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Ayad Alkadhi

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Birth year

Lives in
NY/ Ca

Works in
NY/ Ca


New York University, Tisch School of Art

Middle East mixed-media, Iraqi, war, figurative, conceptual


Iraqi artist Ayad Alkadhi uses Arabic calligraphy  as a platform to  present contemporary political and social topics of the Middle East. The war in the Iraq and  the diaspora are recurring themes of his work.

Recent Exhibits

Ayad Alkadhi participated in these exhibits:

Feb, 2015 Doris Duke’s Shangri La: Architecture, Landscape, and Islamic Art
The Honolulu Museum of Art
Sep, 2013 Calligraffiti 1984/2013
Leila Heller Gallery - Chelsea
Jul, 2013 Summer Selects
Leila Heller Gallery - Chelsea
Mar, 2013 The Space Between
MECA at Mana Contemporary, Jersey City, NJ
Feb, 2012 Umbilical
Leila Heller Gallery - Chelsea
Mar, 2010 Peripheral Vision
Barjeel Art Foundation, Maraya Art Centre level two, Al Qasba, Sharjah
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