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: Pascal Hachem, detail from Banquet of Laws, from the series No Condition is Permanent, 2007, Saha El Hachimiya, Amman city center, Jordan - date: 26.05.2007 at 19:00, chairs (rented), tables (rented) and accessories (full table set). Courtesy of the artist.