Renas Arif lives in Amsterdam. He was born in the Iraqi Kurdistan. As a small child Was he always made his toys in wood and clay.
Starting at the age of ten he made drawings and paintings of his favourite cartoon films.
he begin working as Illustrator and graphic designer in Iraq.
In 1995 Renas left Kurdistan and moved to Holland where he continues to develop
his career in art.
After the graduating of fine Arts academy; "Rietveld academy" in Amsterdam.
He learned among other things how to use different illustration techniques, how to make art works in various media, portrait/ caricature/ cartoon and model drawing, different styles like abstract and realistic, graphic design, advertising and video art.
He participated in group exhibitions in the following areas: Netherlands, Japan, Iran, Turkey, Iraq, and Columbia.
For more information’ check out the artist's website: www.renasart.tk