Abdulrahim Waked

Country: Jordan
Nationality: Palestinian

About

 

Abdulrahim Waked

Education

·         Bachelor of Fine Arts from the University of Cairo - 1969.

·         Diploma in Professional Studies from the University of Cairo - 1969.

 

Personal Exhibitions

·         Damascus - Syrian Arab Republic.

·         Jeddah - Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.

·         Taif - Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.

·         Amman – The Hashemite Kingdome of Jordan.

 

Joint Exhibitions

·         The Palestinian wing of the “Seventh Biennial” exhibition for the Mediterranean countries in Alexandria-Egypt 1968.

·         Union of Palestinian Artists exhibition in Cairo-Egypt.

·         Taif Literary Club exhibition in Saudi Arabia.

·         The Fine Art Lovers Society exhibition in Cairo-Egypt 1968.

·         Joint exhibition with the artists Zaki Shaqfa and Bassam Nasser held in “Jaffa Society Charity” in Amman-Jordan 1991.

·         Participated in set of exhibitions was organized by “The Directorate of Education” in Taif-Saudi Arabia.

·         Participated in set of exhibitions was organized by the Directorate of Private Education in Amman-Jordan.

 

Memberships

·         A founding member of the Federation of Palestinian artists in Cairo-Egypt 1966.

·         Member of the Federation of Jordanian Artists.

·         Member of the Literary Club in Taif-Saudi Arabia “1973-1991”.

 

Professional Experience

·         Teacher of art topics in many schools in Saudi Arabia from 1970 until 1991, and during that period was chosen as director for Art Education.

·         Teacher and head of the art topics at Al Manhal International School from 1991 until 2010.

·         Trainer for the Graphic and Fine Arts topics at Ministry of Culture for 12 years in Jordan.

·         Newspaper output direction for a year after graduation in Beirut.

·         Architectural designing for facades of villas, palaces and buildings.

·         Designer and producer of children's theater decors in Amman - Jordan.

·         Designing literary book covers in Taif - Saudi Arabia.

 

Awards

·         Bronze medal in the “Seventh Biennial” exhibition for the Mediterranean countries in Alexandria-Egypt 1968.

·         Second prize in the competition of “War and Peace” in Cairo-Egypt 1968.

·         The first in the exhibition of Arab artists in Taif-Saudi Arabia 1982.

 

My Works Was Taken A Place In

·         The Palestinian Students Union in Cairo-Egypt,

·         The Palestinian Students Union in Damascus-Syria,

·         The Taif Literary Club - Kingdom of Saudi Arabia,

·         The Management of Education in Taif - Saudi Arabia,

·         The Ministry of Culture in Amman – Jordan, and

·         Many other individuals, public, and private institutions in the world.

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