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Contemporary Egyptian sculptor Mahmoud Mokhtar

Egyptian artist Mahmoud Mokhtar is specialised in sculpture. Born in 1986, he graduated from the Sculpture Department of the Faculty of Fine Arts in Cairo in 2008. Since 2011, he works as a sculpture specialist at the Replica Production Unit of the Ministry of Tourism and Antiquities.

 

Works at Nūn Art Gallery:

From the "In the Picture" Exhibition
at Nūn Art Gallery in December 2021 / January 2022
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Nostalgia
Basalt
Height: 35 cm
25,000 EGP

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Sacrificial
Basalt
Height: 30 cm
17,500 EGP

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Until the Last Moment
Basalt
Height: 30 cm
20,000 EGP

Mahmoud Mokhtar    

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Morning Yawn
Height: 45 cm
Aluminum, 1 of 8 Copies, 5,800 EGP
Also Available in Bronze, 14,300 EGP

 

     

Education:

  • Bachelor of Fine Arts, Faculty of Fine Arts, Sculpture Department, Minya University
  • 2008-2009 Preliminary MA degree, Faculty of Fine Arts, Sculpture Department, Cairo University
  • 2015 Ancient Egyptian language course, Sennari House, Cairo
  • 2015 Archaeological excavation course, Egyptian-German mission in Tuna el-Gebel

 

Work Experience:

  • 2008-2010 Designer at Clay Motion Media Production
  • 2010-today Artifact restorer and replica sculptor at the Ministry of Tourism and Antiquities
  • Sculpture workshops for many institutions like the Sennari House in Cairo, Bibliotheca Alexandrina in Alexandria, the Museum of Fine Arts in Alexandria, the All Saints Cathedral, ind Cairo and the Sheikh Zain Mahmoud School in Cairo

 

Exhibitions, Art Residencies, Symposiums & Festivals:

  • 2021 Aldau Sculpture Symposium, Hurghada
  • 2021 Biennale of Arts, Dandy Mega Mall, Giza
  • 2020 World Arts Youth Forum, Sharm El-Sheikh
  • 2020 Collective Exhibition, Vermillion Art Gallery, Alexandria
  • 2020 Cairo Atelier Salon, Cairo
  • 2019 The Artists, Exhibition of the Ministry of Antiquities, Ahmed Shawky Museum, Giza
  • 2019 International Symposium of Nubia, Aswan
  • 2018 Egypt International Symposium, Sheraton, Sharm El-Sheikh
  • 2018 World Arts Youth Forum, Sharm El-Sheikh
  • 2018 Sculpture Salon, Cairo
  • 2018 Ancient Egypt Symposium, Cairo
  • 2018 Youth Salon, Cairo
  • 2018 Luxor is the Capital of Arts and Culture Exhibition, Luxor
  • 2017 International scientific meeting on the efforts and activities of the Egyptian-German Mission at Tuna El-Gebel, National Museum of Egyptian Civilization, Cairo
  • 2016 BUC First International Stones and Metals Sculpture Symposium
  • 2016 Collective Exhibition, Foreign Diplomats Gallery, Cairo
  • 2016 Festival of Traditional Crafts, Bibliotheca Alexandrina, Alexandria
  • 2016 Sfax is the Capital of Arab Culture Exhibition, Sfax, Tunisia
  • 2015-2016 Several collective exhibitions at Sennari House, Ubuntu Art Gallery, Mahmoud Said Museum, Arts Museum, Cairo Atelier, Darb 1718 and Fine Arts Academy in Cairo

 

Collectables:

  • in Austria, Spain, Italy, Canada, Russia, Saudi Arabia, Jordan and Tunisia

 

Grants:

  • 2016 Grant from the European Union

 

Memberships:

  • Member of the Syndicate of Fine Artists
  • 2015 Member of the Board of Directors of the Cairo Atelier
  • 2011 Member of the General Trade Union of Workers of the Supreme
    Council of Antiquities

 

Video:

For the "In the Picture" art event at Nūn Art Gallery, Mahmoud Mokhtar created a guardian sculpture, one and a half metres high and made from gypsum.

Art Event "In the Picture"

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