Farghali Abdel Hafiz
One of Egypt's outstanding experimental artists, Farghali Abdel Hafiz was born in Dairout, Upper Egypt
Born in Dairout, Middle Egypt, in 1941. A graduate of the Institute of Art Education and the Academy of Fine Art in Florence. He was elected, in 1989 Dean of Faculty of Art Education until 1994 and ever since has been a Faculty Professor.
Abdel Hafiz reprensented Egypt in several Biennales, including the Biennale of Sao Paolo 1985 (one man show), the Biennale of Venice in 1972, 1987 and in 1993 (one-man-show), First Biennale of China. 2002 He participated in the Exhibition titled “The other side of the Mediterranean” at the Muvim Museum, Valencia, Spain.
Over and above, the artist has held over 40 private exhibitions, and participated in over 20 international exhibits in USA & Europe. Abdel Hafiz is the recipient of several awards, gold medals and honorary certificates in National and International Exhibitions.
Abdel Hafiz designed stage scenes, lighting effects for the Opera Aida at the Prague Opera House, Czechoslovakia.
Since 1997, 3 books were published describing the artist and his art, entitled respectively: “Farghali”, “Excavations for Spiritual Energies”,“the Legendary of Petra”.
Farghali's work is mainly rooted in his identification, with his environment. His current working space is Dahshour, one of the most historical sites in Egypt, a place which provides a quiet and spiritual environment .
It is worth mentioning that in 1981 Abdel Hafiz founded with three other Artists the Axis Group, which is one of the most important art movements in Post-Modernism era in Egypt.This group designed and executed the art work at the International Conference Center in Egypt.
Also his work is exhibited in several museums around the world, as well as major Banks and international Institutions.
Througout his outstanding career, Farghali explored with all kinds of styles. His brushstrokes always typically spontaneous, underlying his bold and daring personality, his choice of colors never stopped to develop. He experienced different media such as oil, watercolour,pencils, acrylics, corn stalk, sand, mud, clay and metals. Fraghali is considered an exceptional multi faceted and versatile artist.
 
Egypt resumes giving Exhibition - [ Press Here To View The Exhibition ]
Roma Exhibition - [ Press Here To View The Exhibition ]
The futuristic nostalgia Exhibition - [ Press Here To View The Exhibition ]
FARGHALI ABDEL HAFIZ - ATHENA Exhibition - [ Press Here To View The Exhibition ]
Generational Continuity Exhibition - [ Press Here To View The Exhibition ]
THE EGYPT I LOVE…IMMORTAL Exhibition - [ Press Here To View The Exhibition ]
PARIS Exhibition - [ Press Here To View The Exhibition ]
THE ENDURING MAGIC OF THE NILE Exhibition - [ Press Here To View The Exhibition ]
Istanbul 2009 Exhibition - [ Press Here To View The Exhibition ]
Masterpieces VI Exhibition - [ Press Here To View The Exhibition ]
THE EGYPTIAN WOMAN. (PAINTINGS) Exhibition - [ Press Here To View The Exhibition ]
Arminia 2007 - Aswan Exhibition - [ Press Here To View The Exhibition ]
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Masterpieces IV Exhibition - [ Press Here To View The Exhibition ]
Aswan Exhibition - [ Press Here To View The Exhibition ]
The Life on the Banks of The Dead Sea Exhibition - [ Press Here To View The Exhibition ]
Masterpieces II Exhibition - [ Press Here To View The Exhibition ]
Alexandria Exhibition - [ Press Here To View The Exhibition ]
Florence Exhibition - [ Press Here To View The Exhibition ]
Cairo Exhibition - [ Press Here To View The Exhibition ]
Generation in Contemporary Art Exhibition - [ Press Here To View The Exhibition ]
Collection Exhibition - [ Press Here To View The Exhibition ]