Moataz Nasr

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Moataz Nasr

Born in Alexandria, August 1961

Exhibitions

Personal Shows

2002 “Espace-La Bodega” Gallery, Cairo.
2001 Townhouse Gallery, Cairo.
2000 Townhouse Gallery, Cairo.
2000 Egyptian Cultural Center in Paris, France.
1999 Al Ahram House Gallery, London, U.K.
1999 Center of Fine Art, Cairo.

Group Shows

2002 Dakar Biennale, Senegal. Biennale Prize.
2002 “You Can Touch” exhibition in Espace Karim Francis, Cairo.
2001 Studio Casoli, Milano, Italy.
2001 Cairo Modern Art Exhibition in Denhag, Holland.
2001 8th International Cairo Biennale. Grand Prize.
2001 Participated with Martin Mcinally in Al Nitaq Festival, Downtown, Cairo.
2000 “The Palm Tree”, Mashrabeya Gallery, Cairo.
2000 “Group exhibition with Egyptian and Italian artists”, Gezira Art Center, Cairo.
2000 Prepared and participated in “For Jerusalem” in Hanager Opera House, Cairo
2000 La Bodega, Cairo.
2000 5th Cairo International Biennale for Ceramics, Opera House Arts Palace, Cairo.
2000 Al-Nitaq Festival of Art, Downtown, Cairo.
1999 27th National Exhibition for Fine Arts, Opera House Arts Palace, Cairo.
1998/99 Small Art-works at the Center of Art, Cairo.
1998 26th National Exhibition for Fine Arts, Center of Art, Cairo.
1998 The First Show For Artists over 35 years and honored, Museum of Fine Arts (Housin Sobhi), Alexandria.
1998 Cairo Atelier.
1998 4th Cairo International Biennale for Ceramics, Center of Art, Cairo. Jury Prize.
1998 Hanager Gallery, group exhibition “The Days of Kom Ghorab”.
1997 25th National Exhibition for Fine Arts, Center of Art, Cairo.
1997 Heliorama exhibition at the French Cultural Center, Heliopolis, Cairo. Prize of Painting.
1996/98 Participated in “Kom Ghorab Project” in Old Cairo.
1996 24th National Exhibition For Fine Arts at the Center of Art, Cairo.
1995 7th Salon of Youth, Center of Art, Cairo. Third Prize.

Public Art

2001 Permanent Installation at “La Bodega” lounge (“Hurrican”), Cairo.
2002 Permanent Installation at “Diwan” bookstore in Zamalek, Cairo.

Workshops

2002 Workshop “The Open Studio” in Townhouse Gallery Cairo (10 Egyptian and 10 foreign artists).
2000 Participated in the “Fashion design workshop” at the University of Applied Arts, ending in a number of exhibitions in Gezira Art Center, Townhouse, Zeinab Khatoun and the Goethe Institute in Cairo.

Others

2001 Member in the Jury board in the 15th Art Festival in Sondrio, Italy.
2000 Commisseur of the Egyptian Contemporary Art Exhibition in Nikosia, Cyprus (May 2000).
1998 Assisted British Artist Mona Hatoum in her work for the Cairo Biennali 1998.

Works in the collection of the Egyptian Ministry of Culture, the Egyptian Museum of Modern Art, the United Nations (ESCWA) in Beirut, the Egyptian Embassy in London, Al Ahram House in London and Paris, the MBC-Television in London, and in private collection in Egypt and abroad.

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