas

Abstract Art

March 3, 2013

Nabil Nahas grew up in Cairo and Beirut, before moving to the United States for college to study at Louisiana State University. He is the younger brother of the Lebanese/Brazilian businessman Naji Nahas. He earned a BFA in 1971 and an MFA from Yale University in 1973. Encounters with contemporary painters at Yale influenced Nahas to move to New York after graduation.

Featured image: Portrait of Nabil Nahas - photo credits Steve Benisty