Maral Der Boghossian is Lebanese artist, born in 1976 in Paris from Armenian origin.
She lives and works in Beirut and comes from a family of artists: her mother Gulen is sculptor, her late maternal uncle Haroutioun Torossian (1933-2022) is a painter and my father, a landscape painter. Their support had shaped her choices on her artistic path.
She holds a master’s degree in Fine Arts from the Faculty of Fine Arts and Architecture of the Lebanese University.
So far, she has held 3 solo exhibitions: at the Goethe Institute (Beirut, 2002), at Cilicia Museum (Antelias, 2003), and in Alwane Gallery (Beirut, 2012)
In 2001 she was awarded as artist in residence in Vienna Austria under the patronage of UNESCO - Aschberg Fund.
Her work focuses on urban and suburban cityscapes she used to dream about since she was a child.