AYMAN BAALBAKI

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Born in 1975, Odeissé, Lebanon
Lives and works in Beirut

 

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2014

Ayman Baalbaki, Recent works, Rose Issa, London, UK

2013

Hanoi/Hong Kong, Luce Gallery, Turin, Italy 

2011

Beirut again and again, Rose Issa Projects, London, UK

2010 

Ciel Chargé de Fleurs, Luce Gallery, Turin, Italy
2009 

Ceci n'est Pas la Suisse, Rose Issa Gallery, London, UK
2008 

Apocalyptic Transfiguration,  Agial Art Gallery, Lebanon
2006 

Ici est Ailleurs, Agial Art Gallery, Beirut, Lebanon
2002 

Presence Absence, Maison du Liban, CIUP, France

GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2013

Glasstress, 55th Venice Biennale, Venice, Italy

Safar/Voyage: Contemporary works by Arab, Iranian and Turkish artists, MOA, Museum of Anthropology, Vancouver, Canada

L’insondable surface, Institut Français de Beyrouth, Liban

25 years of Arab Creativity, Abu Dhabi Festival, UAE

2012

25 ans de créativité arabe, Institut du Monde Arabe, Paris, France

Re-Orientations II, Rose Issa Projects, London, UK

Art is the answer!, Contemporary Lebanese artists and designers, Villa Empain, Brussels, Belgium

Traits d’Union – Paris et l’art contemporain arabe, The Venue, Beirut, Lebanon

Traits d’Union – Paris et l’art contemporain arabe, Musee National de Sanaa, Yemen

2011

Contemporary Lebanese Art Exhibition, Royal College Of Art, London, UK

Traits d’Union – Paris et l’art contemporain arabe, Villa Emerige, Paris, France

The Future of a Promise, 54th Venice Biennale, Venice, Italy

2010  

Arabicity: Such a Near East, Bluecoat Art Centre, Liverpool, UK

Arabicity, curated by Rose Issa Projects , Beirut Exhibition Center, Beirut, Lebanon

Nujoom: Constellations of Arab art, Dubai International Financial Centre, Dubai, UAE 

Kasa 10.yil, Sabanci University's Kasa Art Gallery, Istanbul, Turkey
2009  

Rafia Gallery, Damascus, Syria

In The Middle of The Middle, Curated by Catherine David , Sfeir-Semler Gallery, Beirut, Lebanon
2008  

Bos laf,  Sabanci University's Kasa Art Gallery, Istanbul, Turkey
AIW:A workshop, Aley, Lebanon.

2007  

Shatana workshop, Shatana, Jordan
2006  

Homage to Léopold-Sédar Senghor, Beirut, Lebanon

2005  

XXIII Biennial of Alexandria of the Countries of the Mediterranean, Egypt

National Museum of Niger, Niamey, Niger

Thirty: Ayman Baalbaki and Sheelagh Colcough, Studio 4-11, Belfast, UK

2004   

EL BAB, Shams - Theatre of Beirut, Lebanon

2003  

Cm³ , CIUP, France

Cerfs-volants d'artistes , Maison du Liban, CIUP, France

2002  

Imagining the Book, Bibliotheca Alexandrina, Egypt

Manufacture des Oeillets (ENSAD), Paris, France

Mulhouse 002 Academy of art in France, Mulhouse, France

CIUP, France

2001  

Zara Gallery, Amman, Jordan

Darat Al - Founoun, Amman, Jordan

2000  

CIUP, France

Association of the Lebanese Artists, Beirut, Lebanon

1998  

Cultural Centre of Southern Lebanon, Beirut, Lebanon

JABAL 98, Tripoli, Lebanon

1997 

Lebanese cultural Movement, Tyr, Lebanon

1996  

Empreintes, Maraya Gallery, Beirut, Lebanon

 

AWARDS

2005   

Jeux de la francophonie 2005  Silver Medal (painting), Niamey, Niger

2003   

Cm ³(first prices), CIUP, France

1996   

Empreintes (first prize), organized by Maraya Gallery and Lebanese Ministry of Culture and Higher Education, Beirut, Lebanon

 

EDUCATION

2003  

P.H.D. In Progress Art of Images and Contemporary Art at Paris VIII, France

2002 - 2003 

D.E.A. in Art of Images and Contemporary Art at Paris VIII, France

2001 - 2002 

Diploma of Superior Studies in Art-Space at the ENSAD, Paris, France
1994 - 1998 

Diploma of Superior Studies in Painting and Sculpting at the Institute of Fine Art, Lebanese University, Beirut, Lebanon