Gamal Elkheshen is an Egyptian Lecturer and visual artist, born in 1988 and raised in Cairo, Egypt. In 2010, he received his Bachelor of Fine Arts (BFA) from the Graphic Design Department in the Faculty of Fine Arts, Zamalek. He acquired his Master of Fine Arts (MFA) and PhD from the same university. He had his PhD under the title “The Philosophy values of drawings in postmodernism” Dr. Gamal studies focusing on contemporary and digital technology studies.
He had exhibited his artwork in many International exhibitions, and he was being nominated to represent Egypt at the 56th International Art Exhibition of the Venice Biennale 56th in May 2015 under the name “CAN YOU SEE?”
He shows his artwork too in lots of other International exhibitions and local ones as well; He had three solo exhibitions in Cairo, Dubai, and Berlin. Dr. Gamal attends many workshops and art residencies as well. His artwork focuses on visual arts such as drawing, painting, digital print, engraving and Installation, Video Art.