dodi karim tabbaa

I am an artist who is still researching ,experimenting and showing works of art that are modern and original
I use multi medium to create my artworks and have already had several shows at home and abroad.

DODI KARIM TABBAA www.doditabbaa.com

Biography

Born 1952 in Quetta, Pakistan
presently a citizen of Jordan
BFA Honours in Fine Arts and Graphic Design
Lahore Pakistan
Post graduate diploma printmaking, textile
design, typography, United Kingdom
1977-1979 worked as a graphic designer
1980-1981 worked as an art and media consultant for
UNESCO in Damascus, Syria
1982 Traveled to Finland, curator ship experience
1982-1984 Manager for the Alia Art Gallery, Amman
1985-1987 Managed the Petra Gallery, Amman
Selected Exhibitions
1988 Spanish cultural centre, Amman
1989 Contemporary art from the Islamic world
1992 a dialogue in expression, Jordan National Gallery
of Fine Arts, Amman
1993 sixth Asian Biennial, Dhaka Bangladesh
1995 opening show Darat al Funun, Amman
1997 Voyage en Jordanie, Hotel de Ville Paris, France
1998 Contemporary art, Soni Gallery, London U.K.
1999 Premises radio and TV Deutsche Welle
Cologne, Germany
Norwegian Int. graphic print triennial Fredrik tad
2000 Museum of contemporary art, Tehran, Iran
2001 Sharjah Biennale, Sharjah, U.A.E.
2002 Bahrain Al-Riwak Gallery
2003 Breaking the veils, Rhodes, Greece,
and traveled to Paris, Valencia, Seville
Contemporary museum of art, Reykjavik, Iceland
2005 Albareh Gallery, Bahrain
4 Walls Gallery, Amman, Jordan
2006 Group Show with Malaysian and Jordanian artists
2007 Stills from fleeting images-Icons & Legends,
Orient Gallery Amman
Dances of Vision, Swedish-Jordanian Group,
National Gallery of Fine Arts, Amman
2008 On Paper“ Orient Gallery Amman, Jordan
2008 Group show “Breaking the Veils” Clinton Library
Arkansas, USA
2008 Umm Kalthum- the 4th pyramid Arab World Institute Paris, France
King Hussein’s birthday “Hussein bin Talal – A Living Memory
Zara Expo Amman Jordan
2008 Jordan National gallery of fine arts ” Together ” an exhibition of 26 European and Arab artists curated by Eva Muellar of Germany
2008 6 Jordanian artists Nabad Gallery , Amman Jordan
2009 Umm Kalthum- the 4th pyramid show in Bahrain
2009 Breaking the Veils Washington dc
2009 Contemporary and Folk art of Bangladesh Orient Gallery Amman Jordan
2012 Nabad Gallery Trendsetting 2 Amman Jordan
2012 Participated in Liquid Identities – International Video Art Festival and Photo Exhibition Scoletta di San Giovanni Battista e del SS. Sacramento in Bragora, Venice (Italy).
2012 Participated in Liquid Identities – International Video Art Festival and Photo Exhibition Koza Visual Culture and Arts Association, Istanbul (Turkey) Avantgarde Hotel, Istanbul (Turkey)
2013 Jacaranda Images Gallery “The Pixel lightbox Society” Solo Show Amman Jordan
2013 Foresight32’s Curated Art Exhibition at the WEF
King Hussein Bin Talal Convention Center- Deadsea for World Ecnomic Forum

Public Collections

Jordan National Gallery of Fine Arts, Amman / Bangladesh National Gallery Dhaka /
French Cultural Centre Amman / Jordan Ministry of Culture &
Youth Amman / Arab Bank Amman/ Al Mansourieh Foundation Saudi Arabia
Private Collectors in
Dubai, Australia, Saudi Arabia, Japan, Thailand, Jordan, Finland,Bahrain , Turkey and South Korea
Norway, U.K.,USA, France, Switzerland, Holland, Spain, Indonesia,
Cyprus, Pakistan, Brazil, Italy, Portugal, Canada, Bangladesh
Malaysia , Russia