Marc Balakjian grew up in Lebanon and moved to London to study architecture in 1966. He went on to study painting at Hammersmith School of Art and printmaking at the Slade School of Fine Art. Balakjian has taught printmaking in many art schools in Great Britain, Europe and the US. He has exhibited worldwide in group and solo shows and his work is held in major public collections including the Victoria and Albert Museum, London; Bibliotheque Nationale, Paris and the National Gallery of Art, Washington.
To ensure the health and safety of the public, IMMA’s galleries will be closed from the evening of Friday 18 September until Saturday 10 October 2020. The grounds of IMMA and the RHK will remain open. Thank you for your cooperation.