Wael Shawky  (Egyptian, 1971) 

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Wael Shawky, 01_Drawing

 

Wael Shawky
01_Drawing
2013

Galerie Sfeir-Semler
Wael Shawky, Cabaret Crusades, Flag 5

 

Wael Shawky
Cabaret Crusades, Flag 5
2010

Galerie Sfeir-Semler
Wael Shawky, Cabaret Crusades: The Path to Cairo

 

Wael Shawky
Cabaret Crusades: The Path to Cairo
2012

Galerie Sfeir-Semler
Wael Shawky, Cabaret Crusades: The Path to Cairo

 

Wael Shawky
Cabaret Crusades: The Path to Cairo
2012

Galerie Sfeir-Semler
Wael Shawky, Cabaret Crusades: The Horror Show File, Fig #6

 

Wael Shawky
Cabaret Crusades: The Horror Show File, Fig #6
2010

Galerie Sfeir-Semler
 
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Wael Shawky, The cave - Amsterdam

 

Wael Shawky
The cave - Amsterdam, 2005
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1971   Born in Alexandria, Egypt
1994   BFA: Faculty of Fine Arts, Alexandria University, Egypt
1994   Grand Akhnaton Prize, 6th Salon of Youth, Akhnaton Art Centre, Cairo, Egypt
1996   Grand Nile Prize, 6th International Cairo Biennial, Cairo, Egypt
1999   Merit Scholarship, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, USA
1999   Edna C. and Monroe Gutman Annual Scholarship, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, USA
2000   Piero Dozairo Award, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, USA
2001   Honorary Award, Rita Longa International Symposium, Codema, Bayamo, Cuba
2001   MFA: Graduate School of Fine Arts, University of Pennsylvania, USA
2004   The American Center Foundation Grant, Philadelphia, USA
2004   The International Award of The Islamic World Arts Initiative, Arts International, New York, USA
2005   International Commissioning Grant, The Lower Manhattan Cultural Council, New York, USA
2006 - 2007   Ford Foundation Grant, Cairo, Egypt
2007   Resident Artist (three months), Pro Helvetia, Zurich
2008   Resident Artist (one month), SFAI Santa Fe Art Institute, Santa Fe, NM, USA
2009   Grand Prize, 25th Alexandria Biennale, Alexandria, Egypt
2011   Ernst Schering Foundation Award
2011   Artist in Residence, Center for Possible Studies - Serpentine Gallery, London
2012   Abraaj Capital Art Prize
2013   Sharjah Biennial Award 2013 for exceptional contribution
2013   Award for the Filmic Oevre donated by Luis Vuitton and Kino der Kunst
2014   Al Araba Al Madfuna 2, Wiener Festwochen, Vienna, Austria (solo)
2014   Dictums, Lisson Gallery, London, UK (solo)
2014   Manifesta 10, St. Petersburg, Russia
2014   You Imagine What You Desire, 19th Sydney Biennial, Australia
2014   Fotofest 2014, Contemporary Arab Video, Photography and Mixed Media, Houston, USA
2014   Now Babylon – architecture, culture ansd identity, Louisiana Museum of Modern Art, Humlbæk, Danmark
2014   The Anthropology Effect, MAP, Glasgow, UK (screening)
2013   Serpentine Gallery, London, United Kingdom (solo)
2013   Videozone: Wael Shawky, Cabaret Crusades:The Horror Shoe File, Ludwig Forum für Internationale Kunst, Aachen, Germany (solo)
2013   The Hammer Museum, Los Angeles, USA (solo)
2013   Wael Shawky, Art Gallery of York University, Toronto, Canada (solo)
2013   Moment – Frontlines, Moderna Museet Stockholm, Stokholm, Sweden
2013   Trade Routes, Hauser und Wirth, London, United Kingdom
2013   The MAC TheMc Kinney Avenue Contemporary, Dallas, USA (screening)
2013   LES CHOSES DE COTE DU MONDE, Musée des civilisations de l’Europe et de la Méditerranée, Marseille, France
2013   The Translation, Cabaret Voltaire, Zürich, Swizerland
2013   A History of Inspiration, Palais de Tokyo, Paris, France
2013   In the Heart of the Country. The Collection of the Museum of Modern Art in Warzaw, Warzaw, Poland
2013   DREAMS OF REASON. Highlights of the Sandretto Re Rebaudengo Collection, Centre of Contemporary Art, Torun, Poland
2013   Re:emerge, Sharjah Biennial, Sharjah, UAE
2013   Images Festival, Toronto, Canada (screening)
2012 - 2013   Mirages d’Orient, Grenades et Figures de Barbaries, Chassès-croiès en Méditeranée, Collection Lambert, Avignon France
2012   9th Gwangju Biennial, Korea
2012   dOCUMENTA (13), Kassel, Germany
2012   Bucharest Biennial 5, Bucharest, Romania
2012   Marrakech Biennial 2012, Marrakech, Morrocco
2012   Al Araba Al Madfuna, Wael Shawky. Kunst-Werke, Berlin, Germany (solo)
2011   Kunst-Werke Berlin, Germany (solo)
2011   Serious Games Krieg, Medien ¬ Kunst, Mathildenhöhe Darmstadt, Germany
2011   Nottingham Contemporary, Nottingham, England (solo)
2011   Drawings and Flags from Cabaret Crusades, Walker Art Gallery, Liverpool, England (solo)
