Rafik El Hariri
30 Under 30 – 2021

Rafik El Hariri

Age: 26

Occupation: Illustrator

Nationality: Lebanese

Residence: Lebanon

Category: Creative

El Hariri’s illustrations have been featured in several media outlets, and his clients include the UN, Doctors Without Borders, and Lebanese singer Mayssa Karaa, among others. In his illustrations, El Hariri mainly focuses on mental health and his experience with eating disorders. In 2018, he published a children’s picture book titled “INDIGO.” He followed that with an illustrated book for adults in July 2021 titled “I Found A Heart.” Both books discuss empathy, mental health, and universal kindness.