Sohail Salem

Biography

Sohail Salem was born in Palestine - Gaza in December 1974, he received B.A. of  Fine Arts from Al-Aqsa University in 1999. He is a co-founder of Eltiqa Group of Contemporary Arts. He obtained a residency in Jordan - Amman "September Summer Academy for arts" Darat Al Funun, Khalid Shoman Foundation, Supervised by the Artist Marwan Kassab  Bashi in 2001 and 2003, a residency in Switzerland - Geneva "Arts place de l'ile" 2005, and a Residency in City International des Arts - France,Paris in 2010. He participated in many local and international exhibitions.  Sohail produced four personal exhibitions, and worked as a teacher of Fine Arts for one year at the University of the Al-Aqsa University. He was a supervisor in a program of contemporary arts "GCAP" in gallery Eltiqa 2014. 
Sohail lives in Gaza and works in Graphic design and fine arts.
 
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Sohail Salem was born in Palestine - Gaza in December 1974, he received B.A. of  Fine Arts from Al-Aqsa University in 1999. He is a co-founder of Eltiqa Group of Contemporary Arts. He obtained a residency in Jordan - Amman "September Summer Academy for arts" Darat Al Funun, Khalid Shoman Foundation, Supervised by the Artist Marwan Kassab  Bashi in 2001 and 2003, a residency in Switzerland - Geneva "Arts place de l'ile" 2005, and a Residency in City International des Arts - France,Paris in 2010. He participated in many local and international exhibitions.  Sohail produced four personal exhibitions, and worked as a teacher of Fine Arts for one year at the University of the Al-Aqsa University. He was a supervisor in a program of contemporary arts "GCAP" in gallery Eltiqa 2014. 
Sohail lives in Gaza and works in Graphic design and fine arts.
 

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Sohail Salem
Palestine – Gaza – 8/12/1974         Mob.: 00970599772718   Email:   artso2000@yahoo.com
BA in Fine arts  from Al-Aqsa University - Gaza in 1999

 

Founder & member of  Eltiqa Group for Contemporary Art.
Work as Graphics Designer          www.palart.ps          www.Eltiqa.com

Residencies

-          City International des Arts residency-Paris 2010

-          Switzerland - Geneva "Place de l'ile" - 2005

-         Darat Al Funun Summer Academy, supervision of Artist Marwan Kassab Bachi, Amman, Jordan, (Years 2003, 2001)


 

Personal exhibitions:

2012   "Waiting" in CCF " French Centers of Palestine Network"

2010   " Une place et des lieux ", cave voûtée, place de la collégiale Villefranche de Rouergue.

2005   " wall " - peace center Bethlehem.

2003   " art vision ", Khalil Al Skakinee center, Ramallah.
 


 

Collective exhibitions:

 

2014  "From Gaza tunnels"  Norway - Oslo, Galleri Ramfjord.

           'Windows Into Gaza' Irleand, Dublin, curated by Felim Egan.

           "Visions of Gaza," the activity of the annual celebration of the Dutch King coronation, YMCA in Gaza

           TRACES "Collective Contemporary – Palestine – Ramallah, Yasmin Sharabi is an artist, curator.

 

2013   "a Meeting in Eltiqa" Workshop & Collective Exhibition, Eltiqa Artists House, Gaza

            “Jordanian, Palestinian, French ”, Artists Union Space, Amman, Jordan.

 

2012   "a Meeting in Eltiqa" Workshop & Collective Exhibition, Eltiqa Artists House, Gaza.

 

2011   Autre Monde, Mobile exhibition, Toulouse monicipality show room, Moissac, France.

2010   Workshop & Exhibition Gazaart PRCS Gaza, Palestine
           Visual Stories gallery Eltiqa artists house.

             "Palestine toujours" – Paris- Arcima Galerie
 

2009  Art Rest, PRCS Gaza, Palestine
          Summer Eltiqa Workshop & Exhibition
             Art of Palestine –Bank of Palestine Gallery.
          ELTIQA - Galerie Brigitte Graffault, Montauban, France
          Traces Du Guerre, CCF Network, Gaza, Ramallah, Jerusalem, Nablus
 

2008  "Morceaux choisis gaza" mobile exhibition, Albi, Toulouse, France
          "La Nuit Blanch", Ceter Culture France, Gaza.
           

2007  Gaza Seasons, Geneva, Switzerland " Arab bookshop Olivier ". 
           

2006    From sands to gray, with Swiss Artist, Gaza

 

2005  Switzerland - Martini - " artists from Palestine ".

          The participation in Switzerland workshop - Geneva and the end of 

           the workshop are an exhibition to the participants.

          "cactus " - mobile exhibition in French centers in palestine.

2004   10 Artists from Palestine – Mobile exhibition in Cities in France.

            Participate in Qattan Foundation –" Hasan Horani Prize" - 2004
 

2003   Amman- Gallery Zara "the art seeds".  
           Marwan Kassab Bachi Student Exhibition, Darat Al Funun, Jordan.
           "I remember 1948", Sydney, Australia.
           6 artists from Gaza, the French Cultural Center, Jerusalem.


2002   Winter 2002, the French Cultural Center, Gaza.


2001  Darat Al Funun Summer Academy supervision of Artist Marwan Kassab Bachi, Amman, Jordan.                 

           " WILLE BE" - Gaza - the Palestinian Red Crescent.
           The participation in drawing its walls of the anniversary of the 48


1999   "AFAQ", the YMCA, Gaza.

            A participation in painting " Jerusalem, return bridge ".
            Free colors, a center of the French cultural dialogue initiative"DIA", Gaza.

 

 

 

Artworks