From Syria/Based in Sweden

 

Education

- B.A in painting, Faculty of Fine Arts, Damascus University, 2005

 

Solo show:

-"Equilateral triangle" Land art project, Berga minnespark, Linköping, Sweden, 2019
- "I Am Just A Number" Lobby, Norrköping, Sweden, 2019.

-"Illusion Space" KRÆ syndikatet, Copenhagen, 2017
- "I might Have a Story to Tell you" Kalmar Konstmuseum, Kalmar, Sweden, 2017
- “I am just a number” Botkyrka Konsthall, Tumba, 2017
- "From the Diary of a Roamer" Bornholms Konstmuseum, Bornholms, Denmark, 2016
                                                     Jonkopings Lans Museum, Jonkoping, Sweden, 2014
-  "Post-Thousand and one Nights" Malongen, Stockholm, Sweden, 2015
- "Fears Fresh" Cantine Nervi, Gattinara (VC), Italy, 2012
- French Cultural Centre, Damascus, Syria, 2009

 

Artist in residency in:
- Iaspis residency, Stockholm, Oct 2017 to February 2018
- WIP Stockholm (Studio grant), 2016
- ArtLab Gnesta, Gnesta, Sweden, 2016 
- Botkyrka residency, Fittja, Sweden, 2016
- Delfina foundation, London, UK, 2009

 

Collective show:

- "thinking hand" antiquities museum, Stockholm , 2019, (scholarship).
- "Migration: Traces in an Art Collection" Tensta Konsthall, Stockholm, 2019.
- “Thoughts on a Vague Road” Ebelingmuseet, Eskilstuna, Sweden, 2019.
- "Silent Aliénation" BJÖRKHOLMEN Gallery, Stockholm, Stockholm, 2019.
- "The first year master students at Konstfack art department" Konsthall C, Stockholm, 2019.

- "Modernautställningen 2018" Moderna Museet, Stockholm, 2018-2019.

- "(X)site" Land art project, Kattegattleden, Helsenborg, Sweden, 2018.
- " Something Can Happen Beyond Expectation " WIP kunsthall, 2018
- “Thoughts on a Vague Road” World Culture Museum, Gothenburg, 2017
- “Thoughts on a Vague Road” World Culture Museum, Gothenburg, 2017
- "Museum of Preserving City" Pori Museum, Finland, 2017
                                                     Botkyrka residency, Fittja, Sweden, 2016
- “Something Can Happen Beyond Expectation” Swab Art Fair, Barcelona, 2017
                                                                                   Rostrum Gallery, Malmo, 2017

