Modhir Ahmed (Iraqi, )

Timeline

1956
Born in Baghdad
1979
BFA Major in Graphic Arts, Institute of Fine Arts, Baghdad
1986
MFA Major in Painting, Academy of Fine Arts, Warsaw
1991
Computer Graphics, Skövde
Selected Awards and Scholarships
1986 Polish Cultural Department Scholarship, Warsaw
1992 Tenth Norwegian International Print Triennial (Jury Prize), Fredrikstad
1995 Eleventh Norwegian International Print Triennial (First Prize), Fredrikstad
1997 The Annie Bergman Graphic Fund, Sweden
1999 Schreiters Travel Scholarship, Grafikens Hus, Mariefred
2000 Alfred Nobel Art Scholarship, Karlskoga
2000 Tenth Józef Gielniak Graphic Art Competition (Distinction), Jelenia Góra
2002 Eleventh International Small Graphic Forms (Medal of Honour), Lódz
2003 Print Triennale, Award of Canson Poland, Kraków
2006 Fifth Egyptian International Print Triennial, Triennial Prize, Cairo
2006 Award of Andrioll Drawing Competition, Naleczów
2006 Jury Prize, 7e Triennale De Chamalières, Chamalières
2008 Medal of Honour, Thirteenth International Small Graphic Forms, Lódz
2009 Second Guanlan International Print Biennial 2009, Guanlan International Print Prize, China
2009 International Drawing Triennial MANU PROPRIA 2009, Tallinn
2009 International Print Triennale, Statutory Award of the MTG, Kraków

Exhibitions

2011
Art in Iraq Today: Part I (with Nedim Kufi and Hanaa Malallah), Meem Gallery, Dubai
2011
Art in Iraq Today: Conclusion, Meem Gallery, Dubai
2010
IRAQ: Two Faces, Albareh Gallery, Manama
2010
Art in Iraq Today: Part I, Meem Gallery, Dubai
2010
8e Triennale De Chamalières, Chamalières (solo)
2010
Banner Exhibition, ET4U Gallery, Nees-Skalstrup (solo)
2010
Ahlbergshallen Arrangör, Östersund Konstklubb Östersund (solo)
2009
GTL Theatre, Bialystok (solo)
2009
Spring Exhibition, Grafikens Hus Mariefred, Mariefred
2009
Sixth International Biennial of Engraving, Cremona
2008
First Kulisiewicz International Graphic Arts Triennial
2008
IMPRINT, Warsaw
2008
Lars Wikström, Jordi Arkö and Modhir Ahmed, Faculty of Fine Arts, Center for Graphic Art & Visual Research, Belgrade
2008
JICPB Cube Gallery, Jarnac, Alexandria and Ichinomiya (solo)
2007
JICPB Cube Gallery, Bøvlingbjerg (solo)
2007
JICPB Cube Gallery, Portree (solo)
2007
Artist’s Book, Grafikens Hus, Mariefred (solo)
2007
Print Exhibition, Albareh Gallery, Manama
2007
Dar al Funoon Gallery, Kuwait
2007
Edge, Hanmi Photograph Museum, Seoul
2007
International Mini Print Triennial, Lahti
2007
Falun Triennial 2007, Falun
2006
Avesta Art Space, Rhythm, Room, Avesta
2006
Swedish Collection Print, Grafikens Hus, Mariefred
2006
Saloon East: 12 Printmakers from Poland, Art Gallery, Rättvik
2006
Fifth Egyptian International Print Triennial, Cairo
2006
International Print Triennial, Kraków
2006
7e Trinnale de Chamalières, Mondial de l’Estampe et de la Gravure Originale, Chamalières
2006
BA Second International Biennale for the Artist’s Book, Alexandria
2006
International Print and Lithography Symposium, Tidaholm
2005
Imagining the Book II, International Exhibition, Alexandria
2005
Twelfth International Small Graphic Forms, Lódz
2005
Gallery Grafcki Kolektiv, Belgrade, Serbia and Montenegro (solo)
2005
Arts Center, Leksand (solo)
2005
Test Gallery (100 Year Academy of Fine Arts), Warsaw
2005
Printmaking Centre HELIOS, Municipality of Neapolis, Thessaloniki
2004
Gallery Bergman, Stockholm (solo)
2004
Gallery ZPAP Pod Podloga, Lublin (solo)
2004
Lessedra Mini Print Annual, Bulgaria
2004
Twelfth International Exposition (Petit Format de Papier), Belgium
2004
Thirteenth Seoul-Space International Print Biennale, Korea
2004
La Collecte Deux Project, Denmark, Serbia, Sweden, Canada, Brazil and Luxembourg
2003
Graficki Kolektiv, Belgradoch Cultural Center, Gornji Milanovac
2003
Tenth International Small Graphic Forms and Ex-libris, Ostrów Wielkopolski
2003
International Biennale of Drawing and Graphic Arts, Györ
2003
International Print Triennial, Kraków
2003
Art Hall, Ludvika (solo)
2003
Impact, Michaelis School of Fine Art, University of Cape Town, Cape Town
2002
Eleventh International Small Graphic Forms, Lódz
2001
Tenth International Print and Drawing Biennale, Taiwan
2001
ARTitektur Grafikens Hus, Mariefred
2000
Four Printmakers from Falun, Picasso and Miró, Lithography Museum, Tidaholm
2000
Tenth Józef Gielniak Graphic Art Competition, Jelenia Góra
2000
International Mini Print Triennial, Lahti
1999
Twelfth Norwegian International Print Triennial, Fredrikstad
1999
Christina Lindeberg and Modhir Ahmed, Swedish Printmakers’ Association, Stockholm
1999
Gallery Grafiska Sällskapet, Stockholm (solo)
1999
International Senefelder, Stiftung Offenbach am Main
1998
Eleventh Tallinn Print Triennial, Estonia
1998
Fourth Sapporo International Print Biennale, Japan
1998
IV Linocut Today, Städtische Gallerie Bietighem, Bissingen
1998
The Graphic Society Gallery, Oslo (solo)
1997
Museum of Art, Stadshuskuben, Falkenberg (solo)
1997
International Print Triennial, Kraków
1997
INTERGRAFIA 97, World Winners Gallery of Modern Art, Katowice
1997
Museum of Art, Västerås (solo)
1996
International Print Triennial Graphica Creativa, Jyväskylä
1995
Eleventh Norwegian International Print Triennial, Fredrikstad
1995
Jubilee Exhibition (Trondhjems Kunstforening), Trondheim
1995
Print Triennial Umeå, Luleå
1995
Miniart, Olofström
1994
First International Mini Print Exhibition, Belgrade
1993
International Print Triennial, Ljubljana, Slovenia
1993
Gallery Konstnärshuset, Stockholm (solo)
1992
Museum of Art, Gothenburg (solo)
1992
Drawing Triennial Skellefteå, Skellefteå
1992
Tenth Norwegian International Print Triennial, Fredrikstad
1991
The Art Hall of Lilievalchs, Stockholm
1989
International Mini Print Biennale, Lódz
1988
International Drawing Triennial, Wroclaw
1987
Tenth Polish Prints, Lódz
1987
Museum Norblin, Warsaw
1987
Gallery L, Elblang
1986
Gallery Promocyjna, Warsaw (solo)
1984
Seventh Norwegian International Print Biennale, Fredrikstad
1984
Gallery Studio (Pracownia 1), Warsaw
1983
Second International Exposition (Petit Format de Papier), Belgium
1983
Gallery MPIK, Warsaw (solo)
1983
Gallery Promocyjna, Warsaw (solo)