Painter and muralist , utilizing a variety of materials , Graduate student at South Valley University, Faculty of Fine Arts, Luxor, Egypt. Lecturer in Faculty of fine arts luxor, luxor University, PhD dissertation on the influence of art in Heritage .
- Post Secondary Education
- South Valley University, Faculty of Fine Arts, Luxor / Egypt
Department of Painting / Philosophical Doctorate 2019
- Artistic vision inspired by the murals of war and peace In ancient Egyptian art , An Empirical Study : How the Ancients Preserved and Interpreted Life and Political Events in Mural painting and Relief . 2019
- Helwan University, Master of Fine Arts, Zamalek / Egypt 2008 – 2012
- South Valley University, Bachelor of Fine Arts, Luxor / Egypt 1999 – 2004
- Daughters of the Nile , workshop in Luxor west bank 8-2019
- Daughters of the Nile, mural painting, street art, Egyptian culture center, Paris, France, 3/ 2019
- Noot Room, Number 39-Egypt. Hotel 128, mural painting in Street Art City, Lurci Levi, Moulins (03) Allier- France, 2018.
- Mural painting , street art , participating in symposium Elburullus for mural paintings & paintings on boat 2016 . organized by the foundation of Artist Abd Elwahab Abdelmohsen , for Art & culture development .
- Mural painting , street art , participating in symposium Elburullus for mural paintings & paintings on boat 2015 . organized by the foundation of Artist Abd Elwahab Abdelmohsen , for Art & culture development
- French University in Cairo , Egypt , department Archer , work shop mural with student in Luxor , west bank , 03/2015
- Massachusetts College of Liberal Arts with, Down street Art , North Adams / Massachusetts / USA , justice Mural workshop 06/2014 .
- Center for Culture and Development (CKU), Copenhagen / Denmark Image Festival, Mural Workshop 08/2013
- Spiritual Art, Luxor / Egypt Painting Workshop 2013
- Mahmoud Mokhtar Museum-Isis Hall, Cairo / Egypt Mural Workshop 2012
- Assistant Lecturer, South Valley University, Faculty of Fine Arts, Luxor / Egypt 06/2013
- Demonstrator in Department of Painting, Murals Section, South Valley University, Faculty of Fine Arts, Luxor / Egypt 07/2005
- Art Town, Organize by Safarkhan Art gallery, Emmar Egypt, 17th to 18th January 2020
- The West Bank, Solo exhibition, Egyptian culture center, Paris, 22/3/ 2019.
- Visual Narratives , group exhibition, Arts-Mart gallery, Cairo, 8/12/ 2018.
- Eltahtib, solo exhibition in Haras de lamballe , Bregtany , France 31 – 8-2018 to 23- 9-2018.
- Collective Exhibition (Art Times) at Picasso art gallery, Zamalek, Cairo. 24/ 6/2018.
- Solo Exhibition ( The West Bank ) Elshomoa Art Gallery , Shomoa Foundation for Art and Culture , Maadi , Cairo 02/ 2018
- The_3rd_Burulus_Sumposium , for painting on boats and mural painting , Culture palace , Opera_House , Cairo . 10 – 3 – 2017 .
- ” Insight of China ” in CAB Art Gallery ” selection from the ministry of culture of China , Collection international Exhibition Tour – Jordan . 21- 1 – 2017 .
- ” Tour World Of Art ” China Art museum , Shanghai , China , 1-11-2016 .
- ” Lebanon by Egyptian eyes ” gallery of association of Lebanese artist , Beirut 2016.
- “Summer collection ” Nout Art gallery zamalek 2016 .
- 7th session of “insight of China ” workshop for Arab artists in China 2016.
- CAM’s Gala Auction , Contemporary Art Museum St. Louis 15 April 2016 .
- 8th Luxor international painting symposium 27 December 2015 .
- The 2 nd Burullus symposium for Mural painting & painting on boat octoer 1 , 2015 – 14 October 2015 .
- Urban Art Biennial 2015 in the UNESCO World Heritage site Völklingen, Germany 29nd March – 29nd September 2015 .
- Beirut Art Fair, Beirut , Lebanon , 19th – 25nd September 2014 .
- Art of the Urban Pharaohs “at Queens Hall Parliament House Melbourne Victoria , Melbourne , Australia, 18th-22nd August 2014
- Solo in Massachusetts College of Liberal Arts Gallery 51 , North Adams , Massachusetts, USA 26/6/2014 t0 26/7/2014 .
- Art of the Urban Pharaohs; Masterpieces Lost, Yarra Gallery, Melbourne / Australia 03/2014
- Power of the Powerless, kunsthalle , Baden-Baden / Germany 1/2013 – 02/2014
- Torino Lecce Exhibition, The Egyptian Public Library, Luxor / Egypt 2013
- How Far Away is the Horizon?, street art event , Holbaek / Denmark 09/2013
- CARAVAN, Festival of the Arts, Saint John’s Church, Maadi / Egypt 02/ 2013
- The Egyptian German Friendship Collective Exhibition, SVU-Faculty of Fine Arts and the Library of Alexandria, Luxor / Egypt 2009
- Destroying Qurna Village, Marsam Hotel, West Bank, Luxor / Egypt 2008
- Egyptian-German Exhibition, SVU, Faculty of Fine Arts, Luxor / Egypt 2007
- Qurna Village, Yesterday and Today, Brussels University, Belgium 2007
CONFERENCE / PANELS:
- Inverted Worlds!, Congress on Cultural Motion in the Arab Region, Beirut / Lebanon 09/2013
- Mural Artist in Visualizing Revolution, American University in Cairo, Cairo / Egypt 04/2012
- Ali, Claudia., Author Talk: Ancient Egypt Meets Street Art-The Artist Alaa Awad from Luxor, 24/05/2013 <http://www.leben-in-luxor.de/luxor_essays_street_art.html>.
- Sooke, Alastair., Egypt’s Powerful Street Art Packs a Punch, BBC News, 09/05/2013, http://www.bbc.com/culture/story/HYPERLINK “http://www.bbc.com/culture/story/20130508-egypts-street-art-revolution”20130508HYPERLINK “http://www.bbc.com/culture/story/20130508-egypts-street-art-revolution”-egypts-street-art-revolution.
GRANTS, BURSARIES, PRIZES:
- Painting Award Ministry of High Education
- Shomoa Gallery, Maadi, Cairo, Egypt. 1st Place painting award for a collective exhibition. 2003
Website : www.alaa-awad.com