Born 1971 in
2005 Ph.D degree in philosophy of Art, El Minia University , Egypt.
1998 M.F.A. degree,
1993 Diploma of Painting, Faculty of Fine Arts, El
Assistant Professor – Department of Graphic Arts, El
Selected Recent Solo Exhibitions
2009 Mediterranean Dream 2 show at Page bond Gallery (east gallery),
2008 Mediterranean Dream , a solo Exhibition at Richards Hall ,
2003 Solo Exhibition in Eisentrager.Howard Gallery,
Selected International Exhibitions
2011 Varna International Print biennial –
2010 BROADBAND 11+10 – Page Bond Gallery- Richmond-USA.
2009 “The Storm” at Work-An Arbor Gallery- Michigan-USA.
2009 “The Imagining the Universe” at Slusser Gallery- Michigan-USA.
2009 Bridges Over the
2008-2009 Meeting the other: American and Egyptian Prints-USA/Egypt
2007 The Egyptian invitational
2007 Varna International Print biennial –
2007 Sanbao invitational Print Exhibition (30 selected artist from allover the world)
2007 The Egyptian Art Exhibition in conjunction with the Egyptian cultural week in
2006 The 7th Chamalieres mini–Print triennial –
2006 The5th Egyptian International Print triennial –
2006 The Iranian International painting biennial-
2005 The 23rd Alexandria Biennial of Mediterranean countries-
2005 Primo Premio Salon Dei Giovani – Rome-Italy
2005 Verna international Print Biennial – Portugal
2005 Ljubljana International Print Biennial – Slovenia
2005 The international invitational print Exhibition – Taiwan
2005 Tokyo international mini print triennial – Japan
2005 Kochi international print triennial – Japan
2004 Triennial 100 cities- Prints from the four quarters of the globe,
2004 The 17th international youth salon-
2004 Etching versus digit Exhibition -
2003 The Egyptian invitational Print Exhibition- UNL - U.S.A
2003 Cracaw international print triennial –
2003 Chamalieres mini–Print triennial –
2002 The Global Matrix –international Print Exhibition-U.S.A
2000 Floren international mini – Print Exhibition –
1999 The third Egyptian international Print triennial –
1998 Tokyo international mini Print triennial – Tokyo / Japan
1997 The international Printmaking cooperatives symposium –Alberta/Canada
1995 The 18th international independent Exhibition – Kanagawa –
Selected National Exhibitions
2012 The 34th National Exhibition of art - Cairo - Egypt.
2012 Puls II , Tache Art Gallery - Cairo - Egypt.
2011 Mother Egypt ,
2010 Master pieces-
2007 Expressions on paper-
2007 "Sights" (5 Artists Exhibition)-
2006 Stars of the day (21artist) Exhibition –Horizon Gallery-
2006 Alexanderian Spectrum(4 artists)Exhibition -Bibliotheca Alexandrian-
2006 Artist in residence Exhibition (7 Artists) Bibliotheca Alexandrian-
2006 Exhibition of Egyptian artist in conjunction with Indoors ,
2005 3rd national Exhibition of Graphic arts-
2004 4 artist Exhibition in
2000-2003 The National Exhibition of fine arts
1997-2004 The annual salon of small art works
1991-1994 Artists of Elmenia Exhibition
1994 & 2004 The Egyptian salon of youth
Selected Museum Collections
Museum of Nebraskan modern Art (MONA),
Museum of modern Art ,
International Awards & Grants
Art Slant showcase round 6 .
Fulbright Commission Grant – VCU, USA 2008/2009.
The prize of
Certificate of Merit from The 7th Chamalieres mini–Print triennial – France 2006 .
The Grand prize of the 16th international youth salon-
Poster design Prize of the celebration of (Egyptian/ French) future relations – 1998
Poster design Prize of the second Egyptian international Print triennial – 1996.
Artist in residence grant from Alexandrian Bibliotheca 2005
2 year Egyptian governmental scholarship in UNL , USA , 2001-2003.
International Art Projects
Co-organizer and courtier of Meeting the other, American and Egyptian print show USA/Egypt 2008/2009.
"Hand in Hand" international project of print exchange - USA-2006.
Co-organizer and courtier of the "Open Expression" an American contemporary Print
Co-organizer and courtier of the Egyptian invitational Print Exhibition-UNL-USA-2003
Dr. Wael A. Sabour
Address : Faculty of Fine Arts - El Minia University,