Hossam Dirar is an Egyptian contemporary artist that was born and raised in Cairo, Egypt. Graduating from The Faculty of Applied Arts of Helwan University, Hossam got interested in calligraphy and its relation to art, he worked as a graphic designer.
Hossam started as a professional artist in 2010 and became known in Egypt and the Middle East as a contemporary artist for his innovation in art techniques and his unique graphic artworks that were accentuated by hand paint. Hossam exhibited in private galleries and showrooms.
He was one of 12 new emerging artists from around the globe that Saatchi invested in, that made his pieces desirable by collectors internationally.