Ali Jabbar is a painter, a sculptor and a graphic designer. He was born in Iraq in 1963, has lived in Denmark from 1992 to 2008 and has a Danish citizenship . Now he lives and works in London. He studied at the Institute of Fine Arts in Baghdad (1982-1987), at the Academy of Fine Arts in Baghdad (1987-1990) and the Graphic Design School in Copenhagen, Denmark.
Jabbar started his career in art in 1985. Between 1985-2009 he created 5 bronze statues in Iraq and participated in the Baghdad International Biennial, the Cairo Painting Biennial, the Tehran Painting Biennial, the Grand Palais Biennial in Paris and the Sharjah International Biennial. He participated in 85 group exhibitions in Denmark, Iraq, Sweden, Austria, Jordan, Egypt, Tunis, UAE, Finland, Poland, Lithuania, Latvia, Estonia, France, USA, Iran, Spain, Bahrain, Turkey ,Norway. He also did 8 solo exhibitions in Denmark, Germany, and Spain. He produced 14 stone and steel monumental works in Turkey, Iran, Bahrain, Oman, Lebanon, UAE and Germany.