Born in 1980 in Hama, Syria, Azza graduated from Damascus University, Faculty of Fine Arts (Etching Department) in 2002. Her graduation project won a prize at the Ostrobothnian Museum 2002 Youth Engravers Competition, Vaasa-Finland. She has also won multiple other awards such as first prize in the Annual Youth Exhibition in Damascus 2006 and the third prize in Color of Damascus Exhibition 2005, Italy, curated by The European Commission Delegation.

Azza’s work has been exhibited widely in Damsacus, Beirut, Paris, Rome, Istanbul, Sofia, Uzice, Barcelona, Vaasa, London and Chicago and has been acquired by The British Museum, Atassi Foundation and others.