About me

Date of birth: 1971 Baghdad – Iraq

Live and Work in Brussels

Education:

1991 – 1997 Academy of Fine Arts in Baghdad – Iraq
2007 – 2015 Academy of Fine Arts of Jean Jacques Gailliard
Sain-Gilles – Brussels – Belgium

Group exhibitions:
2020 – exhibition with 33 Belgium based contemporary artists at www.dirkschellekens.com/in-the-absence-of-the-artist/ Grand opening virtual expo ‘in the absence of the artist Anne-Mie Van Kerckhoven, Ruben Bellinkx, Nadia Naveau, Nick Andrews, Hans Op de Beeck, Koen Vanmechelen, Yves Velter, Fred Eerdekens, Felix De Clercq, Wesley Meuris, Karin Hanssen, Karel Burssens, Amber Andrews, Chris Gillis, Lieven Segers, Pieter Jennes, Mohammed Alani, Reniere en Depla, Lisa Vantorre, Nienke Baeckelandt, Senne Roekens, Ellen Vrijsen, Idris Sevenans, Rufus Michielsen, Kris Van Dessel, Goele De Bruyn, Schscht, Zena Van den Block, Paul Gees, Bram Kinsbergen, Jonas Vansteenkiste, Katleen Vinck, Schellekens
2020 – “IN OUR OWN WORDS” F.O.M.A.by Luc Theuwis MOHAMMED ALANI (Iraq/Belgium) & JUPPLINSSEN (Germany) at BREED, Vennestraat 199 te Genk – Belgium
2019 – Bust Mr.David Susskind “CCLJ ” Place Julien Dillens Saint-Gilles Brussels – Belgium
2019 – “Nature Morte » curator by Némo Flouret , Melissa Ansel Gallery – Brussels – Belgium
2019 – ” Come home to me ” With Isabelle Fabry, Frederic Houtteman , Wendy Krochmal Maison Pelgrims – Brussels – Belgium
2019 – ” Camouflaged Pearls #2 ” Bruthausgallery -Waregem,- Belgium
2019 – “Art au centre” Liège – Belgium
2019 – ” wals04 ” with Rik Moens , Servi Van Grinsven – Ressegem, Belgium
2019 – ” PROJECCIONES ” with Arturo Comas, Spain, Ignacio Pérez Pérez, Ven/ Finland , Jan Hakon Erichsen, Norway, Raily Yance, Ven / Colombia. – Caracas – Venezuela
2019 – “Embodied language” Plagiarama Gallery . Open during Brussels Gallery Weekend with Sofia Caesar – Brussels – Belgium
2019 – “Le Grand Bois Commun” Centre Culturel Bruegel – Brussels – Belgium
2019 – “Q or A ” Mohammed Alani Curated by Philip Marquebreuck with Marion Sehier, Thierry Mortier, Sabrina Montiel-Soto Lukas Van Den Abeele and Pol Cosmo at cc De Schakel – Waregem – Belgium
2018 – ‘Biennale Van Ideeen’ (Biennale of Ideas) in – Menen – Belgium
2018 – ” BELGIAN BASH ” FINE ART CONSULT – Knokke -Belgium
2018 – “BXL Dorado” Institut Pacheco – Brussels – Belgium
2018 – “Peace of Art – Exhibition and Auction” Maison Du Peuple of Saint-Gilles – Brussels – Belgium
2018- “TAKE THIS WALTZ ” Gallery D’Apostrof Mohammed Alani- Andrea Freckmann – Kenan Hasimbegovic – Deinze – Belgium
2017 – lecture invite by Philippe Braem in Students Academy Oudenaarde
2017 – ” Trapped’ Window – Hopstreet Gallery- Brussels – Belgium
2017 – Emergent en [by’ro] tijdens Brussels Gallery Weekend with Martine Laquiere – Lukas Vandenabeele – Brussels – Belgium
2017 – lecture invite by Cinemaximiliaan in the Art History department of the Free University Brussels
2017 – “ALERTS” cultural complex of Siliana -Tunisia
2017 – “oops my language slipped again” with Laura Hecker Plagiarama Gallery – Brussels – Belgium
2016 – “Forever Young” Maison Du Peuple of Saint-Gilles – Brussels – Belgium
2016 – “100 ARTISTES EN LIBERTE” jewish Museum of belgiu.- Brussels – Belgium
2016 – “RUST BELT” WATT – Gent – Belgium
2016 – “Cineaximiliaan & z33 House for contemporary art” – Hasselt – Belgium
2016 – “Cineaximiliaan & Boghossian Foundation” – Villa Empain – Brussels – Belgium
2015 – “FOCUS ART CONTEST” Private Interior – Charleroi – Belgium
2014 – “Parcours d’Artistes Saint-Gilles” Space 8 – Brussels – Belgium
2014 – “Belfius ART” – Brussels – Belgium
2014 – “ART TRUC TROC” – Brussels – Belgium
2013 – ” Baghdad capital of culture” Europien Parliament – Brussels – Belgium
2012 – “After school” Parcours d’Artistes Saint-Gilles – Brussels – Belgium
2011 – “CULTUR relaxtive ” Atelier 340 – Brussels – Belgium
2009 – “160 Minutes 26th place 2.35 Km” perfoumonce Academy Jean Jacques Gailliard
Brussels – Belgium

Solo Exhibitions:
2020 – ‘Missing figures’ Kunstgalerij negenpuntnegen – Roeselare – Belgium
2019 – Zebrastraat ” Window ” Gent -belgium
2019 – performance Mohammed Alani Invited by Pol Pauwels Hosted by 2m3 -Brussels – Belgium
2018 – ” LE 11 DU 11 A 11 HEURES “Galerie LRS52 -Liège – Belgium
2018 – ‘inSight’ A Studio Window Invited by Wendy Krochmal – Antwerp- Belgium
2017 – “CONNEXIONS ” Academie voor Beeldende Kunst Oudenaarde en [by’ro] desk for contemporary art – Oudenaarde – Belgium
2013 – “chair” Maison Pelgrims Saint-Gilles – Brussels – Belgium
2012 – “Untitled” TR986 Workshop Ukkel – Brussels – Belgium

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