Lucien Samaha (b. 1958, Beirut) is a New York-based photographer whose work has been shown internationally, including in exhibitions at the Museum für Moderne Kunst, Frankfurt and at the Cooley Gallery, Reed College, Portland. He was a finalist for the 2004 Nam June Paik Award. After his time at TWA, Samaha worked for Eastman Kodak Company and then as a DJ on the 107th floor of the World Trade Center, continuing to document his hours at work and his personal life.
Banner image: Basel Abbas and Ruanne Abou Rahme, detail of The Zone, 2011, video installation, East Jerusalem, The Jerusalem Show 2011. Photograph by Issa Freij. Courtesy of Al-Ma'mal Foundation, Jerusalem.