Wafaa Bilal  (American/Iraqi, 1966) 

Born 1966 in Najaf, Iraq Lives and works in New York, USA

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Wafaa Bilal, CHAIR


Wafaa Bilal

Driscoll Babcock Galleries
Wafaa Bilal, A Bar at the Folies Bergere (after Manet)


Wafaa Bilal
A Bar at the Folies Bergere (after Manet)

Dean Jensen Gallery
Wafaa Bilal, Imbue


Wafaa Bilal

Dean Jensen Gallery
Wafaa Bilal, A Bar at the Folies Bergere (after Manet)


Wafaa Bilal
A Bar at the Folies Bergere (after Manet)
Dean Jensen Gallery
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Wafaa Bilal, ...and counting


Wafaa Bilal
...and counting, 2010
archival inkjet print, mntd on aluminum


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1990   Bachelor level coursework in Geography and Geology, University of Baghdad, Baghdad, Iraq
1999   BFA, Summa Cum Laude, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM
2003   MFA, Art and Technology, School of the Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, IL
2015   Art Gallery of Windsor (forthcoming),Windsor, Canada (solo)
2013   David Winton Bell Gallery, List Art Center, Brown University, Providence, RI (solo)
2013   Art Dubai (forthcoming),Dubai, UAE
2013   The Public Private, The New School, Kellen Gallery, New York, NY
2013   Blown Up: Gaming and War, Gallery 101, Ottawa, Canada
2012   Blown Up: Gaming and War, MAI, Montreal, Canada
2012   Impakt: No More Westerns, Utrecht, The Netherlands
2012   Abandon Normal Devices, “Technoviking”, Manchester, UK
2012   Out of Rubble, Dorothy Uber Bryan Gallery, Bowling Green, OH
2012   Out of the Rubble, Spaces, Pittsburgh, PA
2012   Subversion of Comedies, Cornerhouse, Manchester, UK
2012   Voyeur, Truman State University Gallery, Kirksville, Missouri
2012   Aksioma Institute for Contemporary Art, Ljubljana, Slovenjia (solo)
2012   The Comfort Zone, Lake Forest College, Lake Forest, IL (solo)
2010   ...and Counting, Elizabeth Foundation for the Arts, New York, NY (solo)
2010   WAFAA BILAL: Three Bodies, Davidson Collage, Davidson, NC (solo)
2010   Agent Intellect, Helen Day Art Center, Stowe, VT (solo)
2008   Virtual Jihadi, The Sanctuary for the Independent Media, Troy, NY (solo)
2008   Virtual Jihadi, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, Troy, NY (solo)
2008   Virtual Jihadi, Conference of the Birds Gallery, Bangkok Thailand (solo)
2008   Dog or Iraqi ,Troy, NY (solo)
2007   Al dar Al-Iraqi, The Iraqi House, Montalvo Arts Center,Saratoga, CA (solo)
2007   Milwaukee Art Museum, Impressionist Gallery, Milwaukee, WI (solo)
2007   Domestic Tension, shoot an Iraqi, FlatFile Galleries, Chicago, IL (solo)
2006   Interior Landscapes, Pawn Gallery, Dallas, TX (solo)
2006   Casting bread, Dean Jensen Gallery, Milwaukee, WI (solo)
2005   The Human Condition, Randy Ross Gallery, Lafayette, IN (solo)
2005   The Human Condition, FlatFile Galleries, Chicago, IL (solo)
2004   Perseverance Implied, Arts Media & Engineering, Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ (solo)
1999   Raze #213, ASA Gallery, Albuquerque, NM (solo)
1999   Sorrow of Baghdad, The Harwood Art Center, Albuquerque, NM (solo)
1998   Poliversial, an honors thesis exhibition, John Sommers Gallery , U. of New Mexico
1995   Me-My Friends Exploring Nature, ASA Gallery, Albuquerque, NM
1989   Second Solo exhibition, University of Baghdad, Baghdad, Iraq
1988   First Solo exhibition, University of Baghdad, Baghdad, Iraq