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EDUCATION

2017 OCAD University, Bachelor of Fine Arts: Printmaking,Toronto, Canada

GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2020 Listerine, Presented by Alexus Projects, Earl Selkirk Gallery, Toronto, Canada 

2020 Intimate Dimensions, Hafez Gallery, 21, 93 Festival, Jeddah, Saudi Arabia  

2019 Just Text Me, Presented by Alexus Projects, Grad-a-Slice, Toronto, Canada 

2019 Insahyt Catalog 700-779 : V.1-3,Presented by Alexus Projects, Black Cat Showroom, Toronto, Canada 

2018 13 Offerings, 187 Augusta,Toronto, Canada

2017 Inclusive Arts Fest, Scarborough Civic Centre, Toronto, Canada

2017 Archiving Spatial Unconsciousness, Vuco Artspace, Toronto, Canada

2017 Yorkville Village Festival of Arts, Yorkville Village, Toronto, Canada

2017 Transition, Menier Gallery,London, UK

2017 That would be finetoo, Ryerson Artspace, Toronto, Canada

2017 Variant Space, ShubbakFestival, London, UK

2017 Life/Death/Life, 187,Toronto, Canada

2017 An Introduction, The Foundry,London, UK

2017 Annual Graduate Exhibition, OCAD University, Toronto, Canada

2017 RepetitiveBehaviours, Northern Contemporary, Toronto, Canada 

2017 Deb MathewsProject, Ministry of Education, Toronto, Canada

2016 Pressure Tactics, OCAD University,Toronto, Canada

2016 Political Candy, Studio 223A,Toronto,Canada

2016 Team Up!, Graven Feather,Toronto, Canada

2016 Where Are YouReally From?, Daniel Spectrum, Toronto, Canada

2016 From Here andThere, Artscape Youngplace, Toronto, Canada

2015 Enough, D- Beastro,Toronto, Canada

2015 The Salon ofInclusiveness II, Black Cat – Artspace, Toronto, Canada

2015 The Elastic Effect, OCAD University,Toronto, Canada

2015 Mesh, OCAD University,Toronto, Canada

2015 FOMO NOMO, OCAD University,Toronto, Canada

ART FAIRS

2019 Art Dubai, Represented by Banat Collective, Madinat Jumeirah, Dubai, UAE 

2018 Jeddah Book Arts Fair, Represented by Variant Space, Jeddah, Saudi Arabia

2017 Art Toronto, Represented by OCADU, Metro Convention Center, Toronto, Canada

2017 DIY Cultures, Rich Mix, London, UK

2016 Book Arts Fair, OCAD University, Toronto, Canada

2016 Team Up!, Graven Feather, Toronto Print Coalition, Toronto, Canada          

2015 Book Arts Fair, OCAD University, Toronto, Canada

2014 Book Arts Fair, OCAD University, Toronto, Canada

Set Design & Curatorial Projects

2019 Medd Coffee Bar x Blank Studio, 21, 93 Festival, Saudi Art Council, Jeddah, Saudi Arabia

2018 Set design for 13 Offerings, 187 Augusta, Toronto, Canada

2018 Onion+Banana Juice, 7 live experience by 'BYI', The Great Hall, Toronto, Canada

2017 Halo Halo/Mix Mix, 187 Augusta, Toronto, Canada

WORKSHOPS

2019 January - Intro to Textile block-printing, Sahaba Club, Jeddah, Saudi Arabia

RESIDENCIES

2017 Art Camp, Ryerson Artscape, Toronto, Canada

AWARDS

2017 Printmaking Medal Winner, OCAD University, Toronto, Canada

2017 Ignite Imagination Award, OCAD University, Toronto, Canada

2017 Nora E. Vaughan Award, OCAD University, Toronto, Canada

2017 Spoke Membership Prize, OCAD University, Toronto, Canada

PUBLICATIONS/PRESS

Inthe middle of it all’, Banat Collective, Dubai, UAE, 2018

Featured Artist:Jana Ghalayini by Sara Safwan, Banat Collective, Dubai, UAE, 2018

Jana’by Aliaa Youssef, The Sisters Project, Toronto, Canada, 2017

Transition’,Reconnecting Arts, London, UK, 2017

CBC ARTS “ThisArt Works! ‘First We Need a Whole Lot of Underwear | This Art Works! Ep 4",Toronto, Canada, 2017

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