Award-winning artist Hossam Sakr’s latest solo exhibition titled A Face for Every Citizen has been extended for another week at Gallery Misr. Sakr’s works have previously been on display in Cairo at the Egyptian Museum of Modern Art as well as abroad in France, Germany, Italy and Spain.
Hossam Sakr graduated from the Faculty of Art Education in 1989, Helwan University. He received his masters and PhD in art and education from the same academy and has been working since his graduation as a professor at the Department of Drawing and Painting.
Sakr taught at the American University in Cairo’s Visual Arts Department, as well as the University of Bahrain. He participated in several workshops in Europe and the USA. He also contributed in Fulbright programs as arbitrator of art projects granting in the Middle East.
The artist has established studios in Germany, then France, and lately a studio in Mayotte (a French region in the Indian Ocean), in addition to his studio in Cairo.