Sami Syabi is best known for his portraits, ranging from everyday people to heads of state.
The Sultanate of Oman is a beautiful country with rich and diverse landscapes, captured in many of Sami Syabi's paintings.
Oman's rich heritage, customs and stories are topics of fascination in Sami Syabi's work.
Sami Syabi takes a keen interest in Omani fabrics. His paintings document traditional styles unique to Oman. The following custom paintings were commissioned for a 5-star hotel in Muscat.
In addition to canvas paintings, Sami Syabi also paints traditional Omani motifs onto existing pieces for clients.