Abdul Rahman Katanani

Born in 1983 in Sabra, Beirut, Lebanon.


Education

2017 Artist Residency 2 month, Vent des Forets, Meuse, France.

2017 Artist Residency 1 month, Vent des Forets, Meuse, France.

2016 Artist Residency 3 months, Cites International des Arts, Paris, France.

2016 Art residency for one month, Centre d’Art de Nanterre, Paris.

2013-2014 Artist Residency 15 months, Cites International des Arts, Paris, France.

2013 Masters of fine arts, Lebanese University, Fine-arts College, Beirut, Lebanon.

2012 Artist Residency 3 months, Cites International des Arts, Paris, France.

2007 Diplomat of fine arts, Lebanese University, Fine-arts College, Beirut, Lebanon.

 

Prizes

2016 « Nominated for comitment», at YIA Art fair, Paris.

2009 « prize of young artists », at Salon d’Automne organized by Sursock Museum, Beirut.

2008 Special Mention of the jury, at Salon d’Automne organized by Sursock Museum, Beirut.

 

Solo Exhibitions

2017 Resilience, Gallery Analix Forever, Geneve, Swizerland.

2016 Olive Forest, Anglet Municipality, biennale d’Anglet, France.

2016 Children, Olive trees and Barbed wire, Al Markhiya Gallery, Qatar.

2015 Softness of a circle, Knife-edge of a straight line, Agial Art Gallery, Lebanon.

2014 Kids, barbed wire and a Dream, Tanit Gallery, Munich, Germany.

2012 No Address, French Institute, Beirut, Lebanon.

2011 Zinc, Barbed wire and freedom, Agial Art Gallery, Beirut, Lebanon.

2008 Camp Message; Association LAAPS (Lebanese Artists Association for Painters and Sculptors), Beirut.

2006 Caricature Exhibitions with corporation with AJPF, Paris, Nantes, Chambery, France.
 

Group Exhibition and Participations

2017 Mashrooms, Vent des Forets, Meuse, France.

2017 Water Lilies, Mir Amir Castle, Mont  Lebanon, Lebanon.

2016 Dendromorphies – created with trees, Topographie de l’Art,Paris, France.

2016 The wave, Nimer Foundation, Beirut, Lebanon.

2016 Olive Tree, Electronic Art Cafe, Rome, Italy.

2016 Olive Tree, Resistance and Persistence, Beirut, Lebanon.

2016 Girl jumping with a cover, “Chapter 31”, Gallery P21, London

2016 Olive tree, “Jardin d’Orient”, Institue du Monde Arabe, Paris.

2016 Foret d’Oliveirs, La Terrasse, Centre d’Art de Nanterre, Paris.

2014 Tornado, “My Beautiful Laundrette”, Cite International of Arts, Paris.

2014 Jumping over the barbed wire, Day of Peace, UNESCO, Paris.

2013 Untitled, Villa Empain – “La Route Blue”, Brussels.

2012 Hula-hoops, Villa Empain – “Art is the Solution”, Brussels.

2012 Boy running after a wheel, Anima gallery “Together we connect”, Doha, Qatar.

2011 “Rebirth”, Beirut Exhibition Center, Beirut.

2011 “Isharat”, Al Markhiya Gallery, Qatar.

2011 Family jumping over a barbed wire, Apeal (Association for the Promotion and Exhibition of Art in Lebanon) at Royal College of Art; London.

2010 kite, Salon D’automne, Nicolas Sursock Museum, Beirut.

2009 The Martyred Camp, Biennale of Abu Dhabi.

2009 Embroidery, Mother and Palestine, Penang State Museum and Art Gallery, Malaysia.

2009 “Art, Peace and the Global Village-Against Violence ”, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.

2009 Waiting with the Zinc plats, Association LAAPS (Lebanese Artists Association for Painters and Sculptors), The Fine Art Spring, UNESCO, Beirut.

2009 RA gallery “Peace Expressions of Hope”, Kuala Lumpur.

2009 Kid or a Pillow, Salon D’automne, Nicolas Sursock Museum, Beirut.

2008 Women in the camp, Salon D’automne, Nicolas Sursock Museum, Beirut.

2008 Caricature, Fête de l’Humanité, Paris.

2007 Artist in the Camp, Salon d’automne, Paris.

2007 Caricature, Fête de l’Humanité, Paris.

2007 Caricature, UNESCO, Beirut.

 

Films:

2013 Le Lanceur de Pierres, Christophe Donner, Paris.