An Iraqi world class artist residing in San Diego- California, Qais Al-Sindy impresses in a variety of mediums, including painting, installations, video, conceptual, and performances. But first and foremost he considers himself a painter, and it is through pigments on canvas that best express his representation of life and its complex emotions.
Qais Al-Sindy was born in Baghdad (1967) and currently resides in San Diego, California. He received B.Sc., college of Engineering, Baghdad University in 1989. Thereafter, he started to study Art. In 2000, he received BA, Academy of Fine Arts, in Baghdad University in which he got his MFA (Master in Fine Art) in 2004.