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Biography and exhibitions

 

 

 

Biography

1953-1956 - Beirut - Fine Arts training at: Lebanese Academy of Fine Arts: A.L.B.A.
1956-1957 - Paris -  Academy: La Grande Chaumière: Atelier Henri Goetz.
1962-1974 - Beirut - Teaches Art at A.L.B.A.
1965-1974 - Beirut - teaches Art at National institute of Fine Arts: I.N.B.A.
1974-1978 - Paris - Graduates in Mural Arts at the Ecole Nationale des Arts Décoratifs: E.N.S.A.D.

Personal Shows

Several early shows followed by:
1964 - Francfort - Garten House Pavillon and Marburg at the city's artists society Gallery.
1964 - Paris - Gallery Marcel Bernheim
1970 - Beirut - First Lumino-kinetic Show: "Evolution Research" .
1972 - Beirut - Gallery: Contact.
1973 - Paris - Galerie Jacques Lacloche: Lumino-Kinetics.
1978 - Paris- Centre Georges Pompidou: Salle d'Actualité: Original Hand-Made Silkscreened art book:"Fenêtres sur mon Ailleurs"
1983 - Paris - Trianon de Bagatelle.
1984 - Kuwait: Maison Française.
1988 - Nançay - France: Gallery Capazza.
1994 - Verneuil - 03500 France: "Palais de Justice Mediéval": Rétrospective: 1968-1998.
1995- 2001 - Beirut: Gallery Epreuve d'Artiste.
2001 Beit Mery - Lebanon: Al Bustan Festival.
2002-2005 Beirut: Gallery Aida Cherfan.

Group Shows

1967 - London - The Royal Institute Galleries: Carreras painting contest.
1969 - Brussels: Painters from Lebanon;
1970 - Washington: The Smithonian Institution
1973 - Kuwait: Painters from Lebanon.
1973 -1975 - Paris: Salons: Réalités Nouvelles - Comparaison - Grands et Jeunes d'Aujourd'hui.
1975 - Cagnes s/mer France/ International festival of painting.
1976-1978 - Paris: Salons: Réalités Nouvelles - Comparaisons - grands et Jeunes d'Aujourd'hui
1980-1983 - Bilan de l'Art Contemporain: Quebec - New York: Art expo - Dallas Art fair.
1984 - Ueno's National Museum - Tokyo - Nagoya - Osaka - Saporo.
1986-1992 - Nançay - France: Gallery Capazza.
2007 - Verneuil 03500 France: Palais de Justice Médiéval.
2007 - Abudhabi - U.A.R. Artparis- Abudhabi07: Museal space: Curator: Amal Traboulsi.

Private and Public Collections

1962 - Teheran - H.I.M. Farah Dhiba Pahlawi.
1967 - London - First prizewinner Carreras painting contest: The Royal Institute Galleries
1968 - Beirut - First prizewinner  Sursock Museum.
1969 - Bahrein - First National City Bank of New York.
1972 - Beirut - Society of Lebanon's architects and engeneers: Lumino- kinetic work.
1972 - Beirut - The Chase Manhatan Bank of New York.
1975 - Cagnes s/mer France - Château Musée de Cagnes s/mer
1981 - Ryadh - Collection du Prinse Walid Bin Talal
1982 - Paris - National Fund of Contemporary Art.
1983 - Paris - The City of Paris' collection.
1984 - Paris - National Fund of Contemporary Art
1987 - Beit Mery - Lebanon - Nadia Tueni's foundation
1995-2000-2003 - Beirut - A.L.B.A.'s Collection.
1996 - Beirut - Audi's Bank foundation.
2001 - Beirut - Merryl Lynch Bank.


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