Exhibitions

This section provides the latest information on a selected number of events that involve the participation of Ali Omar Ermes, his artwork, solo and group exhibitions, his unique photography, his articles and presentations, speeches and lectures:

2014-2015

World Academy Project Expo
Milan
2015


Open Your Eyes
London
2014


Tariqah
Mayara Art Centre, Sharjah
2014


Art Dubai
Dubai
2014


2012-2013

Art of the Middle East
LACMA, Los Angeles
2013


Letters in Motion
Dar Al Funoon Gallery, Kuwait
2012


Between Desert and Sea
Pera Museum, Istanbul
2013


Reflections from Heaven Meditations on Earth
Mercati di Traiano, Rome
2012


Reflections from Heaven Meditations on Earth
MuVIM, Valencia
2013


Modern Arab Art
and Letters in Art
Meem Gallery, Abu Dhabi
2012


2010-2011

Letters Whisper
Lexus Centre/FA Gallery
Kuwait
2011


Ali Omar Ermes: Recent Works
Meem Gallery, Dubai
2010


The Line of Beauty
Rose Issa Projects, London
2011


Breaking Boundaries
Zurich
2010


The Art of Display
Somerset House, London
2010-2011


Hurouf: The Art of the Word
The Ritz, Doha
2010


2008-2009

Middle East Modern Masters
Meem Gallery, Dubai
2009


Mediterraneo:
A Sea That Unites
Italian Cultural Institute, London
2008


Perspectives: Arab and Iranian Modern Masters
Saatchi Gallery, London
2009


Dar Al Funoon & Meem Gallery Exhibition
Kuwait City
2008


Letters: Mont Blanc Arabic
& Calligraphy Exhibition
The Dubai Mall, Dubai
2009


2004-2007

The Dance of Quill and Ink
Hermitage Museum
St Petersburg
2007


Meem Gallery Exhibition
Dubai
2007


East-West: Objects
between Cultures
Tate Britain, London
2006


The Dance of Quill and Ink
Museum of Oriental Art Moscow
2007


Ghaf Gallery Exhibition
Abu Dhabi
2007


Jinass
Christie’s Gallery, London
2005


The National Museum of
African Art
Smithsonian Institute, Washington
2007


Word into Art
The British Museum, London
2006


Symbols of Harmony: Art from the Islamic World
Aya Gallery, Kent
2004


2001-2003

Mighter than the Sword
Ian Potter Museum, Melbourne
2003


Art Advisory Associates
Leighton House Museum London
2003


Contemporary Arab Art
Wereldmuseum, Rotterdam
2001-2002


Journeys & Destinations
Smithsonian Museum Washington DC
2003


Artistas Por La Paz
The Islamic Cultural Centre Madrid
2002


Spring Lines
Edward Johnston Foundation
Ditchling & London
2001


Ali Omar Ermes: In Context
Art Advisory Associates, London
2003


Master Strokes
October Gallery, London
2002


School of Oriental and
African Studies Exhibition
London
2001


1994-1997

Calligraphies
Soni Gallery, London
1997


Signs, Traces and Calligraphy
Tropenmuseum, Amsterdam
1996


Cambridge University
Cambridge
1994


British Council
Kent
1997


The Right to Write Exhibitions
Agnes Scott College, Atlanta
1996


Signs Traces Calligraphy
Odense
1996


Signs, Traces and Calligraphy
Barbican Art Gallery, London
1995


1990-1993

Islamic Art Dreaming of Paradise
Museum of Ethnology
Rotterdam
1993


Maybank Gallery
Kuala Lumpur
1993


The Ashmolean Museum
Oxford
1992


Polisher Fine Art
London
1993


Oxfam Art for a Fairer World
Kelvingrove Museum
London, Glasgow, Cardiff
1992


SOAS Islamic Art Foundation
London
1991


The Oxford University
Linacre College, Oxford
1993


Le Groupement 1492 Conference
Geneva
1992


The Ethnological Museum
Rotterdam
1990


1980-1989

Sultan Gallery
Kuwait
1989


Kufa Gallery
London
1988


The Royal Over-Seas League
London
1982


Contemporary Art from
the Islamic World
Barbican Centre, London
1989


Egee Art Gallery
London
1987


Libyan Cultural Week
London
1982


Falcon Art Gallery
Riyadh
1989


Graffiti Gallery
London
1983


Biennale of the Union
of Arab Artists
Tripoli
1980


1965-1976

Islamic Cultural Centre
Washington DC
1976


Plymouth City Museum
and Art Gallery
Plymouth
1969


Kuwait Biennale
Kuwait
1973


Africa Centre
London
1968


Arab Union Exhibition
Tripoli
1971


Tripoli International Fair
Tripoli
1965