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									AMR FEKRY
44, Falaki St. Downtown Cairo, Egypt Tel. +2010 1077522 Education/Grants 2007 2003 2001 1995 Workshops PRO HELVETIA, Arts Council of Switzerland, Cairo: 1997 Independent Film making with Swiss director GITTA GSELL 1996 Independent Film making with Swiss director SAMIR Short films (writing, editing, directing) 1998 2000 "Far.. in the Silence of Life" Private screening: La Rochelle Film Festival, France Pro Helvetia, Zuerich Public screening: French Cultural Center, Cairo Goethe Institute, Cairo Al Hanager Art Center, Cairo "Ya Masaa" Guest residence, Laboratoire Village Nomade, Fribourg, Switzerland Guest artist in residence, BINZ 39, Zuerich, Switzerland Bachelor of Fine Arts, Oil Painting, Helwan University, Cairo Film courses in directing & screenplay writing, Cairo

1997 Solo exhibitions 2006 2006 2005 2005 2004 2003 2003 2003 2002 2002

RITUALS OF THE LAST, Contemporary Image Collective, Cairo EGYPTIAN PORTRAITS, Emerald Art Gallery, Cairo SCULPTURE OF TIME, French Cultural Center, Cairo ILLUSORY LONELINESS, ILLUSORY LANDSCAPES, Makan, Cairo Studies on Egyptian Islamic Ornaments, Akhnaton, Cairo FLYS, Binz 39, Zuerich YA HADRET MAWLAY, Calabria, Italy YA HADRET MAWLAY, Egyptian Academy of Arts, Rome, Italy YA HADRET MAWLAY, Beit Zeinab Khatton, Cairo (Funded by the Cultural Development Fund, Ministry of Culture, Egypt) YA HADRET MAWLAY, Saladdin Citadel, Cairo (Funded by the Cultural Development Fund, Ministry of Culture, Egypt)

Group exhibitions 2007 2006 2001 2001 2000 1999 Gallery Binz 39, Zuerich, Switzerland ART OF PORTRAITURE, American University, Cairo AL NITAQ, 2nd Downtown Art Festival, Cairo 3rd Nile Salon for Photography, Cairo AL NITAQ, 1st Downtown Art Festival, Cairo TELEPATHY, Collective Photograph Exhibition, Faculty of Fine Arts, Cairo

Theatre acting 2003 2002 2001 2001 THE SECRETS OF SAMARKAND, directed by Walid Auni, Recklinghausen Theatre Festival, Germany UNDERGROUND, directed by Walid Auni, Cairo Opera House THE BEAUTIFUL HAS COME, (played the leading character.) directed by Nassir Shama, Cairo Opera House THE SECRETS OF SAMARKAND, directed by Walid Auni, Saladin Citadel, Cairo

Theatre set designing and lightening 2007 Film acting 2004/05 2004 Music 2001 THE ROAD, leading chant performance on music by Tarek Sharara, produced by the composer ITHAKI, directed by Ibrahim Elbatut SNOW, directed by Ramy Abdeljabbar MR. BLACK TESTICLES, directed by Robert Beshara

Awards 2000 Premier festival de L'Image Libre, French Culturel Center, Cairo FAR IN THE SILENCE OF LIFE, awarded best film LA FEMME DU MOULID, honorable prize for best picture

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