Zenab Abd El Hamid
Egyptian Modern Middle Eastern Artist Zenab Abd El Hamid
Zenab Abd El Hamid Egyptian Modern Arab Artist was born in 27 January 1919.
Zenab Abd El Hamid had received her Diploma in Fine Arts from Cairo - Egypt year 1945.
In the year 1946 she was married to Ezzeldin Hamouda with whom she travelled to Madrid in the year 1948.
She then obtained her Professorship in Drawing from the Central High School San Fernado for Fine Arts in Madrid - Spain year 1952.
When she returned to Egypt, she became an art professor teaching modern art at the Faculty of Art Education in Helwan University, Cairo - Egypt.
Through all her life she participated in so many exhibitions localy and abroad, Zenab Abd El Hamid nearly participated in exhibitions in all continents of the world.
In Egypt Zenab Abdel Hamid contributed in both solo and group exhibitions, she exhibited widely in Egypt and her modern Middle Eastern arts paintings were represented in France, Italy, Hunhary, Spain, Austria, Brazil and The United States. Zenab Abd El Hamid's last solo exhibition in Cairo was held in the year 1991 in the memorial of her husband Ezzedin Hamouda.
Zenab Abdel Hamid had been active in the creation of a number of art groups and organized a Contribution to the International Women's Year 1975. She received during her life so many awards and prizes as well as some scholarships and she got public and private acuisitions both in Egypt and abroad.
Zenab Abd El Hamid died in Egypt in 9 November 2002, leaving her beautiful oil paintings and watercolor collection.
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