A b o u t

Born in Cairo

  1. University Studies:

2015 – Ph.D. Degree at Bauhaus University – Faculty of Art and Design – Weimar – Germany

2008 – M.A. Studies – Leipzig University

2006 – Painting, Graphic and Video Art Study at the Hochschule für Grafik und Buchkunst (HGB) Leipzig

2003 – 2006 – M.A. Studies – Helwan University

2003 – B.A of Applied Arts – Helwan University – Painting & Design (Grade: Very Good with Honors Degree – Graduation project Grade: Excellent)

  1. Preliminary and secondary education:

1998 – Secondary School French Cert. (Baccalauréat)

1998 – Certificat de Langue Française (Collège Saint Vincent de Paul)

 

Area of Specialization: Painting, Drawing and Graphics

 

G r a n t s / P r i z e s / S c h o l a r s h i p s (Awards/Honors, etc.)

2009 – 2014 – Konrad Adenauer Stiftung Ph.D. Scholarship – Germany

2006 – DAAD Scholarship for Artists – Germany

2005 – First Prize in Painting – Egypt

2003 – Drawing First Prize & Painting Encouragement Prize – Egypt

2002 – Painting Second Prize and Drawing Encouragement Prize – Egypt

2002 – Elite Student Award of Helwan University – Egypt

2002 – Medal of Honor – Egypt

2001 – Painting Encouragement Prize – Egypt

2001 – Painting Third Prize – Egypt

2000 – Drawing First Prize – Egypt

2000 – Painting Encouragement Prize – Egypt

1999 – Painting Encouragement Prize – Egypt

1999 – Drawing Encouragement Prize – Egypt

 

S p e c i a l  P a r t i c i p a t i o n s

 

2013 – Lecturing about Democracy in Egypt – Cologne

2012 – Holding a speech about the Power of Media – Berlin

2012 – Running a workshop about Women Rights and Media – Berlin

2012 – Lecturing about Egypt’s Revolution, with the organization of KAS –Germany

2011 – Running a workshop Egypt’s Revolution, with the organization of KAS – Germany

2011 – Lecturing about the Revolution in Egypt, with the organization of KAS – Germany

2007 – Worked in HBS in Leipzig as a French/English translator – Germany

2006 – Translation of Hiwar–Fanni website – Germany

2006 – Worked in Markenbau – Leipzig as a web designer – Germany

2005 – Designing and executing mural paintings for a Villa – Egypt

2004 – Designing and executing mural paintings for a Floating Hotel in Luxor – Egypt

2003 – Designing and executing shops signs – Egypt

2002 – Summer Work Camp – Lagerville – Ile De France (Restoration and Rehabilitation of St. Eutrope Chapel) – France

2001 – Summer Work Camp – Seurre – Bourgogne (Restoration and Rehabilitation of the Eco–Museum of the Cote d’Or “Etang Rouge”) – France

 

L a n g u a g e s  S p o k e n

  • Arabic – mother tongue
  • French – fluent
  • English – fluent
  • German – very good

 

C o m p u t e r  S k i l l s

  • Adobe Photoshop – experience 17 years
  • Adobe Illustrator – experience 8 years
  • Microsoft Office – experience 17 years
  • Corel Draw – experience 8 years
  • AutoCAD – experience 4 years
  • Adobe Premiere – experience 4 years
  • Flash
  • 3D Max etc…
  • Adobe Indesign etc…