Jwan Yosef: Wiki, Bio, Age,Husband, Net Worth, Wedding, Job, Family

Jwan Yosef is a Swedish-born Syrian artist, currently based in London and a very well-known painter, who is known for his contemporary artwork. Jwan is also the husband of the internationally renowned Puerto Rican singer, Ricky Martin. He is well known for his plastic art.

If you are interested in the life of the famous painter and the husband of Ricky Marin, then we have some very important information about Jwan to satisfy your curiosity.  Just go ahead and read this article till the end.

Jwan Yosef Early Life, Parents:

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Jwan was born on September 6, 1984, in Ras al-Ayn, Syria. He was raised in Sweden after his family moved there when he was young. Jwan was very interested in Art from childhood.  He earned his degree in fine arts from “nonstick University College of Arts, Crafts, and Design” in Stockholm. Then later he pursued his Master in Fine Arts from “Central Saint Martins” in London. He currently resides in London. Jwan’s mother’s name is Hiba Hammoud. His father’s name is Ahamad Yosef.

Jwan Yosef Husband and Children:

Jwan and Ricky Martin made their relationship public in 2016, during the amFAR, The Foundation For AIDS Research. Jwan and Ricky got married in 2017. Then after 1 year on 31 December 2018, the couple announced the birth of their first child, a daughter Lucia Martin- Yosef. Then in October 2019, the couple announced the birth of their second child, a son Renn Martin- Yosef. Jwan Yosef continues to pursue his artistic career while also being a supportive partner to his husband Ricky Martin. But after six years of this marriage, Martin and Yosef separated their lives.

Jwan Yosef Career:

As an artist, Jwan explores themes of identity, culture, and human connections through his artwork. After his graduation jwan started looking for a studio. He participated in several international shows in places like Vienna, Prague, Los Angeles, Dallas, and London, which helped him to catch his attention. Jwan held two solo exhibitions – “Painting about Sex, Flesh and Violence ” and “High Notes” in 2013 and then another one “Masked” in 2016. He is also a founding member and studio holder at the Bomb Factory Art Foundation in Archway, North London. He is a very famous painter and artist.

Awards and Achievements:

Jwan’s art earned him two awards in 2013. Here are the awards earned by Jwan for his artwork.

1- The Columbia Threadneedle Prize

2- “BEERS Contemporary Award” for ‘Emerging Art’.

Jwan Yosef Religion, Nationality :

According to the sources, Jwan is closed between he grew up with Christianity and the Muslim Faith. The nationality of Jwan is Swedish.

Jwan Yosef Height and Weight:

Jwan height would be around 5 ft 10 in or 1.72 m and his weight is approximately 80 kg and in pounds it is 167 lbs.  He has a very attractive personality and a lovely appearance.

Jwan Yosef Net Worth:

According to the sources, Jwan’s net is around 1 million dollars – 5 million dollars.

Social Media Accounts:


Jwan has 721k followers on his Instagram account.  He often shares his work life and personal pics on his account just to inform his followers about his work or upcoming projects.



Information Table:

Category Details
Name Jwan Yosef
Date of Birth 6 September 1984
Birth Place Syria
Age (as of 2023) 38
Gender Male
Zodiac sign Virgo
Profession Painter and Artist
Nationality Swedish
Ethnicity Kurdish- American
Place of Birth Ras al-Ayn, Al- Hasakah, Syria
School Pernby School of Painting, Stockholm
College konstfack University College of Arts, Stockholm

Central Saint Martins, London

Educational Qualification Postgraduate
Religion Christianity
Marital Status Married
Net Worth $5- USD 7 million (estimated)
Father Name Ahmad Yosef
Mother Name Hiba Hammoud
Wife/Husband Ricky Martin
Children Son- Renn Martin- Yosef

Girl- Lucia Martin- Yosef

Twins- Matteo Martin and Valentino Martin

Height (Approx.) In cm – 180 cm

 meter- 1.80m

In feet Inches- 5’10”

Weight (Approx.) 80 kg
Body Type Average
Eye Color Brown
Hair Color Dark Brown and Black
Hair Length Short

Some Lesser Known Facts About Jwan:

Here are some lesser-known facts about the Swedish painter and artist:

1- Jwan Yosef specialized in Plastic Art.

2- Jwan Yosef is openly gay.

3- Jwan’s name means Handsome, young and beautiful in the Kurdish language.

4- Ricky and Jwan ended their six years of marriage and stated that ” Our greatest desire now is to continue having a healthy family dynamic.”

5- Swedish painter and Grammy winner got married in 2017 and has four beautiful and healthy kids. All four kids were born through Surrogacy.

6- Jwan is currently 38 years old (as of 2023).

7- Jwan sells his paintings on his website.

8- In May 2022 both Jwan and Ricky attended Cannes Film Festival together.

9- Jwan loves to wear branded clothes.


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Q. Who is Jwan Yosef?

Ans. Jwan is a famous artist, painter and also the husband of Rickey Martin.

Q. How old is Jwan Yosef?

And. Jwan Yosef is 38 years old ( as of 2023).

Q. How is the husband of Jwan Yosef?

And. Ricky Martin is the husband of Jwan.

Q. When was Jwan Yosef born?

And. Jwan Yosef was born on 6 September 1984.

Q. How many kids Jwan Yosef has?

Ans.  Jwan and Ricky have four kids via surrogacy.

Q. How much net worth does Jwan Yosef has?

And. According to the sources, Jwan net worth is approximately 5-7 million dollars USD.

Q. Who are the kids of Jwan Yosef?

Ans.  Jwan and Ricky have four kids, Valentino and Mateo are twins, Lucia 18 months old girl child and Renn is 11 months old boy.

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