Biography | سيرة ذاتية | نبذة
 
  • Education

  • 2009 Ph,D. In Fine Arts with Distinction, about “Direct Glass sculpture”, Alexandria University, Egypt, under the Supervision of Prof. Gaber Hegazy and Prof. Mohamed Salem.
    2006-2008 Scholarship for Ph.D. Research in Fine Art’s Academy of Carrara, Italy, under the supervision of Professor Piere Giorgi Balocchi.
    2005 Master Degree in "Glass Sculpture Techniques", Sculpture department, Faculty of Fine Arts, Alexandria University, Egypt.
    2002 Ceramic Sculpture Superior Diploma with Distinction, Sculpture department, Faculty of Fine Arts, Alexandria University, Egypt.
    2000 General Sculpture Bachelor, Sculpture department, Faculty of Fine Arts, Alexandria University, Egypt.
    1996 Classical Piano performance grade 8 diploma, The Royal Schools of Music of England through the Conservatoire of Alexandria Egypt.
    1995 English Girls College “E.G.C” diploma, Alexandria, Egypt.

  • Work Experience

  • 2011-2010 Held public lectures and discussions in Egyptian TV and Pharos University about Art and Glass
    2010 Was Appointed as a Deputy Director for the Bibliotheca Alexandrina Art Center.
    2009 Lecturer in the sculpture department, Faculty of Fine Arts, Alexandria University
    2006 Teaching assistant in the Glass Art School “Cam Ocagi” In Istanbul during July and September courses with Prof. Etsuko Nishi.
    2005 - 2009 Lecturer assistant in the sculpture department, Faculty of Fine Arts in Alexandria University
    2001 - 2005 Instructor in the sculpture department, Faculty of Fine Arts, Alexandria University.
    2000 Part time piano teacher in the music department, Faculty of Specific Arts' Education, Alexandria University.
    1998- 2002 Part time piano teacher in the Conservatoire of Alexandria.

  • Awards and collections

  • 2011 “Hallucinations” Glazed Stoneware sculpture Bibliotheca Alexandrina, Egypt
    2010 Tornado Glass Sculpture” Bibliotheca Alexandrina, Egypt
    2008 Falling Leaf Glass sculpture” The Chianti Sculpture Park in Siena, Italy
    2007 SOL Art Gallery, Siena, Italy
    2006 The International Glass Art School “CamOcagi” In Istanbul, Turkey
    2005 Realizing the EuroMed youth Awards for best projects to Egypt, Finland, France, Germany, Tunisia
    Monumental sculpture "Isis of Pharos " for the New Stadium Square, Alexandria
    2004 "Ministry of Investment", Bronze Euros mural, Cairo
    Cimpor garden sculpture in " El Amreyah ", Alexandria
    2001 "National Museum of theater, music and traditional arts", Portraits of artists Amina Rizk and Naguib Sorour, Cairo
    Stanly public square, Portrait of Alexander the great, Alexandria
    2000 First prize of “Alexandria University” in sculpture
    1999 - 2000 First prizes of “Alexandria Youth Salons” in sculpture
    Private Sculpture collections in Dubai, Egypt, France, Italy, Saudi Arabia, Turkey and United States.

  • Exhibitions and workshops

  • 2011 - 2010 "Glass Sculpture", First solo exhibition in Cairo Gezira Art Center and Alexandria Atelier, Egypt
    “Agenda” small art works expo, Bibliotheca Alexandrina
    2010 Commissar of 5th Bibliotheca Alexandrina International Sculpture Symposium in “3 Dimensional Glass”
    “Young Egyptian Artists Expo” Egyptian Cultural Center, Vienna.
    “Ceramic sculpture and Glass Expo” Mahmoud Said Museum, Alex
    “International Women Day Expo” , Prince Taz Castle, Cairo
    “Agenda” small art works expo, Bibliotheca Alexandrina
    2009, February " Glass Sculptures" , Khan el Maghraby in Zamalek, Cairo.
    2008, July “Solo Donne” Torano sculpture exhibition in Italy
    2008, July “Frauenau Arts Academy” in Germany
    2007 “Flash Sculpture event” Carrara, Italy
    Carrara Fine Arts Academy Biennale, Italy
    2006 International Glass Art School “CamOcagi” In Istanbul during July and September
    2005 The Small Art works", Mahmoud Said Museum in parallel to "Alexandria Biennale"
    2005, December " 7 female Artists" , Khan el Maghraby in Zamalek, Cairo.
    2005 "Alexandria Artists",Plastic Artists syndicate
    "El-Shona Art Center and Museum" Alexandria
    1996 Annual Sculpture group exhibitions in Alexandria Cultural Palaces and “Alexandria University"
    1989-1992 International Youth art exchanges

  • Extra curriculum activities

  • 1988 -1998 Group classical recitals
    1997 ECUME, Classical Piano performance and Duet, Alexandria, Egypt
    1997, 1998 Duets piano performances in Alexandria Cultural centers, Egypt
    1994 First prize in Classical Piano Performance of the Egyptian Opera House youth competition, Egypt

  • Professional qualifications

    • Member in Atelier D'Alexandrie
    • Member in the Egyptian Plastic Artists’ Syndicate
    • Member in the Alexandria Faculty of Fine Arts Alumni’s Association
    • Member in the Sustainable Development Association of Alexandria
    • Youth worker and trainer in the field of Cultural exchange through the Ministry of youth, in the context of Euromed Youth Programme in Egypt, Finland, Germany, Greece, Jordan, Lebanon, and Sweden, since 2000- 2006.

 

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