7/1/1917 – 19/11/1977
Former Head of Sculpture Department, Faculty of Fine Arts, Helwan & Alexandria Universities.
Diploma in Sculpture-Faculty of Fine Arts, Cairo1938.
Diploma in Sculpture and Medal Arts, Rome 1950.
Recipient of the “Mokhtar” Trophy for Sculpture-1937.
Recipient of the honorary title “Cavaliero” (Knight) from the Italian Government.
Recipient of Science and Art Prize from the Egyptian Government.
Recipient of the first Prize in the High Council for the Support of Arts and Literature Competition.
Recipient of Egypt’s Prestigious Award presented by Former President Gamal Abdel Nasser- 1962.
Recipient of Italy’s Medal of Honor presented by the Italian Ambassador in Egypt-1963.
Winner of Gold Medal in the Following Exhibitions:
-Alexandria Biennial Exhibition for Mediterranean Countries.
-International Moscow Exhibition.
-International Brussels Exhibition.
Seattle International Exhibition.
Alexandria Biennial for Mediterranean Countries.
China International Exhibition.
International Moscow Exhibition-1957.
International Brussels Exhibition-1958.
Application Art Exhibition.
European Wandering Exhibition.
Mediterranean Studies Center Exhibitions- Madrid / Barcelona, Spain, 1977.
Extra- Cairo, 1996.
Safar Khan- Cairo, 1999.
Oriental Art Museum-Moscow, Russia.
Pushkin Museum of Fine Arts-Moscow, Russia.
Beijing Museum-Beijing, China.
Villa Borghese Park-Rome, Italy.
New York Public Library-USA.