Sameera ABDULWAHAB
Sameera ABDULWAHAB
سميرة عبد الوهاب

Place of birth  Baghdad, Iraq

• BA in management and economy / Baghdad University / 1968

• Diploma painting and Fine Arts in statute / Baghdad ( drawing )

• Service in Ministry of Foreign Affairs for twelve years / Public Relations Departments

• Her services taken from the diplomatic field as second secretary in Ministry of foreign Affairs to Iraqi News Agency ( INA )

• Services in Iraqi News Agency for 9 years as public relations Manager

• Course in Management Development Center for relations Managers .

• Course in First Aid

• Course in Nursing• Vice Manager of palace culture and Arts in Baghdad for 5 years Director of Baghdad Gallery for arts.

• Director of National Museum for Modern Arts .

• Secretary of State union for Arab Plastic Artists since established in 1974 .

• Secretary of Arab Arts Critic Association in Iraq , and member of the International Art Critic Association ( AICA ) / Paris .

• Courses in English Languages / American Cultural Center ,British Cultural Center , French Cultural Center.

• Member in the consultant committee of ( AIN ) Hall of Arts .

MEMBER IN :
• Iraqi Union of Artists

• Iraqi plastic Arts Society .

• Foreign Relation committee in Journalist Union .

• Economic Society .

• International association of critics for plastic art ( AICA ) .

• International association of plastic arts ( AIAP ) .

• Innovated Women club .

• Iraqi American Chamber of Commerce and industry .

• Iraqi Economy Development Center ( IEDC ) NGO .

Exibitions
• Exhibition in Alwiyah Club in 1971 , one man show .

• Participation in the Iraqi Contemporary Art exhibitions held in Algeria and accompanied it .

• Participation in the exhibition of Iraqi women artists held in Vienna , and accompanied it .

• Participation in the Arabic artists exhibition held by State Union Iraqi woman in Baghdad in 1976 .

• Participation in the artists exhibition for the occasion of the Iraqi Eguption parliament week in Cairo in 1987 and accompanied it . Exhibition in Baghdad Gallery of Arts in 1988 one man show ( Paradise lost ).

• Exhibition in Kuwait in 1989 one man show .

• Participation in the Artists exhibition in Brazil held by the State Union for Iraqi woman in 1990 .

• Member in the Iraqi Delegation to the first festival for Arabic Innovation made in Libya in 1990 .

• Participation in the Iraqi Arts exhibition held in Amman in 1991.

• Participation in All exhibitions which held in Baghdad since 1971 – 2005.

• Participation in the Iraqi Contemporary Art exhibitions held in Moscow , Warsaw , Tunis , Cairo , Rome , Athens , Kuwait , Amman , Masqat , Algeria , Rabat , Paris , Al- Shariqa , China , and India .

• Participation in the International Bienniali in Al- Shariqa of Plastic Art attained the Golden Sail prize .

• Exhibition in Nather Gallery of Art ( Paradise Regained) Tunis in 1998 .

• Participation in the seventh Bienniali for Plastic Art in Cairo 1998.

• Participation in exhibition of Art for humanity which held by Red Cross Organization . Baghdad .

• Participation in the exhibition “ indication of modernization and experimenting in contemporary Iraqi Art “ Baghdad Gallery in Shariqa 2000 .

• Participation in joint exhibition for group in Iraqi women Painter which held by UNDP organization in Iraq ( Hope and innovation) Baghdad 2000.

• Participation in the exhibition of ( Women and Arts – Global view ) in Shariqa 2000.

• Participation in ( Arabic Eyes ) exhibition for Arabic women painters in Al- Shariqa 2000 .

• Participation in the exhibition of ( Day of Art ) in Baghdad Gallery 2001 .

• Participation in contemporary Iraqi Art exhibition in China and accompanied it.

• Participation in Baghdad International festival for Plastic Art in 2002 .

• Joint exhibition with Shadad Abdulqahar – Baghdad Art Gallery 2002.

• Founder , manager and owner BAGHDAD ART GALLERY 1993.

• Decoration engineering , of Artworks of Sadr Baal hotel Al – Hammamatt Tunis , as ( Quality Manager ) .

• Established ( Baghdad Saloon ) for intellectual people . dialogue and discussions about Arts ,Critic , architecture , and different subject concerning Arts.

In Sweden

• Appointed as Director of “Konst Magazine Gallery” in Katrineholm - Sweden 2008 for a year.

• Participated in “Anti War “ “ War & Paece “ Exhibition, Katrineholm, Sweden 2009.

• Participated in Symposium ( the International Art and Science Festival ) in Greece, Patras, 2010 .

• Participated in Symposium ( Wasiti International Festival ) , Held in Baghdad, 2010 .

• Participated in Symposium held in Italy, Verbania, 2011.

• Participated in Symposium held in Italy, Napoli, 2011.

• Participated in Symposium held in China, paging, 2011.

• Participated in Symposium held in Greece,Patras,2012 (Hellenic Civilization through the artist 's eyes) 10 International symposium of painting.

• Participated in Norrköping's Cultural night ,2012.

• Participated in Multaka Baghdad Al- Alamy for arts 2013.

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