-"Extremophiles I"" KRÆ syndikatet, Copenhagen, 2017

- "(X)site" Land art project, Kattegattleden, Helsenborg, Sweden, 2017.
- "Make a Change" Norratlje Konsthall, 2017
                                  Kultur Centrum, Ronneby, 2016
- "I will never get used to Wait" Skanes Konstforening, Malmo, 2017
                                                      Hinterland Gallerie, Vienna, 2015
                                                      Hangmen Kunsthall, Stockholm, 2015
                                                      TYS Udstillingsstedet, Copenhagen, 2015
- The New Biennial of Botkyrka "Transitions" Stockholm, Sweden, 2016
- "Nohome as a Pattern of Life" Gnesta Art Lab, Gnesta, Sweden, 2016 
                                                      Nassjo Kunsthall, Nassjo, Sweden, 2016
- "City in Transformation" video art program screened in Videoformes festival, Clermont Ferrand, France, 2015/ Magmart Festival, Naples, Italy, 2015/Les Instants Festival, Marseille, France, 2015, AIVA festival, Finspang, Sweden 2014
- "At the Plague" Supermarket Art Fair, Stockholm, 2015
- "How Are You Going? Are You Okay?" Gotham Arts Studios, Western Australia, 2014 
- "I`d Rather Prefer Not To Speak About Politics Tonight" Kulturhuset, Stockholm, 2014 
- “Mosaic” visual project about diversity, ethnicity & coexistence in the Syrian society, AllArtNow, Syria, 2012
- Swab art fair, Barcelona, Spain, 2012
- "In Silence" (installation/performance) AllArtNow, Damascus, Syria, 2010
- “For Your Eye” (video installation) AllArtNow, Damascus, 2010
-"Grass and Ground" (Installation), New arts, Al-Hasakah, Syria, 2010
-"Living Spaces" The 2nd AllArtNow Festival for Contemporary arts, Damascus, Syria, 2010
- "Journées de la Photographie de Damas", (video art) Damascus, Syria, 2010.
- "Trace" (Interactive media), AllArtNow, Damascus, Syria, 2009
- "Magnetism" (Installation), AllArtNow, Damascus, Syria, 2009
- “AllArtNow 1st International Video Art Festival”, (video art) Damascus, Syria, 2009
- “In Transition Russia”, National Center for Contemporary Art, Moscow, Russia, 2008
- Retrospective of Fine Arts in Syria/New Generation of Syrian Artists, (Video installation), organized by Damascus Arab Capital of Culture, 2008
- “Cyprus International Short Film Festival”, Nicosia, North Cyprus, 2008
- "Here I stand" (Installation), AllArtNow, Damascus, Syria, 2008
- “Scope Art Basel”, Switzerland, 2008
- “Scope Art New York”, USA, 2008
- “FIAVC”, 15th International Festival, Casablanca, Morocco, 2008
- “IMAFY”, 1st International Festival of Media, Cairo, 2008
- “Magmart”, Naples, Italy, 2008, 
- “The Mirror Stage”,  Limassol, Cyprus, 2008, 
- “Spring Exhibition”, Sham City Center, Damascus, Syria, 2007
- Faculty of Fine Arts, Damascus, Syria, 2007
- The "Journées de la Photographie de Damas", Damascus, Syria. 2007
- "Shabablik Short Film Festival", Damascus, Syria. 2006
- "Cross Generations", Taksim Gallery, Istanbul, Turkey, 2006
- French Cultural Centre, Damascus, Syria, 2006
- Youth graphic, Albal Gallery, Damascus, 2005
- "September Exhibition", Darat al Funun, Amman, Jordan, 2005
- Sulaymaniyah, Iraq, 2005
- Youth Exhibition, Al-Riwaq, Damascus, Syria, 2004
- "September Exhibition", Darat al-Funun, Amman, Jordan, 2003

 

Participated in:
- Asian Art Biennale of Bangladesh, Bangladesh, 2014
- XV Biennale de la Mediterranée in Thessaloniki (Illustration) Greece ,2011
- The 2nd International Antakyia Biennial (Installation) Antakyia, Turkey, 2010
- 1st Amsterdam Biennale, Amsterdam, Netherlands, 2009
- “9th International miniature art Biennial" Quebec, Canada, 2008
                                                                       Contemporary Art Museum of Rivoli’s Castel, Italy, 2008
                                                                       Museum of Montelimar, France, 2008
- "8th International miniature art Biennial" Canada, 2006

 

He invited to do workshop:
- Animation workshop, Gnesta Artlab, Sweden, 2016
- Animation workshop, Nassjo Konsthall, Sweden, 2016
- Graffiti workshop, Nassjo Konsthall, Sweden, 2016
- Y-Peer Network, “building the capacity of youth by using arts”, graffiti workshop, Damascus, 2010
- “Creativity in Video Art”, Moroccan video art festival, Casablanca, Morocco, 2009

 

He invited to participate in:
- "Training the trainers in Art Media ", Munster, Germany, 2009
- Filmmaking directed by filmmaker Faisal Kourashi, British Council, Syria, 2009
- Graffiti workshop (directed by Last PLak organization/Netherlands, organized by AllArtNow/Syria) 2008
- Video-art supervised by Cyprien Dedeurwaerder from Le Fresnoy studio/ France, Damascus, 2007
- "Découvrir l’art moderne et la création contemporaine" organized by French Foreign Affairs,  Paris, France, 2006
- "September Academy” supervised by Ziad Dalloul, Darat Alfunun, Amman, Jordan, 2005
- “Colors of Damascus” Mustafa Ali Gallery, Damascus, Syria, 2005
- "September Academy” supervised by Marwan Kassab Bashi, Darat Alfunun, Amman, Jordan, 2003

 

Symposium:
- Jordan International Art Symposium, Amman, Jordan, 2009
- Fine Arts Symposium, Ehden, Lebanon, 2004
- International Sculpture Symposium (as assistant), Lattakia, Syria, 2004

 

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