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Artist

Mo SIRRA

Profile

Education
- MFA Fine Art, Oslo National Academy of the Arts, Oslo, Norway, 2014
- Semester, Fine Art, Faculty of Fine Arts of the University of Lisbon, Portugal, 2014
- Art as Text, Text as Art Course, Göteborgs universitet, Valand Academy, Göteborg, Sweden, 2013    
- MArch Architectural Design, The Bartlett, University College London, London, UK, 2011  
- Fine Art Research and Production Program, Jan Van Eyck Academy, Post academic institute, Maastricht, The Netherlands, 2005
- BA Fine Art, College of Fine Arts, University of Baghdad, Baghdad, Iraq, 2002

Solo Exhibitions
- , NAC, Neringa, Lithuania, 2015
- , Verein Symposion Lindabrunn, Austria, 2015
- , Contemporary Art Centre, Baghdad, Iraq, 2014
- , European Ceramic Work Centre (ekwc), Den Bosch, The Netherlands, 2013
- , Art Omi, NY, USA, 2012
- , Gallery ATASSI, Damascus, Syria, 2011
- , Hedah art center, Maastricht, The Netherlands, 2009
- , Agial Art Gallery, Beirut, Lebanon, 2009

Selected Group Exhibitions
- , Oriel Davies Gallery, Newtown, UK, 2017
- , group show, Akershus Kunstsenter, Lillestrøm, Norway, 2017
- , 1st part– Water Reservoir, Vilnius, 2nd part-NAC, Neringa, 3rd part Žeimiai, Lithuania, 2016
- , MAC Museu de Arte Contemporânea, São Paulo, Brazil, 2015      
- , The Haus der Kulturen der Welt, Berlin, Germany, 2015
- , Si Said Museum, Marrakech, Morocco, 2015
- , BAC Art Center, Tunis, Tunisia, 2014  
- , Tashkeel, Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 2014
- , Kunstnernes Hus, Oslo, Norway, 2014
- , Fotogalleriet, Oslo, Norway, 2013
- , Stenstrupsgate Gallery, Oslo, Norway, 2013
- , JAMM, Belgravia House, London, UK, 2013
- , Al Riwaq Art Space, Manama, Bahrain, 2012      
- , Weltechto, Chemnitz, Germany, 2012
- <5th International Sculpture Symposium>, National Gallery, Amman, Jordan, 2012
- , Chelsea Space, London, UK, 2011
- , Contemporary Art Platform, London, UK, 2011
- , The Dazed Gallery, London, UK, 2011
- - , städtische galerie, Bremen, Germany, 2010
- , Germany, 2009    
- , Cairo, Egypt, 2009
- , Strasbourg, France, 2008    
- , Tehran, Iran, 2008
- , Berlin, Germany, 2008
- , Kaapelitehdas-Puristamo, Helsinki, Finland, 2007

Awards and Residencies
- Incheon Art Platform, Incheon, Korea, 2018
- Digital Arts Studios International Residency, Belfast, Irland, 2018    
- Faber, the Arts, Sciences and Humanities Residency, Olot, Spain, 2018
- Artists in Residence, Künstlerhaus Schloss Plüschow, Germany, 2017  
- Gasworks’ International Fellowships Programme, 32° East residency, 2017
- Ugandan Arts Trust, Kampala, Uganda, 2017
- Arxiu Comarcal de l’Urgell (Urgell’s Archive) Residency projects, Tàrrega, Lleida, Spain, 2017    
- BeMA Artists-in-Residence programme, Jezzine, Lebanon
- Trevor basin artist in residency, Wales, UK, 2016
- The Arab Fund for Arts and Culture (AFAC) Project Grant, Beirut, Lebanon, 2016      
- Nida Art Colony of the Vilnius Academy of Arts, Neringa, Lithuania, 2016      
- Verein Symposion Lindabrunn Laboratorien experimenteller Kunst und Architektur, Enzesfeld-Lindabrunn, Austria, 2016
- Scholarships for Artists at Hochschule für Bildende Künste Braunschweig-Braunschweig PROJECTS, Germany, 2015
- rural.scapes – lab in residence program, São José do Barreiro, São Paulo, Brazil, 2015  
- MAM - Maroc Artist Meeting - Intercultural Exchange Residency, Marrakech, Morocco, 2015      
- Work stipend, Mondriaan Fund, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, 2015
- UNESCO-Aschberg Bursay for Artists residency, the Centro Colombo Americano of Medellin, Colombia, 2014  - ICI Curatorial Intensive Programme, Zoma Contemporary Art Center (ZCAC), Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, 2014  
- Fellowship Hamburger Bahnhof Museum, Berlin, Germany, 2013      
- Cultural Management Training Program, Geothe Institute, Berlin/Hamburg, Germany, 2013            
- Curatorial research residencies programme, Centre for Contemporary Art Ujazdowski Castle, Warsaw, Poland, 2013
- BKH kunstnerstipend (Artist stipend), Kunstfond, Oslo, Norway, 2013          
- KUNO Curatorial Workshop, Venice, Italy, 2013      
- Artist-in-residence programme/Civitella Ranieri Center, Umbertide, Italy, 2012    
- Artist-in-residence programme/European Ceramic Work Centre, Den Bosch, The Netherlands, 2012
- Art Omi International Artist Residency, New York, USA, 2011  
- AWIA contemporary workshop, Aley, Lebanon, 2011
- Work stipend, Mondriaan Fund, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, 2011
- Artist-in-residence programme/Kunstlerhauser Worpswede, Worpswede, Germany, 2010      
- Artist-in-residence programme/Kunstlerdorf Schopingen, Schopingen, Germany, 2010
- Artist-in-residence programme/Kunstlerhaus Schloss Balmoral, Bad Ems, Germany, 2009      
- Wasla contemporary workshop, Nuweiba, Sinai Peninsula, Egypt, 2009      
- First prize, Competition of covering Jaakontori-square in Kemijärvi, Finland, 2009