Gamal Elkheshen


Gamal Elkheshen, is an Egyptian artist, born and raised in Cairo Egypt in 1988, In 2010, he received his BFA from the Graphic Design Department in the Faculty of Fine Arts, Helwan University, Zamalek, He acquired his MFA from the same university, he currently pursuing his doctoral studies; his main research focus is on "Contemporary Arts Studies”.

He currently works as Teacher Assistant at the Faculty of Fine Arts, Helwan University, Zamalek, in Cairo where he teach Drawing, Printmaking and Design.


Gamal was nominated to represent Egypt at the 56th International Art Exhibition of the Venice Biennale 56th in May 2015. Named “CAN YOU SEE?”, He show his art work too in lots of other international exhibitions and local as well, He had his first solo exhibition in 2016 named “end of season”, gamal attend to many workshops and art residencies as well, gamal artwork focuses on drawing, painting, digital print, engraving and Installation, Video Art.

11th Luxor International Painting Symposium