Artist’s CV

EDUCATION

1974-79    Institute of Fine Arts-Baghdad, Iraq

1981-86    Academy of Fine Arts-Warsaw, Poland

1990-91    Computer Graphics- Skövde, Sweden

AWARDS & SCHOLARSHIPS

1986        Polish Cultural Department Scholarship, Warsaw, Poland

1992        The 10th Norwegian International Print Triennial, Fredrikstad, Norway (Jury prize)

1995        The 11th Norwegian International Print Triennial, Fredrikstad, Norway (1st prize)

1997        The Annie Bergman Graphic Fund, Sweden

1999        Schreiters Travel Scholarship in Grafikens Hus, Mariafred, Sweden

2000       Alfred Nobel Art Scholarship, Karlskoga, Sweden

2000       Xth Józef Gielniak Graphic Art Competition, Jelenia Góra, Poland (Distinction)

2002        11th International Small Graphic Forms, Lódz, Poland (Medal of Honour)

2003        International Print Triennial, Cracow, Poland (Award of Canson Poland)

2006        5th Egyptian International Print Triennial, Cairo, Egypt (Triennial prize)

2006        Award of Andrioll Drawing Competition, Naleczow, Poland  7e Triennale De Chamalières, France (Jury prize)

2008       13th International Small Graphic Forms, Lódz, Poland (Medal of Honour)

2009       2nd Guanlan International Print Biennial 2009, Shenzhen, China (International Print Prize)

2009       International Drawing Triennial MANU PROPRIA, 2009, Tallinn, Estonia

2009       International Print Triennale-Kraków-2009, Kraków, Poland (Statutory Award)

 

E x h i b i t i o n s


SOLO EXHIBITIONS

1986         Gallery Promocyjna, Warsaw, Poland

1992         The Museum of Art,Gothenburg, Sweden

1993         Gallery Konstnärshuset, Stockholm, Sweden

1998         The Graphic Society Gallery, Oslo

1999         Gallery Grafiska Sällskapet, Stockholm

2003         Art Hall – Ludvika, Sweden

2004         Gallery Bergman, Stockholm, Sweden

2004         Gallery ZPAP Pod Podloga, Lublin, Poland

2009         GTL Bialystok, Poland

2010         Ahlbergshallen Arrangr: Ostersund Konstklubb, Ostersund, Sweden

2010         8e Triennale De Chamalières, France

2012         35 years Retrospective Exhibition, Dalarnas Museum, Falun, Sweden

2012         Lord of the Earth, Ålgården Gallery, Borås, Sweden

2015         Winter Stories, Galleri Astley, Uttersberg, Sweden

 

TRAVELING SOLO EXHIBITIONS

1997         Museum of Ar, Västerås, Stadshuskuben to Falkenberg, Sweden

2005         Gallery Grafcki Kolektiv, Serbia and Montenegro Arts Center, Belgrade to Leksand, Sweden

2007         JICPB Cube Gallery, Bøvlingbjerg, Denmark

2007         JICPB Cube Gallery, Portree, Scotland

2008         JICPB Cube Gallery, Jarnac, France

2008         JICPB Cube Gallery, Alexandria, Egypt

2008         JICPB Cube Gallery, Ichinomiya, Japan

 

GROUP EXHIBITIONS

1984         Two man show, Gallery Studio (Pracownia 1), Warsaw, Poland

1991         The Art Hall of Lilievalchs, Stockholm, Sweden

1995         Jubilee Exhibition (Trondhjems Kunstforening), Trondheim, Norway

1998         Brita Weglin and Modhir Ahmed, Acadamy of Fine Arts, Wroclaw, Poland

1999         Christina Lindeberg and Modhir Ahmed, Swedish Printmakers´ Association, Stockholm

2006         Avesta Art, Space, Rhythm, Room, Avesta, Sweden

2006         Swedish Collection Print, Grafikens Hus, Mariefred, Sweden

2007         Print Exhibition, Albareh Art Gallery, Bahrain

2007         Print Exhibition, Dar al Funoon Gallery, Kuwait

2007         ‘Edge’ at the Hanmi Photograph Museum, Seoul, Korea

2008         3ars Wikström, Jordi Arkö and Modhir Ahmed – Center For Graphic Art & Visual Researchs, Belgrade – Serbia

