Bio

Fathi Hawas (b. 1994, Kafr Al Dawwar, Egypt) is an independent visual artist interested in conceptual documentary photography, He graduated from Faculty of Arts and Design of Pharos University and contemporary art school at MASS Alexandria, presently he lives in Alexandria where his practice started with discovering the limitations of the medium by experimenting with different photographing tools in the context of discovering ‘Subjective Time” and he also working on different cases happening far away from the centralization of the capital, his photography practice depends on research-based art, So he concerned with documenting the changes of culture and subculture emotions and varieties within the city he lives and cities he roams on his feet, Hawas participated in several group exhibitions internationally, e.g. in Cairo, Dubai, Denmark, London and Paris.

Public Shows

Hakawi Exhibition at Cite des Arts (Curated by Bruno Boudjelal and Diane Augier)Paris - 2019

See another side Exhibition at Kodak Passage (Curated by Gyptian)Cairo - 2019

Sard Exhibition at Dakhli Wust El Balad (Curated by Sabry Khaled)Cairo - 2018

Beyond Borders Exhibition at Yorkshire park gallery (Curated by Helen Pheby)London - 2016

Mass Exhibition at Mass Alexandria Art Space (Curated by Wael Shawky)Alexandria - 2016

Something To Generate From Exhibition at Kunsthal Arhaus (Curated by Madrassa Collective)Denmark - 2016

27th Youth Saloon Exhibition (Curated by The Youth Saloon Organisation) Cairo - 2016

Grants

AFAC - Arab Fund For Arts And Culture / ADPP Arabic Documentary Photography Program 2019.

Beirut - Lebanon.

Looking for collaboration?

Get in touch with me using my contact form.

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