Born in Beirut, 1971. Bassel Al Saadi is a self-taught artist, his artistic practices and skills relay on self-developed tools. Al Saadi has been awarded several times, one is the golden prize in Sculpture Competition at “Al Mahabba Festival” in Latakia 2003. His metal surfaces is what characterize his style as well as his paper collages over metal sheets. In 2010 Al Saadi started a new project, researching and exploring the colors of his surfaces. He lives and works in Damascus.