Khaled Barakeh

Chairman and manager, coculture e.V.

(b. 1976)

Khaled Barakeh is an internationally recognized Syrian artist and cultural activist. He moved to Europe in 2008, where he has built a large artistic and cultural network as well as established himself on the global contemporary art scene.

He has created and managed art projects around the world and has been in key figure in facilitating the European integration of Syrian artists, helping them find a place within the existing artistic community. Barakeh’s work is political as well as socially engaged.

For more information about the education, work and experience of Khaled Barakeh please see his website