Ahmed El Shaer


Photos: Ahmed El Shaer
INTERFERENCE Site: Shop/ Romdhane Bey Square
INTERFERENCE Work: Struggle in the Nile
Star of the East , Digital Print on wood, Ahmed el Shaer
The Race , Digital Print on Paper, Ahmed el Shaer
River Rade , Digital Print on wood, Ahmed el Shaer

photos: Ahmed El Shaer

Ahmed El Shaer is a multi-disciplinary artist whose practice spans the mediums of installation, photography, sound and video, with a particular interest in digital technologies. His videos combine Machinima, stock footage, 3D animation and experimental soundscapes. MORE

EXHIBITIONS

2018 | Cairo [eg], FESTIVAL FOR MEDIA ARTS, Cairotronica 
2017 | Lyon [fr], ART GAME DEMOS -FESTIVAL NUAGE NUMÉRIQUE
2016 | South Africa [zaf], AFRICAN DIGITAL INNOVATION FESTIVAL, Fak’ugesi
2015 | Alexandria [eg],  FINE ART MUSEUM, Think Tank
2014 | Cairo [eg], ARTELLEWA ART SPACE, Green
2013 | Cairo [eg], GUEZIRA ART CENTER, Repetition in Action Time
2012 | Cairo [eg], MASHRABIA GALLERY, 8bit Portrait
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GRANTS

2018-2019 | [us] Fulbright Art Grant.
2011 | [us], International Visitor Program of State Department.
2007 | [at], Salzburg Summer Academy for Fine Arts, studio of Vale Export.
2006 | [at],Salzburg Summer Academy for Fine Arts, studio of Fung Ming Bo.

EDUCATION

2002 | Cairo [eg], B.F.A., Faculty of Art and Education, Helwan University.
2006 | Salzburg [aut], Certificate of Video Game/ Video Art, Summer Academy for Fine art.
2007 | Salzburg [aut], Certificate of Video Art By Artist Vale Export, Summer Academy for Fine art.

AWARDS

2013 | Salon Prize in Media Art, 24th Salon of young artists.
2003 | First Prize in Media Art, 15th Salon of young artists.
2002 | Honor Prize, Media Art, 14th Salon of young artists.

LINKS

WEBSITE

CULTURAL HERITAGE STUDIO

From DIGI MENA _ curated by Toufik Douib