2009         Spring exhibition, Grafikens Hus Mariefred, Sweden

2010         Iraq: Two faces – Faisel Laibi Sahi and Modhir Ahmed – Albareh Gallery, Bahrain

2010         Art In Iraq Today Part I – Meem Gallery, Dubai

2011         Art In Iraq Today – Solidere, Meem Gallery and Rula Alami Zaki – Beirut Ineternational Exhibition Center, Lebanon

2013         Grafik – Ahmed Nawar, Medhat Nassr, Rafa Al Nasiri, Modhir Ahmed – Doha, Qatar

2013         In Dialogue – Rashid Al Khalifa, Modhir Ahmed, Walid Siti, Abdulrahim Sharif – Waterline Gallery, Bahrain

 

INTERNATIONAL EXHIBITIONS

1984         7th Norwegian International Print Biennale, Fredrikstad, Norway

1987         Museum Norblin, Warsaw; Gallery L , Elblang, Poland

1987         10th Polish Prints, Lodz, Poland

1988         International Drawing Triennial, Wroclaw, Poland

1989         International Mini Print Biennale, Lodz, Poland

1992         Drawing Triennial Skelleftea, Sweden

1992         10th Norwegian International Print Triennial, Fredrikstad, Norway

1993         International Print Triennial, Ljubljana, Slovenia

1994         1st International Mini Print Exhibition, Belgrade, Yugoslavia

1995         Miniart, Olofstrom, Sweden

1995        11th Norwegian International Print Triennial, Fredrikstadm, Norway

1995         Print Triennial Umea, Lulea, Sweden

1996         International Print Triennial Graphica Creativa, Jyvaskyla, Finland

1997         International Print Triennial, Cracow, Poland

1997         INTERGRAFIA 97, World Winners Gallery of Modern Art, Katowice, Poland

1998         11th Tallinn Print Triennial, Estonia

1998         4th Sapporo International Print Biennale, Japan

‘98-‘99      IV Linocut Today Stadtische Gallerie Bietighem, Bissingen, Germany

1999         International Senefelder, Stiftung Offenbach am Main, Germany

1999         12th Norwegian International Print Triennial, Fredrikstad, Norway

2000        Four Printmakers from Falun, Lithography Museum, Tidaholm, Sweden

2000        Xth Jozef Gielniak Graphic Art Competition, Jelenia Gora, Poland

2000        International Miniprint Triennial, Lahti, Finland

2001         ARTitektur Grafikens Hus, Mariefred, Sweden

2001         10th International Print and Drawing Biennale, Taiwan

2002         11th International Small Graphic Forms, Lodz, Poland

2003         Impact, Michaelis School of Fine Art, University of Cape Town, South Africa

2003         Graficki Kolektiv, Belgrad och Cultural Center, Gornji Milanovac, Serbia

2003         X International Small Graphic Forms and Exlibris, Ostrow Wielkopolski, Poland

2003         International Biennale of Drawing and Graphic Arts, Gyor, Hungary

2003         International Print Triennial, Cracow, Poland

2004        Lessedra Miniprint Annual, Bulgaria

2004        12th International Exposition (Petit Format de Papier), Belgium

2004        13th Seoul Space International Print Biennale, Korea

2005         Test Gallery (100 year Academy of Fine Arts, Warsaw), Warsaw, Poland

2005         Imagining the Book II International Exhibition, Alexandria, Egypt

2005         XII th International Small Graphic Forms, Lodz Poland

2005         Printmaking Centre HELIOS, Municipality of Neapolis, Thessaloniki, Greece

2006         5th Egyptian International Print Triennial, Cairo, Egypt

2006         International Print Triennial, Cracow, Poland

2006         7e trinnale de Chamalières, Mondial de l´Estampe et de la Gravure Originale, France

2006         Saloon East 12 Printmakers from Poland, Art Gallery, Rattvik, Sweden

2006         The BA Second International Biennale for the Artist´s Book, Alexandria, Egypt

2006         International Print and Lithography Symposium, Tidaholm, Sweden

2007         International Miniprint Triennial, Lahti, Finland

2007         Falun Triennial 2007, Falun, Sweden

2008         The 1st Kulisiewicz International Graphic Arts Triennial IMPRINT, Warsaw – Poland

2009         VI International Biennial of Engraving, Cremona – ITALY

2012          International Print Triennial, Cracow, Poland

2013          International Print Triennial, Kracow – Falun, Sweden