Bahram Hajou

Syria, b. 1952

currently lives and works in Germany


Oil on canvas

An auction record was set for Bahram Hajou (German) 1952 Neo-Expressionist.

His paintings are in the properties of public institutions and private collectors,

Hajou participated in various exhibitions in Germany, Mexico, France, Syria and the UAE, and was honored with an exhibition at the Salon d’Automne, one of the most prestigious galleries in Paris. His first exhibition was held in 1983 in Germany, followed by others in the UK, Hungary and New York. 

Bahram Hajou left his homeland in Syria when he was just 20 and went to Baghdad to study at the Fine Arts Academy there, after which he moved to Prague and later to East and West Berlin before settling down and completing his studies in Muenster, Germany.