Baqer AL-SHAIKH
Baqer AL-SHAIKH
باقر الشيخ

Born in 1975 in Baghdad, Iraq, Baqer Al-Shaikh holds a Diploma in Fine Arts from the Fine Arts Institute of  Baghdad and has also spent time at the Arts College of Baghdad. He is the recipient of several awards, including the Al-Wasti Festival of  Baghdad Award, and the 2008 Ashtar Festival Award of the Iraqi Artists Association.  Baqer has showcased his artworks in several exhibitions in the Arab world.

Diploma in fine Arts

Full Membership of the Iraqi Artists association.
Full Membership of the Iraqi Artists organization.

Graduated of The Fine Arts Institute/ Baghdad.
Graduated of The Fine Arts College/ Baghdad.

Member of the Global Artists association.
Award of Al-Wasti Festival/ Baghdad.
Award of Ashtar Festival of the Iraqi Artists association/ 2008.
Group exhibition (Contemporary Iraqi Art), Beirut- UNESCO Hall/ 2010. 
Group exhibition (Five Artists), British Embassy Hall/ Baghdad.
Group exhibition, American Embassy Hall/ Baghdad.
Group exhibition, Hewar Gallery/ 2011.
Solo exhibition (Body Memory)/ 2008.
Art Workshop (Symposium), Beirut 2010.
Solo exhibition, Dar Al-Anda Gallery, Amman 2012

Holds Nominations for Global Art Sites, and Honorary Awards.

Artworks