Rehab Nazzal

Rehab Nazzal is a Palestinian-born multidisciplinary artist based in Toronto. Nazzal holds an MFA from Ryerson University (Toronto), a BFA from the University of Ottawa, and a BA in Economics from Damascus University (Syria). Her video, photography, and sound work deal with representation of violence of war and colonialism. Nazzal’s work has been shown in Canada and internationally in both group and solo exhibitions and screenings.

Nazzal is currently pursuing her PhD in Art and Visual Culture at the University of Western Ontario (Canada).


Military Exercise in the Negev Prison

2014, 06:36 minutes, B&W, Arabic and Hebrew with English Subtitles


2012, 04:30 minutes, B&W, Silent


2012, 04:00 minutes, B&W, Silent

ONE-Thousand Palestinian Political Prisoners

2012, 04:00 minutes, B&W, Silent


2012, 11:00 minutes, B&W, Arabic with English Subtitles

2010, 04:00 minutes, colour

A Night at Home

2009, 04:00 minutes, English Subtitles

Critical Writing

A Refusal of Images
by Kirsty Robertson. C Magazine, Summer 2012.