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Untitled, The Dark Flowers series

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Untitled, The Dark Flowers series

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Untitled, The Dark Flowers series

Size/100 x 100 cm
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Untitled, The Dark Flowers series

Size/100 x 150 cm
Price/$600

Gamal El Kheshen

Birth Year

Country of birth

Country of residence

1987

Egypt

Egypt

Artist’s Story

Gamal Elkheshen, is an Egyptian Visual artist, born and raised in Cairo Egypt / Graduated in 2010 with a B.A. Design from the Department of Fine Arts, University of Helwan, Zamalek / He completed his Masters Of Fine Arts (MFA) in 2013 / His thesis was entitled “Printed Artwork in Pop Art and the Effect of Advertising” / He’s currently pursuing his doctoral studies / Focus: “The philosophical values of Drawing in postmodernism” / Gamal was recently nominated to represent Egypt at the 56th International Art Exhibition of the Venice Biennale in May 2015 / The project he designed with 2 other Egyptian colleagues named “CAN YOU SEE?” was a large construction of the word PEACE / During the opening week of the biennale, the Egyptian pavilion was widely popular and successfully attracted many visitors to it / In the same year Gamal exhibited in the International Mini – Print Triennial , Tokyo, Japan, Nord Art 2016 in Germany, and many more international art exhibitions /

Full CV

Education

Present PhD Fine Arts, Helwan University, Cairo

2011-2013 Masters in Fine Arts, Helwan University, Cairo

2005-2010 Bachelor of Fine Arts, Helwan University, Cairo

Exhibitions

2016 The Egyptian-Bulgarian exhibition at Sofia university, Bulgaria
2016 The International Symposium of Electronic and New Media
2016 Arts Cairo-tronica
2016 Egyptian artists Show- Egyptian Embassy in Lebanon
2016 The International prints Exhibition Miami, USA
2016 Art Basel, Digital prints Conference, Hong Kong
2016 The Hidden Massage, Drawing Exhibition Art lounge, Cairo
2016 The Contemporary International FBA Exhibition, London, UK
2016 The National Graphic Exhibition, Cairo, Egypt
2016 Egyptian Artists exhibition in KSA
2016 Agenda Art Exhibition, Bib-Alex, Alexandria, Egypt
2016 The Egyptian Youth Salon, 26,The Arts Palace, Cairo, Egypt
2015 Venice Biennale 56, Egyptian Pavilion, Venice, Italy
2015 International Mini – Print Triennial , Tokyo, Japan
2015 Upper Egypt Salon, Luxor, Egypt
2015 North-South, European Union Art Culture Event. Discovering Egypt
2015 Agenda Art Exhibition, Bib-Alex, Alexandria, Egypt
2014 Youth Salon, The Arts Palace, Cairo Opera House, Cairo, Egypt
2014 Local arts exhibition events in Cairo
2014 Biennial of Small Graphic Form, Niklaas, Belgium
2014 Gabrovo International Biennale of Humour and Satire in the Arts, Bulgaria
2013 The BIMPE (Biennial International Miniature Print Exhibition), Vancouver BC
2013 Contemporary Art Exhibition, Art Basel, Miami, USA
2013 National Biennial of Contemporary Prints, Spain
2013 International Print Biennial ROC, Shanghai
2012 lntergraflk Triennial of Engaged Graphic Art
2012 The Icelandic Printmakers’ Association
2012 International Biennale de Aquarelle, Fabriano, Italy
2011 Seoul International Print Biennale, South Korea. International Triennial Color in Graphic Art, Turin, Italy. Local arts exhibition events in Cairo
2010 Arabian Artists Exhibitions, Tunis, Jordan and Egypt
2010 Local arts exhibition events in Cairo
2010 Graduation Art Exhibition, Cairo Opera House, Egypt

Career Highlights

  • 2015 Represented Egypt at the 56th International Art Exhibition of the Venice Biennale
  • 2015 Mini-Print Triennial , Tokyo, Japan
  • 2012 International Biennale de Aquarelle in Fabriano, Italy