In the arabic world, Hajar Issa is well-known as an artist and art director for movie and television productions. 2015 he fled from the war in his home country Syria. Now he enjoys living with his family in peace and happiness in Wohltorf. The art of painting allowed him to overcome his traumas and depressions he suffered from since his dangerous escape. His works stand out by their bright colors, their ventured combinations of colors and the recurring motifs like his family, animals or beautiful landscapes. They show his memories of his home – they underline its beauty, they are touching, are telling stories and making people pensive.