SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2016

  • Black and White… Memories, Pedrami Gallery, Antwerp, Belgium.
  • Recent work– Oussama Diab, Faculty of Law, Radboud University, Nijmegen, Netherlands.

2015

  • What Happened Here, Ayyam Gallery, Beirut, Lebanon.

2012

  • In the Name of Freedom, Ayyam Gallery, DIFC, Dubai, UAE.

2010

  • Masks, Kings and Other Things Revisited, Ayyam Gallery, Beirut, Lebanon.
  • Oussama Diab, Ayyam Gallery, Al Quoz, Dubai, UAE.

2009

  • Oussama Diab, Ayyam Gallery, Damascus, Syria.

2006

  • Room, Mustafa Ali Gallery, Damascus, Syria.

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2018 

  • Kunstmaand. Ameland verbindt, Ameland, Netherlands.
  • Festival der Kunsten 2018, Nijmegen, Netherlands.
  • Geef ons het museum, i.s.m. Arnon Grunberg, Stedelijk Museum, Amsterdam, Netherlands.

2017

  • KunstRaffinaderij, Stevenskerk, Nijmegen, Netherlands.
  • Festival der Kunsten 2017, Nijmegen, Netherlands.

2016

  • Festival der Kunsten 2016, Nijmegen, Netherlands.

2015

  • Syria Off Frame, Fondazione Giorgio Cini, Venice, Italy.

2014 

  • Contemporary Arabia, Ayyam Gallery, Jeddah, Saudi Arabia.
  • R-evolution, Ayyam Gallery, Al Quoz, Dubai, UAE.
  • Fluid Forms II, Samsung Blue Square, Seoul, South Korea, Busan Museum of Art, Busan, South Korea.
  • Contemporary Uprising: Art from the Middle East, Nest Gallery, Geneva, Switzerland.
2013
  • Art Fair Dubai, Dubai, UAE.

2012 

  • Melting Pot, Ayyam Gallery, Beirut, Lebanon.
  • Art Fair Dubai, Dubai, UAE.

2011

  • Selections from The Samawi Collection, Ayyam Gallery, Al Quoz, Dubai, UAE.

2010

  • Art Fair Dubai, Dubai, UAE.
  • Zoom Contemporary Art Fair, Miami, USA.

2006 

  • Land Day Exhibition, Naji Al Ali Gallery, Damascus, Syria.
  • Land Day Exhibition, Aleppo, Syria.
  • Palestinian Artists Exhibition, Albaath Gallery, Damascus, Syria.
  • All Art Now, Ahmed Chaouki Gallery, Cairo, Egypt.
  • Small Paintings Biennale, Canada.

2005

  • Annual Exhibition, Syrian Ministry of Culture, Damascus, Syria.
  • Palestinian Artists Exhibition, Albaath Gallery, Damascus, Syria.

2004 

  • Annual Exhibition, Syrian Ministry of Culture, Damascus, Syria.
  • 5th Young Artist’s Exhibition, Asaad Basha Space, Damascus, Syria.

2003 

  • Annual Exhibition, Syrian Ministry of Culture, Damascus, Syria.
  • Graduation Exhibition, Faculty of Fine Arts – University of Damascus, Syria.
  • French Cultural Center, Damascus, Syria.
  • 4th Young Artist’s Exhibition, Khan Asaad Basha Space, Damascus, Syria.

2002

  • 3rd Young Artist’s Exhibition, Ayyam Gallery, Al Quoz, Dubai, UAE.

2001

  • Group Exhibition, Faculty of Fine Arts Gallery, University of Damascus, Damascus, Syria.

CHRISTIE’S AUCTIONS

2013

  • Christie’s Online Auction, Modern & Contemporary Arab and Turkish Art, Part III, Dubai, 24 October – 11 November.

2012

  • Christie’s Auction, sale 8058, Modern & Contemporary Arab and Iranian Art, Part II, Dubai, 18 April.

VOLUNTEERING

2016 – 2018

  • Makers Unite, Amsterdam, Netherlands.

2017 – 2018

  • Agalab, Amsterdams Grafisch Atelier, Netherlands.

EMPLOYMENT

2006 – 2010

  • Cartoonist at SpaceToon TV Channel, Damascus, Syria.

2004

  • Teacher of Art at Karmel Primary School, Damascus, Syria.

1997 – 2013

  • Graphic Designer, Quick Step Design, Venus Design, Damascus, Syria.

AWARDS

2004

  • First Prize, 5th Young Artist’s Exhibition, Khan Asaad Basha Space, Damascus, Syria.

2003

  • Jury Prize, 4th Young Artist’s Exhibition, Khan Asaad Basha Space, Damascus, Syria.

2002

  • Jury Prize, 3rd Young Artist’s Exhibition, Ayyam Gallery, Al Quoz, Dubai, UAE.

EDUCATION

2002

  • Bachelor of Fine Arts, Faculty of Fine Arts, Damascus University, Syria.