2011   Larvae Channel series, The Delfina Foundation, London, England (solo)
2011   12. Istanbul Biennial, Turkey
2010 - 2011   Whael Shawky Comtemporary Myths II / Mounira Al Solh Exhibition No. 17, Sfeir-Semler Gallery, Beirut
2010 - 2011   Contemporary Myths, Cittadellarte - Fondazione Pistoletto, Biella, Italy (solo)
2010   Contemporary Art and Mutual Trust, Sanat Limaný, Istanbul, Turkey
2009   Video installations and drawings, Darat al Funum, Amman, Jordan (solo)
Larvae Channel 2, Gentili Apri, Berlin, Germany (solo)
25th Alexandria Biennale for Mediterranean Countries, Alexandria Biennale for Mediterranean Countries, Alexandria, Egypt
Golden Gates - Contemporary Art from the Middle East, F&A Projects, Paris, France
The columns held us up, Artists Space, New York City, NY
TAWASSOL-CONTACT, Artericambi, Verona, Italy
Rites de Passage, SCHUNCK*, Heerlen, Netherlands
Tarjama/Translation, Queens Museum of Art, New York City, NY
Re.Oriente.Ate, Selma Feriani Gallery, London, England
Socially Disorganised, Experimental Art Foundation, Adelaide, Australia
2008   Medium Religion, ZKM | Zentrum für Kunst und Medientechnologie Karlsruhe, Karlsruhe, Germany
SITE Santa Fe, SITE Santa Fe Biennial, Santa Fe, NM
OÙ ? Scènes du Sud – Volet 2, Carré d´art, Musée d´art contemporain de Nîmes, Nimes, France
ALL OUR EVERYDAYS, Gallery VER, Bangkok, Thailand
Kolekcja Bunkra Sztuki, Stary Browar, Poznan, Poland
2007   Then you will return to Me and I will judge between you in the matters in which you used to dispute, Kunsthalle Winterthur, Winterthur, Switzerland (solo)
Collective Gallery, Edinburgh, Scotland (solo)
The Forty Days Road. Wet Culture – Dry Culture, Gallery of Contemporary Art Bunkier Sztuki, Krakow, Poland (solo)
Gestures of infinity, Minoriten Kultur, Graz, Austria
GEGENWART AUS JAHRTAUSENDEN, Zeitgenössische Kunst aus Ägypten, Kunstmuseum Bonn, Bonn, Germany
Out of Place, Galerie Sfeir-Semler -Beirut, , Beirut, Lebanon
Out of Place, Galerie Sfeir-Semler - Hamburg, Hamburg, Germany
2006   Fremd bin ich eingezogen, Kunsthalle Fridericianum, Kassel, Germany
AYOR: No Man’s Land, Hellenic American Union Gallery, Athens, Greece
47th October Salon, Oktobarski Salon / October Salon, Belgrade, Serbia
Choosing my Religion, Kunstmuseum Thun, Thun, Switzerland
Coding:Decoding, Kunsthallen Nikolaj, Copenhagen, Denmark
5 Tage bis zum Ende der Kunst, Kunsthalle Fridericianum, Kassel, Germany
Outside The Living Room, GB agency, Paris, France
2005   Townhouse Gallery, Cairo, Egypt (solo)
loose your identity, Kunstverein Ludwigsburg, Ludwigsburg, Germany (solo)
PhotoCairo3, Townhouse Gallery, Cairo, Egypt
9th Ýstanbul Biennial, International Istanbul Biennial, Istanbul, Turkey
ADAM, Smart Project Space, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Urbane Realitäten - Fokus Istanbul, Martin-Gropius-Bau, Berlin, Germany
Nuove acquisizioni. Due anni di crescita della colleziuone, MACRO al Mattatoio, Rome, Italy
Normalization, Platform Garanti Contemporary Art Center, Istanbul, Turkey
2003   La Bienalle di Venezia 2003, Venice, Italy
Body and the Archive, Artists Space, New York, NY
International Video Invitational, F A Projects, London, UK
24/7: Wilno - Nueva York (visa para), Contemporary Art Center Vilnius (CAC), Vilnius, Lithuania
50th International Art Exhibition Venice Biennale / Biennale di Venezia, La Biennale di Venezia, Venice, Italy
2001   Sidi El Asphalt's Moulid, Townhouse Gallery, Cairo, Egypt (solo)
Square and Circle, Darag El Fan, Beirut, Lebanon
Rita Longa International Art Symposium, Codema, Bayamo, Cuba
2000   Group Exhibition, Meyrson Hall Gallery, PA
Group Exhibition, Annex Gallery, Cairo, Egypt
1999   Group Exhibition, Meyrson Hall Gallery, PA
1997   Contemporary Egyptian Art, Kunst Historischan Museum, Vienna, Austria
1996   6th International Cairo Biennial, Museum of Modern Art, Cairo, Egypt
Group Exhibition, Al-Hanagar Gallery, Cairo, Eqypt
1994   6th Salon of Youth, Akhnaton Art Centre, Cairo, Egypt
1993   5th Al-Marsam Group Exhibition, L'Atalier D'Alexandria, Alexandria, Egypt
The whole and the parts, Goethe Institute, Alexandria, Egypt
1992   Alexandrians of the World, Museum of Fine Arts, Alexandria, Egypt
1991   3rd Salon of Youth, Nile Hall, Cairo Opera House, Cairo, Egypt
  Tate Modern, London, UK
  Museum of Modern Art, New York, USA
  Kunstsammlungen Nordrhein-Westfalen, Düsseldorf, Germany
  Macro Museum, Rome, Italy
  Darat Al Funun, Amman, Jordan
  Mart Museum Collection, Terento, Italy
  Mudam, Luxembourg
  Museum of Modern Art, Luxembourg
  Galeria Sztuki Wspolczesnej, Bunkier Sztukim, Krakow, Poland
  APT Dubai, UAE