Taysir Batniji (b. 1966, Gaza) is an
interdisciplinary visual artist who divides his time between
France and Palestine, developing a practice including drawing,
painting, installation and performance often closely related
to his heritage. Since 2001 Batniji has focused on photography
and video. He has participated in numerous international
exhibitions in Europe and beyond, including Untitled
(12th Istanbul Biennial), Future of a Promise, a
collateral event of the 54th Venice Biennale and Seeing
is Believing, KW Institute for Contemporary Art, Berlin
and RAY 2012 Fotografieprojekte in Frankfurt.
Taysir Batniji is represented by Galerie Sfeir-Semler, Hamburg
& Beirut and Galerie Eric Dupont, Paris.