Bio

KHALED AKIL

Born in 1986, grew up in Aleppo city and based in Istanbul. Self-taught mixed media artist who holds a Bachelor degree in Law and Political Sciences.


Solo Exhibitions

  • 2018 Brown University, Rhode Island, U.S.

  • 2016 Stanford University, California, U.S

  • 2013 Chalabi Art Gallery, Istanbul, Turkey

  • 2012 Ladhd Art Gallery, London, UK

  • 2011 Karma Art Gallery, Aleppo, Syria

  • 2010 Mustafa Ali Art Foundation, Damascus, Syria

  • 2009 Sarmad Art Gallery, Aleppo, Syria


Group Exhibitions

2018

  • Contemporary Photography from the Arab World, American University Museum in Washington, Katzen Arts Center, D.C., U

  • Uprooted, The World Bank, Washington D.C, U.S

  • Behind The Line    The Reach Museum, BC, Canada, The Langley Centennial Museum BC, Canada, Mahon Hall, Salt Spring Arts Council, BC,CA

    Arts Center at Cedar Hill, Victoria BC, CA, Yukon Art Center Exhibition, CA, Penticton Art Gallery, Penticton, BC, Canada, The Military Museums, University of Calgary,CA                                                                                    

  • Anti Trump Show, Creative Debuts, London, U.K

    2016  

  • FLIGHT, West Branch Gallery, Vermont, U.S

  • Anna&Mark art fair California, U.S

  • Catharsis , Gaya Art Gallery, Sidi Bou Said, Tunisia

    2015  

  • Art in Exile Festival, Washington D.C, USA

  •  IN-QUEST, Gaya Gallery, Sidi Bou Said, Tunisia

  •  INTERNATIONAL DISCOVERIES-Fotofest, Houston, Texas, USA

    2009  

    FROM ALEPPO WITH LOVE, Le Pont Gallery, Aleppo, Syria