A Syrian Artist residing in Istanbul, Adnan was born in Qamisly in 1984, a Kurdish city in the northeast of Syria on the border of Turkey. With a background in fine arts from Damascus University, Adnan went on to develop his career in the arts. He participated in various video art endeavors with artist associations. He also participated in several collective exhibitions inside and outside Syria. He discovered his passion for making movies when he was a student and has had the chance to screen his films in locations and festivals all over the world.