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Ashraf Fayadh is a Palestinian artist and poet. He was born in 1980 in Saudi Arabia and grew up in Jeddah. He studied philosophy at the University of Petra in Jordan and has since become a prominent figure in the contemporary art and poetry scenes in the Middle East. Fayadh is the author of two collections of poetry, Instructions Within (2008) and If I Were Another (2014). He has also published a book of short stories, The Crown of Thorns (2015). His work has been translated into several languages, including English, French, Spanish, and German. Fayadh has exhibited his artwork in numerous galleries and museums around the world, including the Tate Modern in London, the Centre Pompidou in Paris, and the Guggenheim in New York. He has also been featured in several international art festivals, including the Sharjah Biennial in the United Arab Emirates and the Venice Biennale in Italy. In 2015, Fayadh was arrested in Saudi Arabia and sentenced to death for apostasy. After an international outcry, his sentence was reduced to eight years in prison and 800 lashes. He was released in 2019.

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Age 43 years old
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Born , 1980
Birthplace Saudi Arabia

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In January 2017, Fayadh shared the Oxfam Novib/PEN Award for Freedom of Expression with Malini Subramaniam.


In December 2015, Fayadh became Honorary Member of German PEN, combined with a new protest note. In November 2015, the Berlin International Literature Festival published an appeal to support Ashraf Fayadh with a Worldwide Reading on January 14, 2016. Adam Coogle, a Middle East researcher for Human Rights Watch, said Fayadh’s death sentence showed Saudi Arabia’s "complete intolerance of anyone who may not share government-mandated religious, political and social views."


After an argument at a café, Fayadh was detained by religious police in Abha, released on bail, then rearrested and tried in early 2014. He was sentenced to four years in prison and 800 lashes. A Saudi appeals court returned the case to the lower court where a new judge was assigned to the case. On November 17, 2015, Fayadh was sentenced to death by beheading for apostasy. Evidence included several poems within his 2008 book Instructions Within, Twitter posts, and conversations Fayadh had in an Abha coffee shop, in which he was accused of having promoted atheism.


Ashraf Fayadh (Arabic: أشرف فياض ‎, born 1980 in Saudi Arabia) is an artist and poet of Palestinian origin. He is the son of refugees from Khan Yunis in the Gaza Strip and lives in Saudi Arabia. He was active in the British-Arabian arts organization, Edge of Arabia, and organized exhibitions of Saudi art in Europe and Saudi Arabia. In November 2015, he was sentenced to death by beheading for apostasy. The Saudi court overturned the death sentence three months later, imposing an eight-year prison term with 800 lashes.