– CanaanAhmad -Biographical Notes

Ahmad Solo Exhibitions 1989 Ploughs, Al Hakawati Palestinian National Theater, Jerusalem ,curator: Suleiman Mansour 1992 Wooden Platforms The Municipal Gallery, Nazareth ,curator: Marie Abu Jaber) 2001 Anat, Uri and Rami Nehushtan Museum, Kibbutz Ashdot Yaakov , curator: Ruth Shidmon Here I Am, The Peace Gallery, Jewish-Arab Center for Peace, Givat Haviva ,curators: Osnat Ben Shalom and Etti Amiram) 2003 Self-Portrait, The Gallery at Ort Braude College, Carmiel ,curator: Shlomi Schwarzberg, catalogue 2004 Anat, The Center Gallery, Nazareth ,curator: Marie Abu Jaber 2006 The Knight, Al Hallaj Gallery, Ramallah ,curator: Nabil Anani 2008 Quest, M. Beck Gallery, Homburg, Germany curator: Mathias Peck 2009 Knight of Dreams, Al Hakawati Palestinian National Theater, Jerusalem , curator: Ahmad Canaan 2009 On a Thin Wire, Tal Greenfield Gallery, Kfar Vradim, curator: Adi Greenfield 2010 New Paintings, White House Gallery, Kibbutz Nir Oz ,curator Haim Perry Ahmad Canaan- sculptures, The Open Museum . The industrial garden .Omer .curators Ruti Ofek and Tamar Hurvitz Livne -2010 Beyond the ornament . Willfrid Israel museum ,Hazorea, curators :Shir Meller –Yamguchi and Sharon Leor- 2012 Selected Group Exhibitions 1989-Museum of Art, Ein Harod ,curator: Surin Heller) Recipients of the America-Israel Cultural 1990-el Aviv Museum of Art Recipients of the America-Israel Cultural Foundation Prize 1991-Place and Mainstream, The Museum of Israeli Art, Ramat Gan Hara Museum ARCD, Gunma, Japan; The National Museum, Korea ,curator: Reviva Regev, catalogue Unity, Salt Lake Arts Center, Utah , curator: Suzanna Klotz -1993 Instant Recognition, Mann Auditorium, Tel Aviv ,curator : Kerstin Anna Hartnick Nine Artists from Jerusalem, Salanka Hall, Moscow; Manege Exhibition Hall, St ,curator: Alexander Okun, catalogue 1994 Begegnungen (Encounters), Dresden Opera House, Germany,curator :kerstin Anna Hartnick 1995 Peace, Edmond Fleg Cultural Center, Marseilles, France ,curators: Hedva Shemesh and Jack Persikian, catalogue From the Galilee to Jerusalem, Al Wasti Art Center, Jerusalem ,curator: Taysir Barakat 1995 sculpture instillation . Jerusalem theater. Israel festival, Jerusalem ,curator Hedva Shemesh 1998 Keinan-Canaan, an sculptures exhibition with Amos Keinan, Beit Hagefen, Haifa (curator: Hana Kofler) Story Time, The Artists House, Jerusalem; The Center Gallery, Nazareth; Candid Arts Trust, London (curator: Anna Shahrabani). catalogue The 50th Anniversary of the Nakba, Municipal Galley, Nazareth (curator: Marie Abu Jaber) 1999 The Gate, The National Gallery, Amman ,curator: Rasmi Hamza, catalogue 2000 Identity, Thoughts and Vision, traveling exhibition, US (curator: Anton Biedermann) Expo 2000, The Jordanian Pavilion, Hannover, Germany A Moment after the Moment Before, High Touch Gallery, Herzliya Pituach and Umm el-Fahem Gallery (curator: Daphna Naor) catalogue Williamsburg Bridges Palestine, Brooklyn, New York ,curator: Samia Halaby, catalogue 2003 Black/White, Beit Hagefen, Haifa ,curator: Hana Kofler, catalogue Birds, Haim Sturman museum, Ein Harod ,curator: Sara Tandet Ron Palestinian art exhibition, Nissan Gallery, Doha, Qatar curator: Ahmad al Razem 2005 Visit Palestine, 4 Walls Gallery, Amman ,curator: Majida Al-Muasher, catalogue Palestinian Art, Mercado Center, Dubai; exhibition organized by Alhoush,Palestinian Association of Contemporary Art ,PACA Five Palestinian Artists from Israel, Haido Besermi, Hungaria ,curator: Abed Abedi, Sculpture – Foreign Language, The Artists House, Tel Aviv ,curator: Daniela Talmor, catalogue Sculptures in the Academic Courtyard, The Neri Bloomfield School of Design and Education, Haifa curator: Daniela Talmor Embroideries: Embroidery and Calligraphy in the Works of Contemporary Artists in Israel, Ben-Gurion University of the Negev ,curators: Haim Maor and students ,catalogue Mask – Identity, Gebo Art Space, Tel Aviv ,curators: Nurit Tenne and Rafi Barbibay Portraits, The Municipal Gallery, Tamra ,curator: Ahmad Canaan Colors under Siege, Rashad al Shawa Center, Gaza,curator: shababik atelier .Shareef Sarhan Its Going