PAINTER, ILLUSTRATOR AND ARABIC TRANSLATOR By artist: R. Jean Vallieres M.O.
Since youth, May Alsouz has been attracted to color, paper, and the works of famous artists. From early childhood she found herself painting and passionately studying art books. After having taken her Bachelor's degree from the Academy of Fine Arts, Bagdad University, she soon discovered that knowledge of the English language was an indispensable tool needed to advance her understanding the art of multiple cultures and civilizations. This led her to return to Baghdad University where she earns her second bachelor’s degree, this time in the English Language. Her forty year journey as an artist has enabled May to develop a...