SHADY EL-NOSHOKATY

*1971 DAMIETTA / EGYPT; LIVES AND WORKS IN CAIRO

WORKS AS PROFESSOR IN PAINTING AND DRAWING, THE FACULTY OF ART EDUCATION – HELWAN

           UNIVERSITY & IN THE  PVA DEPARTMENT AT THE AMERICAN UNIVERSITY IN CAIRO (AUC) FOR

           PERFORMING AND VISUAL ARTS, CAIRO

2007 ACHIEVED HIS PHD DEGREE WITH HIS THESIS ‚MEDIA ART AND NEW EGYPTIAN IDENTITY’

2001 ACHIEVED HIS MASTERS DEGREE WITH HIS THESIS ‚UTILIZING ORGANIC RESOURCES IN POST

          MODERNISM ART’

1994 GRADUATED FROM FACULTY OF ART EDUCATION, HELWAN UNIVERSITY, CAIRO

 

PRIZES AND COMMISSIONS

2008 VISITING ARTIST IN LABORAL - CENTRO DE ARTE Y CREATION, GIJÓN / SPAIN

2001 ACQUIRED THE FULBRIGHT COMMISSION AS A VISITING ARTIST IN THE SCHOOL OF THE ART

          INSTITUTE OF CHICAGO, MARCH – OCTOBER

1996 THE GRAND PRIZE IN THE EGYPTIAN SALON OF YOUTH

1996 THE EVALUATION COMMITTEE PRIZE, THE INTERNATIONAL CAIRO CERAMICS

1995 THE FIRST PRIZE IN PAINTING, SALON OF YOUTH, CAIRO

 

GROUP- AND SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2013 KAIRO. OFFENE STADT - MUSEUM FOLKWANG ESSEN, ESSEN

 

2012 HISTORIES OF NOW: SIX ARTISTS FROM CAIRO - MFA - MUSEUM OF FINE ARTS, BOSTON, USA

2011 ACCRETIONS II - MS2 - MUZEUM SZTUKI LODZ, LODZ, POLAND

2010 THE ONE AND THE MULTIPLE - ARTELLEWA - SPACE FOR CONTEMPORARY, GIZA, ÄGYPTEN

          ACCRETIONS, GALERIJA SKUC, LJUBLJANA,  POLAND

          UNERWARTET / UNEXPECTED. VON DER ISLAMISCHEN KUNST ZUR ZEITGENÖSSISCHEN    

          KUNST, KUNSTMUSEUM BOCHUM, BOCHUM

          WHAT'S HAPPENING NOW? CASA ÁRABE MADRID, MADRID, SPAIN

  

2009/10 TASWIR - ISLAMISCHE BILDWELTEN UND MODERNE, MARTIN GROPIUS BAU, BERLIN

          - CATALOGUE

2009 SHADY EL NOSHOKATY, DRAWINGS, PARROTTA PROJECT SPACE, BERLIN

2009 SHADY EL NOSHOKATY, STAMMER – A LECTURE IN THEORY, VIDEO AND DRAWINGS,

          PARROTTA CONTEMPORARY ART, STUTTGART/GERMANY

 

2008 CAIROSCAPE - IMAGES, IMAGINATION AND IMAGINARY OF A CONTEMPORARY MEGA CITY -

          LIFE PERFORMANCE AND VIDEO SCREENING IN KUNSTRAUM KREUZBERG / BETHANIEN,

          BERLIN

2008 ORGANIZING THE 8TH EXPERIMENTAL ART WORKSHOP (MEDIA ART WORKSHOP), FACULTY OF

          ART EDUCATION, HELWAN UNIVERSITY, CAIRO

2008 STAMMER - LECTURE IN THEORY, LIFE PERFORMANCE IN (ACAF) CONTEMPORARY

          ALEXANDRIAN ART FORUM, ALEXANDRIA

2008 LECTURE (UNDERGROUND EGYPTIAN CINEMA) BERLINALE – BERLIN

2008 WHAT IS HAPPENING NOW (CONTEMPORARY EGYPTIAN VIDEO INSTALLATION EXHIBITION),

          PALACE OF ART GALLERY – OPERA HOUSE

 

