Nerian is a Palestinian visual artist currently based in London. She comes from a diverse educational background with two undergraduate degrees in Visual Communication and Philosophy and History of Art (BA). She started experimenting with moving image in 2015 during her undergrad in Tel Aviv-Jaffa, creating gifs and trying to integrate moving image projects wherever she could. Eventually, her work was featured in GIPHY and Vice alongside other media platforms and on-site group projections.
Her independent professional work started in 2018 where she worked with commercial and independent media outlets as an illustrator and animation director. In 2020 she directed and animated her first short film Sometimes, in my dreams…; a collaborative work with sound artist and musician Muhammad Abu Ahmad. In 2022 she directed and animated a music video Yaba in collaboration with the same artist.