Mouna Ikhlassy

Born in Aleppo in 1967 to architects parents and literature and art oriented family.
Opened in 1993 a handicraft and design shop in Aleppo where she created handmade modern design rugs, patchworks and among others blown glass items.

2003-2007 attended Faculty of Fine Arts at Private University for Arts and Sciences (Aleppo Syria).
2007 Graduated with a bachelor degree in Interior Design.
Studied painting and engraving techniques with the Italian artist Giulia Napoleone.

2007-2008 Worked as assistant of Giulia Napoleone at Aleppo private University,  as Giulia Napoleone teaching drawing and painting techniques.

2008-2009  Taught drawing and painting techniques to second, third and fourth year classes at Aleppo private University as main teacher

2009 Attended a 2 weeks course in engraving techniques in Urbino (Italy) (Corsi Estivi Internazionali Per l’Incisione Artistica) Association Keishiro Arte Urbino with Professor Rossano Guerra.
Settled in Brussels since August 2012.