Gerrit Rietveld Academie, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
About Hrair Sarkissian
Hrair Sarkissian is a photographer. Born and raised in Damascus, Syria, he earned his foundational training at his father’s photographic studio, where he spent all his childhood vacations and where he worked full-time for twelve years after high school. During this time he assisted several European photographers doing projects in Syria, who introduced him to contemporary photography.