Maeen Aleryani (b. Sanaa, Yemen) is an artist and photographer based in Sanaa, Yemen. Since 2013, he has been drawn to the arts and culture. His pictorial ideas are inspired by his immediate surroundings and culture and embody them with images and texts. Maeen aspires to explore photography as a tool for in-depth expression to attract the viewers’ emotions using their senses.
Awards & Grants
2022 Hadhramout Culture Foundation, Heritage Symphonies.
2021 Goethe-Institut Jordan, Cultural Network Yemen.
2020 Arab Funds for Arts and Culture (AFAC), Support Artist.
2019 Qomera Company, The story of the moments, Saudi Arabia.
2019 Rassef, Basement Cultural Foundation, Sana’a, Yemen.
Selected Group Exhibitions
2022 Invisible Connections, Bozar Centre for Fine Arts, Brussels.
2020 Culture, Heritage and Youth Nexus in Yemen, Bozar Museum, Brussels.
2019 Resilience Through Everyday, Scotland, UK.
2013 Behance Portfolio Reviews, Sana’a, Yemen.
Maeen Aleryani Photographs Yemen’s Vibrant Street Life, GQ Middle East.
Culture, Heritage and Youth Nexus in Yemen, UNESCO.