to Be Olympic, Gebo Art Space, Tel Aviv ,curator: Yochanan Harison Secret Art, Mani House Museum, Bank Leumi, Tel Aviv ,curators: Esti Drori and Doron Pollock, catalogue Correspondence, The Museum for Islamic Art, Jerusalem ,curator: Farid Abu Shakra, catalogue The Country and Its People, The Mormon University, Jerusalem ,curator: Naomi Weinstein Passport, exhibition in homage to Mahmoud Darwish, Al Mahatta Gallery, Ramallah; Birzeit University Museum; darat al funun, Amman, Jordan ,curator: Misbah Deeb -Almahatta gallery and Al Qattan foundation ,and the Palestinian ministry of culture 2009 Man, Land, Museum on the Seam, Jerusalem ,curator: Raffi Etgar,catalogue x7,Cairo Bank Gallery, Amman, Jordan ,curator: Mohammad Al Jaloos, catalogue7 Palestinian art exhibition in Muscat, Oman; an initiative of Al Mahatta Gallery, Ramallah, and the Palestinian Ministry of Culture curator: Esmat Asaad,2009 Something must happen Gazza culture center .curator Iyad sabah Drawings by Sculptors, Museum Schloss Fellenberg, Merzig ,Germany ,curator: Marianne Nola-Maragliano, catalogue-2010 In family unity, unity of the work Moscow and Yekaterinburg, Russia ,curator: Nadya Odegova Organizing committee of the exhibition , Ekaterinburg Art Foundation ,catalogue,2010 2010-Kayan- sculptures exhibition .Palestinian art court. Jerusalem .curator :Mirna Bamieh Traces.Zaweya art gallery .Ramallah .curators :Ziad Anani and Suleiman Mlihat -2013 Seven woman house keys , Gallery 14 ,Amman Jordan ,curator Susan Klots- 2014 Yolboyo art gallery ,Antalya ,Turkey ,curator : Melek Günbey.2014 Colors of life .Zawya Gallery ,Rmallah. .curators :Ziad Anani and Suleiman Mlihat,2014 Beirut Art Forum ,Beirut ,Lebanon ,curator : Misheel katshon ,2014 Metamorphoses in the war time ,UNICCO Palace. ,Beirut ,Lebanon ,curator :Tahawolat magazine-2014 The Autumn exhibition , Spyrz gallery , Beirut .Lebanon ,curator Abdu Alrahman Al Mohammad-2014 Neighbors , The Gallery at Ort Braude College, Carmiel ,curator Shoshi Norman 2015 Local and international symposiums Construction in process: Coexistence, The Artists Museum, Mitzpeh Ramon ,curator: Doron Pollock, catalogue- 1995 Encounter(meeting), The Artists Museum, Lodz, Poland (curators: Doron Pollock and Rycard wasko. Catalogue -1995 Site-ations, international site-specific art event, Cardiff, Wales ,curators: Duron Pollock and Sean Oreilly- 1996 The International Biennale of Alexandria, Egypt ,catalogue-1997 2001 - The Sculpture Festival, Umm el-Fahem ,curators: Said Abu Shakra and Eli Shuki Sculpture symposium in the photography museum ,the industrial garden ,Tel hi ,curator David Fine- 2001 Sculpture symposium in Yerca village ,Ibdaa association for art curator Jamal Hasan -2001 Stone Sculpture Festival, The National Museum, Amman ;Jordan ,curator: The Royal Society of fine art-2002 Stone s on the Boarder, Saarbrücken, Germany ,curator, Alfred Diwersy and Paul Schneider, catalogue and documentary film-2005 Spring in Gifna, International Art Festival, Gifna, Ramallah ,curators: Khaled Hourani and Maliha Maslamani, 2005 Refugees, Nikaia, Greece ,curator: Lily Bakoyannis, catalogue,2006 2010-sculpture symposium in Carmeal. Curator Salo Shaul Painting symposium in Karaty university ,Konya ,Turkey .curator Orhan Cebrailoğlu- 2012 The tenth symposium in Fas ,Morocco ,Mohamed Al Qasemi gallery, curator Saed Al affasi -2012 sculpture symposium in Abo Sinan village .curator Hatem Eweda. Ibdaa association foe art-2012Ostraka festival of fine art .Sharam Al Shikh. curator Mohamed Hemeda 2013 Porcelain symposium Zsolnay factory and university of Pece ,Hungary .curator Komor István-2013 Painting symposium .Sanko holding ,Gaziantep ,Turkey ,curator Aslı Özen – 2013 sculpture symposium in Dubai U.A.E .curator Matar ben Lahej -2013 The sixth sculpture symposium in Amman ,The National Gallery and the Jordanian university .Amman .Jordan- 2014 Painting symposium In Yenisarpadimli .Turkey .curator Melek Günbey -2014 sculpture symposium in Daliat Al Carmel. Curator Jamal Hasan ,Anat association- 2014 Painting symposium in the cultural center in Antalya Turkey .curator Melek Günbey -2015