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Mervat Shazly

Mervat Shazly with one of her artworks Mervat Shazly with one of her artworks

Mervat Shazly was born in Aswan. In 1992, she finished her studies at the Painting Department of the Faculty of Fine Arts at the Helwan University, Cairo and earned a bachelor degree in 1998. She is a graduate of the Cairo College of Fine Arts and holds a master degred and PhD in arts. Mervat participated in many exhibitions and received a couple of awards.

Mervat's Nubian roots are clearly reflected in her powerful artworks showing the private life in Nubia. Her work is inspired by the feelings of women in southern Egypt.


Works at Nūn Art Gallery:

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  • Bachelor of Fine Arts with a very good grade, thesis: The Impact of the
    Nubian Environment on the Works of Egyptian Artists
    , 1998
  • PhD thesis: Contemporary Egyptian Paintings between
    Heritage and Modernization, 1970-2000


International Exhibitions:

  • Exhibition of Contemporary Egyptian Art in South Africa, 2010
  • Egyptian Art Exhibition in Paris
  • Sheikha Suad Al-Sabah Biennale in Kuwait
  • Luxor International Painting Symposium, 2018


Solo Exhibitions:

  • More than fifteen solo exhibitions, most recently at the Hall of the
    Atelier of Arab Engineers, 2018



  • Many awards and certificates of appreciation
  • Sheikha Suad Al-Sabah Biennale Award in Kuwait
  • Award of the Ideal Artist of the General Authority of Culture Palaces


Painting by Mervat Shazly
Painting by Mervat Shazly

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Nūn Art Gallery is registered under Egyptian law with the no. 562 845 194


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