2007 AFRICA REMIX  (CONTEMPORARY AFRICAN ART) JOHANNSBURG ART GALLERY, SOUTH

          AFRICA

2007 THIS DAY, VIDEO ART FROM THE MIDDLE EAST, TATE MODERN, LONDON

2007 OCCIDENTALISM, CONTEMPORARY ARTISTS FROM EGYPT – CAIRO

2007 THE PRESENT OUT OF PAST MILLENNA, KUNSTMUSEUM BONN

2007 ON PAPER, GROUP EXHIBITION IN PORTRAIT GALLERY, DOWN TOWN CAIRO

2007 EL AROSA, GROUP EXHIBITION IN  AHMED SHAWKY MUSEUM'S GALLERY, CAIRO

2007 ORGANIZING THE 7TH EXPERIMENTAL ART WORKSHOP (MEDIA ART WORKSHOP) IN THE

          FACULTY OF ART EDUCATION, HELWAN UNIVERISTY, JULY- AUGUST

 

2006 AFRICA REMIX (CONTEMPORARY AFRICAN ART), MORI ART MUSEUM – TOKYO

2006 AFRICA REMIX (CONTEMPORARY AFRICAN ART), MODERNA MUSEET, STOCKHOLM

2006 DRAWINGS, THE AMERICAN UNIVERSITY GALLERY IN CAIRO

2006 GROUP EXHIBITION IN THE EGYPTIAN ACADEMY IN ROME

2006 SOLO EXHIBITION IN ELGHORY PALACE GALLERY, OLD ISLAMIC CAIRO AREA

 

2005 AFRICA REMIX (CONTEMPORARY AFRICAN ART), CENTRE POMPIDOU, PARIS

2005 AFRICA REMIX (CONTEMPORARY AFRICAN ART), HAYWARD GALLERY, LONDON

2005 THE 2ND IMAGINING BOOK INTERNATIONAL EXIHIBITION, ALEXANDRIAN LIBRARY,

          ALEXANDRIA

 

2004 AFRICA REMIX (CONTEMPORARY AFRICAN ART), MUSEUM KUNST PALAST, DÜSSELDORF

2004 ORGANIZING THE 5RD EXPERIMENTAL ART WORKSHOP (MEDIA ART WORKSHOP) IN THE

          FACULTY OF ART EDUCATION, HELWAN UNIVERISTY

2004 SOLO EXHIBITION, PAINTING & DRAWINGS FROM 1998-2004, THE TOWNHOUSE GALLERY,

          CAIRO

 

2003 WHISPERS FROM THE OTHER RIVER, THE WORLD BANK GALLERY – WASHINGTON DC

2003 TAKE ME TO THE RIVER, THE MILLENIUM ART CENTER - WASHINGTON DC

2003 ORGANIZING THE 4TH EXPERIMENTAL ART WORKSHOP (MEDIA ART WORKSHOP), FACULTY OF

          ART EDUCATION, HELWAN UNIVERSITY

 

2002 THE OPEN STUDIO, CONTEMPORARY INTERACTIVE ART PROJECT IN THE TOWNHOUSE

          GALLERY - WITH STUDENTS FROM THE FACULTY OF ART EDUCATION, HELWAN UNIVERSITY

2002 EGYPTIAN ARTIST IN RESIDENCE - EMBASSY OF THE UNITED STATES, CAIRO

2002 ORGANIZING THE 3RD EXPERIMENTAL ART WORKSHOP (MEDIA ART WORKSHOP), FACULTY OF

          ART EDUCATION, HELWAN UNIVERSITY, CAIRO

2002 YOU CAN TOUCH, A GROUP EXHIBITION IN ESPACE GALLERY, CAIRO

2002 FIRST SHOW OF ‚THE TREE OF MY GRANDMOTHER’ - VIDEO INSTALLATION PROJECT, VIDEO

          SCREENING EVENT AT THE SCHOOL OF ART INSTITUTE OF CHICAGO

2002 SQUARE AND CIRCLE, DARAG EL FAN, BEIRUT / LEBANON

 

