Born in Haifa, Palestine, May Abboud holds a Ph.D. in Mathematics from the University of Massachussetts, and a Master’s degree in Computer Science from the Unviersity of George Washington in Washington D.C.. slowly along her career, she shifts into art, and attends numerous workshops in Ceramics and painting and takes part in Artist Residencies in France, Hungary and the US. She has participated in several group shows in Lebanon and in France. In 2009 she is awarded the “Prix du Musee Sursock” at the XXIX “Salon D’Automne and in 21012 the “Mention Speciale du Jury” at Sursock Museum’s XXXIst “Salon D’Automne”<