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- 2009 - 2010        Masters of Ceramics, The Cardiff School of Art and Design, Cardiff, United Kingdom.


- 2001 - 2006        Bachelors of Islamic Educational Art, King Abdulaziz  University, Jeddah, Saudi Arabia.



   • Professional  Development


- 2018                     Stoneware Throwing workshop, La Meridiana International School of Ceramics, Certaldo, Italy.


-2017                       Throwing workshop by Chris Keenan. Jeddah, Saudi arabia.


-2016                     miniature painting workshop, Jeddah, Saudi Arabia.


-2016                     Islimi workshop by Adam williamson, Jeddah, Saudi Arabia.


-2016                     Islamic Art trip organized by Art of Islamic pattern, Cairo, Egypt.


-2015                   "Tracing The Origins of Geomtry and Islam from Nature to its Interpretation in Islamic Art and Architecture of Iran" Iran.


-2015                    Porcelain Jewelry#2 , Luca Tripaldi's studio, Turin, Italy.


-2014                    Islamic manuscript illumination , Princess school of Traditional Arts, London.


-2014                   Porcelain Jewelry, Luca Tripaldi's studio, Turin, Italy.


-2013                    'Paper Clay Porcelain' course, La Meridiana International School of Ceramics, Certaldo, Italy.


-2012                    Invited Artist, Medalta International Artist in Residence, Medicine Hat AB, Canada


- 2010                 History of Art Course' Questioning The Power of Reason, to Embrace a Limitless World: Surrealism to Postmodernism',  Athr Art Gallery,Jeddah


- 2009                 Infusing the teaching of critical and creative thinking into content instruction,KAU, Jeddah.


- 2009                 History of Art course, Sierra village, Jeddah  


- 2008                 Program for preparation of graduate students for studies abroad.KAU, Jeddah.


- 2007                 Adobe In Design CS2,  Future Institute of higher education and training, Jeddah.


- 2007                 Adobe Illustrator CS, Future institute of higher education and training, Jeddah.                                                                      



     • Exhibitions


-2019              Alobour Exhibiton organized by Saudi Arts council. Jeddah, Saudi Arabia.


-2016            ' Identity' exhibition curated by Enas al korashy, Venice, Italy.


-2015              Florence Biennale " Arte & the Polis" Florence, Italy.


 - 2015         'Yesterday, today & tomorrow' faculty show, Islamic Art department, KAU.


 - 2015           ' Limited Edition 4' organized by Arabian wings, IART, ALkhayatt centre. Jeddah, Saudi Arabia.


- 2014             'Loud Art', sponsored by Nuqat, Naila gallery, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.


- 2014             'Loud Art', sponsored by Nuqat, Desert Designs, Al-khobar, Saudi Arabia.


- 2014             'Limited edition 3' organized by Arabian wings, Jeddah artweek. Park hayatt, Jeddah, Saudi Arabia.


- 2013              Edge of Arabia's exhibition 'Rhizoma' in the 55th Annual La biennale Di Venezia, Italy.


- 2012              'Young Saudi Artists', Athr gallery, Jeddah, Saudi Arabia.


- 2011              'Saudi Sculptors' in the Saudi Art Centre of Fine Arts, Jeddah, Saudi Arabia.  


- 2011              'Society' at the Courtyard Urban Artshow, Jeddah, Saudi Arabia.


- 2011              Merge | Diverge, UWIC MA Ceramics Group Exhibition at the Aberystwyth Arts Center,       Wales UK.


- 2010              Merge | Diverge , Masters of Ceramics Graduation Exhibition, Cardiff, Unites Kingdom.      Download Catalogue Here.

- 2008             The Exhibition of Youth Talents, at the Saudi Arabic Organization  of Culture and Arts.


 2008             The Inauguration of The Annual Cultural Exhibition at K.A.U, Jeddah, Saudi Arabia.



       • Awards

                            - second place in ' Lorenzo il magnifico' in the Florence Biennale' 2016


      • Presentations


- 2012                       '1000 Miles Apart' annual Conference, at University of Regina,

                                  Invited artist

                                  Presentation and Panel Discussion with Merge|Diverge group

                                 "Early Professional Career Oportunities"


      • Spoken Languages


     -Fluent in Arabic Language.


    - Perfection in English Language.


    - Perfection in Spanish Language.


    - Intermediate in Italian Language.


    • Teaching Experience


- 2011 - present   Lecturer in the Department of Islamic Art. K.A.U, Jeddah.


- 2008 - 2011         Teacher Assistant in the College of Home Economics, Department of Islamic Art, K.A.U, Jeddah.


- 2006     Teaching Art in the 32nd Intermediate school, Jeddah, Saudi Arabia.


- 2006     Teaching Art in the 12th High school, Jeddah, Saudi Arabia.


- 2004      Ceramic teacher at '360 hours'  summer school,  Jeddah.





   • Publications:

- Preserving identity through contemporary art by Nasima Rafiq.




ِ- Edge of Arabia's exhibition "Rhizoma" at the 54th Venice's biennial





--2011,Courtyard exhibition showcases Saudi society, Arab news, Saudi Arabia.




- 2011, Society Exhibition, The Courtyard, Destination Magazine, Saudi Arabia.




-'Saudi sculptors' exhibition.




- 2010, Talented artists to show they are Masters of their art in new exhibition, Sarah Huckson, UWIC, Uk.