Easel And Camera

contemporary art gallery


Weaam El Masry

Born in 1976, Weaam El Masry is an Egyptian Cairo-based multi-award winning visual artist. She holds a PH.D. in media art from the Faculty of Applied Arts, Helwan University. She is currently working as a lecturer at the Faculty of Arts & Design, MSA University. She is also a painter who at times moves to photography, animation and installation. Her work has been exhibited at galleries, festivals, Biennales and museums locally and internationally notably the 5th Beijing International Art Biennale 2012 (China), One Minute Film & Video Festival in Aarau 2008 (Switzerland), The Egyptian Museum of Contemporary Art, and many group and solo exhibitions in Egypt and abroad. With over 25 awards and scholarships from different institutions in Egypt and abroad; for example but not limited to; the Culture Resource Award for Artistic Production for Young Arab Artists & Writers (the Arab region), D.A.A.D (Germany), The UNESCO-Aschberg Bursaries for Artists, Pro-Helvetia (the Swiss Arts Council), Alexandria library (Egypt), Kulturamt Düsseldorf (Germany) and over 53 exhibitions under her belt. El Masry’s works are in private and public Collections; notably Bibliotheca Alexandrina; The Museum of Egyptian Modern Art and private collections in Egypt, Germany, USA and Spain.

El Masry’s work evolves around women and their struggles at different stages of their lives. Tackling the position of women in her native society with a sense of unease, her work incites both anger and hope; confusion and determination. Timeless and universal, her work portrays the perseverance of women who want to follow a certain path.

 

  • Doomsday on the 7th. # 1, 120 x 180 cm, Charcoal on canvas, 2016
  • Doomsday on the 7th. # 2, 120 x 180 cm, Charcoal on canvas, 2016
  • 20x30cm – Pen, Pencil and collage on paper – 2017
  • 20x30cm -mixed media on paper – 2017
  • 93×93 cm – Acrylic on canvas – 2017
  • 93×115 cm – Acrylic on canvas – 2017
  • 35×50 cm – Acrylic on paper – 2017
  • 20.5×29.5 cm _2, 2016
  • 20.5×29.5 cm, 2016
  • 20.5×29.5 cm_3, 2016
  • 20.5×29.5 cm_4, 2016
  • 20.5×29.5 cm_5, 2016
  • 29.7x42cm, 2016_1- SOLD
  • 29.7x42cm, 2016_2 – SOLD
  • 34x24cm, 2016
  • 34x24cm, 2016_2 – SOLD
  • 41×29.5_2015_2
  • 41×29.5_2015_3
  • 42×59.4_2015_1
  • 42×59.4_2016_2
  • 42×59.4_2016_3
  • 42×59.4_2016_4
  • 20.5×29.5 cm_6, 2016
  • 20.5×29.5 cm_7, 2016
  • 42×59.4_2016_5
  • 120x81cm_2016
  • 42×59.4_2016_6
  • 50×34.5cm, 2015
  • 50x50cm, 2016
  • 100x60cm, 2016
  • 100x70cm,2016
  • 100x80cm,2016
  • 150x150cm,mixed media on canvas,2015
  • 150x150cm,mixed media on canvas,2015 (2)
  • 135x100cm, mixed media on canvas,2015
  • 120X80CM,mixed media on canvas,2015, SOLD
  • 100x100cm,mixed media on canvas,2015
  • 100x100cm,mixed media on canvas,2015.
  • 100x100cm,mixed media on canvas,2015, SOLD
  • 40x40cm,pen and ecoline on paper,2014
  • Private collection of individual
  • 40x40cm,pen and collage on paper,2014, collection of CIB bank
  • 35x35cm,pen and watercolors on paper,2014
  • Private collection of individual
  • 200×100 cm, mixed media on canvas, 2014
  • Private collection of individual
  • 120x80cm,pen and ecoline on hards paper,2014
  • 120x80cm,pen and ecoline on hard paper,2014
  • Private collection of individual
  • 100x100cm,pen and watercolors on canvas,2014
  • Private collection of CIB
  • Homage to Om Kolthoum, Pen, corrector and glass colors on hard paper, 120X80cm, 2013, SOLD
  • Love me a little. I adore you, 2013, Homage to Frida Kahlo, Mexican Painter, Pen, acrylic and glass colors on hard paper, 120×80 cm, 2013, SOLD
  • Homage to Djamila Bouhired, Algerian, Pen, acrylic and glass colors on hard paper, 120 x 80 cm, 2013
  • Homage to Huda Shaarawi, Egyptian feminist leader, Pen, Chinese ink and acrylic on hard paper, 120×80 cm, 2013
  • Don’t be late, I am waiting for you, 2013, Pen and Chinese ink on hard paper, 120×80 cm
  • Performer of the Sacrifice, Pen, Chinese ink and acrylic on hard paper, 120x80cm, 2013 – SOLD
  • Can you hear me? I am visible, Pen, Chinese ink and acrylic on hard paper, 120x80cm, 2013
  • I will not die an unlived life, 2013, Pen and Chinese ink on Chinese paper,150 x 35 cm
  • Zinc print,2004
  • Solace, 2013,Pen, Chinese ink, corrector on paper, 66 x 98 cm unframed, SOLD
  • Chairs, Zinc print,2004
  • Unchain My Soul, 2012, Pen and collage on Chinese paper,63 x 40 cm unframed
  • Performer of the Sacrifice, 2013,Pen and glass colors on transparent paper, 81 x 109 cm unframed
  • Zinc print,2005
  • I will be taught how to fly, 2013,Mixed media on paper,  35 x 35cm unframed, SOLD
  • Zinc print, 2005
  • Private collection of Alexandria Library
  • Ahmed Harara,Pen and Glass colors on paper,2012
  • Let it be me, 2013, Pen and Chinese ink on paper, 35 x 35cm unframed, SOLD
  • Central Security,Pen and Glass colors on paper,2012
  • Zinc print,2004
  • Won’t you stand by me? 2013, Pen on Paper, 35 x 35cm unframed
  • Zinc print,2004
  • I am the Sacred fly, 2013, Pen on Paper, 35 x 35cm unframed
  • 120x80cm, SOLD
  • Fairy Tale Beauty Load, 2013, Pen and Chinese ink on paper,35 x 35 cm unframed
  • SOLD
  • For there are so many silences to be broken, 2013, Mixed media on paper, 35 x 35 cm unframed
  • After Matisse & Leonard Nimoy,2011, SOLD
  • SOLD
  • Female,Pen and Glass colors on paper,30*40cm,2012
  • SOLD
  • SOLD
  • Freedom,60x42cm,pen on paper,2012
  • Private collection of an individual
  • Irma,60x42cm,pen on paper,2012
  • Motherhood,Pen and glass colors on hard paper,2011
  • Irma,60x42cm,collage on paper,2012
  • SOLD
  • Colombian Inmates,35x35cm,pen on paper,2012
  • SOLD
  • It’s all about love,35x35cm,pen and glitter on paper,2012
  • Diamond, each 60x42cm,pen and glitter on paper, SOLD
  • SOLD
  • Laila,Pen and Coffee on paper,2009
  • SOLD
  • Me and Mother,Pen and Acrylic on hard paper,2011, SOLD
  • SOLD
  • SOLD
  • Mother,Pen and Coffee on paper,2009
  • SOLD
  • SOLD
  • SOLD
  • Private collection of Alexandria Library
  • SOLD
  • Private collection of Alexandria Library
  • Private collection of Alexandria Library
  • Private collection of Alexandria Library
  • Private collection of Alexandria Library
  • SOLD
  • Private collection of Alexandria Library
  • Private collection of Alexandria Library