ALI TALIB

b. Basra, 1944

EDUCATION

1966 BA in Painting, Academy of Fine Arts, Baghdad-IRAQ
1980 MA in Graphic Design , Helwan University, Cairo,Egypt


SOLO EXHIBITIONS

1964 Mubarakia Gallery, Kuwait.
1976 National Museum of Modern Art, Baghdad-IRAQ
1985 Riwaq Gallery, Baghdad-IRAQ
1988 Orfali Gallery, Baghdad-IRAQ
1992 Exhibition with Rafa Al-Nasiri, Shumman Foundation, Shumman Gallery, Amman-Jordan
1993 Balka a Art Gallery, Amman-Jordan
1994 Gallery d'Art 50 x70, Beirut-Lebanon
1997 Arts Center, Manama- Bahrain
2001 Riwaq Gallery, Manama-Bahrain
2003 De Vrije Academie, The Hague-Holland
2004 Glerie Concourt, The Hague -Holland
2004 United Nation Humans Settlements Programme, Barcelona-Espan
2006 Orfali Gallery, Amman-Jordan
2007 Attasi Gallery, Damascus-Syria
2008 Green Art Gallery, Dubai- UAE
2009 Karim Gallery, Amman-Jordan


SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS

1964 Graphic Art Exhibition: Four Artists, AIA Gallery, Baghdad-IRAQ
1965 Innovationist Group, first exhibition, Iraqi Modern Art Museum,founder member- Baghdad --IRAQ
1966 Innovationist Group, second exhibition Iraqi Modern Art Museum, Baghdad-IRAQ
1970 Shadow Group, second exhibition, Museum of Modern Art, Baghdad-IRAQ
1972 Arab Art, National Museum, Nicosia-Cyprus
1974 Seven Iraqi Artists, National Museum of Modern Art, Baghdad-IRAQ
First Arab Biennale, Baghdad -IRAQ
1975 Third Indian Triennial, New Delhi-India
Seventh International Painting Festival, Cagnes-sur-Mer France
1976 Second Arab Biennale, Cazablanca
, Morocco.
Iraqi Contemporary Art, Musée d’Art Moderne, Paris-France
1978 Arab Art Exhibition 2, Iraqi Cultural Center Gallery, London-UK
1979 Iraqi Contemporary Art, Modern Art Museum, Messina-Italy
1984 First International Cairo Biennale, Cairo-Egypt
1986 Salon de Comparisons, Grand Palais, Paris-France
First Baghdad International Festival of Plastic Arts, Baghdad-IRAQ
1987 International Poster Exhibition, Grand Palais, Paris- France
1988 First International Biennale, Ankara, Turkey
1989 Iraqi Contemporary Art, Institute de mond Arab, Paris-France
1990 Seven Iraqi Artists, Shuman Gallery, Amman-Jordan
1994 Four Iraqi Artists, Alif Gallery, Washington D.C. -USA
1995 Second Sharjah Biennale, Sharjah-UAE
1997 Five Iraqi Artists, Green Art Gallery, Dubai- UAE
2000 participation eu-man Exhibition, Kaapelitehdas Helsinki Finland, M-Art gallery Vienna- Austria
2001 The Outside of the Inside eu-man Exhibition M-Art Gallery Vienna Austria
The Outside of the Inside Manege Museum S.T.Petersburg Russsia
2004 Cite International des Arts Exhibition, Cite International des Arts Gallery, Paris-France
2009 Iraqi Artists in Exile, Station Museum of Contemporary Art, Houston, Texas-USA
2010 Mirages: 17 Artists, Centro Cultural Banko do Brasil, Rio de Janeiro and-Sao Paulo-Brazil
2010 Art in Iraq Today: Part IV, Meem Gallery, Dubai- UAE


AWARDS

1986 First Prize, First Baghdad International Festival of Plastic Arts, Baghdad-IRAQ
1995 First Prize, Second Sharjah Biennale, Sharjah- UAE