2001 AL-NITAQ FESTIVAL OF ART IN DOWNTOWN CAIRO - TOWNHOUSE GALLERY, CAIRO

 

2000 SOLO EXHIBITION ‚COTTON CANDY’ – INSTALLATION, TOWNHOUSE GALLERY, CAIRO

2000 THE 1ST EXIHIBITION FOR SMALL ART WORK, AKHNATEN GALLERY, ZAMALEK-CAIRO

2000 ORGANIZING THE 1ST EXPERIMENTAL ART WORKSHOP IN THE FACULTY OF ART EDUCATION,

          HELWAN UNIVERSITY, CAIRO

2000 FOR JERUSALEM, GROUP EXHIBITION IN HANAGER GALLERY, OPERA HOUSE, CAIRO

 

1999 SOLO EXHIBITION ‚THE BED’, TOWN HOUSE GALLERY FOR CONTEMPERORY ART, CAIRO

1999 THE EGYPTIAN MODERN ART, INSTITUT DU MONDE ARABE - PARIS

1999 THE 48TH INTERNATIONAL VENICE BIENNALE, EGYPTIAN PAVILLION

1999 THE 9TH ASIAN ART BIENNALE, BANGLADESH

 

1998 LUXOR STUDIOS RESIDENCY'S EXHIBITION

1998 7TH INTERNATIONAL CAIRO BIENNAL, CAIRO

 

1997 THE EGYPTIAN YOUTH, KUNSTHISTORISCHES MUSEUM VIENNA

 

1996 THE 7TH EGYPTIAN YOUTH SALON, CAIRO

1996 INTERNATIONAL ART WORKSHOP, LAHOUR / PAKISTAN

 

ACQUISTIONS

THE EGYPTIAN MUSEUM OF MODERN ART

CAIRO LIBRARY, ZAMALEK, CAIRO

MUBARAK LIBRARY, GIZA, CAIRO

CHILDREN CULTURE PALACE, GARDEN CITY, CAIRO

PRIVATE COLLECTIONS IN AND OUTSIDE OF EGYPT

 

CULTURAL AND ACADEMIC ACTIVITIES

2002 ORGANIZED THE OPEN STUDIO PROJECT WITH A GROUP OF STUDENTS FROM THE FACULTY

          OF ART EDUCATION OF THE HELWAN UNIVERSITY IN THE TOWN HOUSE GALLERY, CAIRO

2000 ORGANIZED THE EXPERIMENTAL MEDIA ART WORKSHOP IN THE FACULTY OF ART EDUCATION

          OF THE HELWAN UNIVERSITY IN WHICH PARTICIPATED 40 SELECTED STUDENTS

 

PUBLICATIONS

2009 TASWIR - ISLAMISCHE BILDWELTEN UND MODERNE, PUBLISHED BY BERLINER FESTSPIELE,

          MARTIN-GROPIUS-BAU BERLIN

2007 CATALOGUE: GEGENWART AUS JAHRTAUSENDEN, ZEITGENÖSSISCHE KUNST AUS ÄGYPTEN,

          EDITED BY KARIN ADRIAN VON ROQUES AND DIETER RONTE, PUBLISHED BY KUNSTMUSEUM

          BONN

2004 CATALOGUE: AFRIKA REMIX, ZEITGENÖSSISCHE KUNST EINES KONTINENTS, EDITED BY

          SIMON NJAMI, PUBLISHED BY MUSEUM KUNST PALAST – DÜSSELDORF, HAYWARD GALLERY –

          LONDON, CENTRE GEORGES POMPIDOU – PARIS, MORI ART MUSEUM – TOKIO

2004 BASAM ELBAROUNY, SHADY EL NOSHOKATY DRAWINGS, CLARE DAVIES, STATE OF THE ARTS

          EDUCATION

2004 SONALI PAHWA, THE POETICS OF OFFAL, SONALI PAHWA SPEAKS WITH SHADY EL-

          NOSHOKATY, WHO HAS TURNED TO HUMAN ORGANS IN HIS RECENT WORK, IN: AL AHRAM,

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