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Dak'Art 2002

Dakar and Brussels

Moataz Nasr won the Ministry of Culture Prize of the 5th Dakar Biennale with the video The Water, projected in a dark room with water on the floor.

Dakar Biennale is presented in Belgium through the recontextualisation by Simon Njami.

May 2002

The Water

The Water, still from the video


Premio Suzzara

Moataz Nasr won the second prize of the Premio Suzzara with the work My Passport.

September 2002

My Passport, detail from the installation


News

Egypt
Cairo, December 2002. The new video-installation El Tabla in the new space of Townhouse Gallery.
Iran
Tehran, December 2002. Moataz Nasr proposed The Water to the Second Biennial of Contemporary Painting of the Islamic World. If the work is accepted, it will be presented in Tehran in December 2002.
Spain
Camargo (Cantabria), 24 January – 29 March 2003. A site specific work for the group show “EX-IN” in Espacio C.
Gran Canaria Island, 26 April 2003. A site specific work for the group show “Espacios Mestizos”.
Sweden
Spring 2003. Residency in Sweden for one month and a half. Workshop and exhibition: Three Egyptian Artists (Moataz Nasr, Wael Shawky and Amal el Ghany Kenawy) and Three Swedish Artists.

Recent exhibitions

2002
The Water in “Videomarathon”, Chisinau in Moldova (www.art.md), 21-23 November 2002.
Workshop and exhibition in Townhouse Gallery. Three Egyptian Artists (Moataz Nasr, Wael Shawky and Amal el Ghany Kenawy) and Three Swedish Artists
The Letters for the opening of the Alexandria Library
A personal show in Napoli, Italy
The Water for Ars Electronica in Linz, Austria
Dakar Biennale, Seneal. Ministry of Culture Prize
Paintings in La Bodega Espace, Cairo
2001
The Wheelchairs, The Planted Room and The Letters in Townhouse Gallery, Cairo
The Sky in Studio Casoli, Milano
Cairo Modern Art in Holland in Denhang, Holland
Cairo International Biennale. Grand Prize

2002

Winner of Cairo International Biennale 2001, major Egyptian artist, Moataz Nasr presents his works and exhibitions. You can download images and you can find help and more information by contacting us.

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