Abdulraheem Salim obtained a Bachelor degree from the sculpture department, College of Fine Arts, Cairo University, becoming a member in Emirates Plastic Arts Society.

He held many personal and group exhibitions in various cities and countries, including Sharjah, Kuwait, Abu Dhabi, Doha, Dubai, Cairo, India, Syria, Bangladesh, Madrid, Germany.

has been the recipient of many awards, such as the State Honor Award for Fine Arts, UAE (2008), the Jury’s Award at Cairo Biennial (1992), and the silver award at the 6th Bangladesh Biennial (1993), among others.

Abdulraheem Salim is one of the artists representing the country at the UAE National Pavillion during the 56th Venice Biennale.

Abdulraheem Salim
Abdulraheem Salim
Dubai, 1955
United Arab Emirates

Solo Shows

Over 10 solo exibitions in the UAE, Bahrain, Kuwait and Egypt

Group Shows

2015
UAE Pavilion, 56th Venice Bienniale, Venice, Italy

2000
The UAE Expo Hanover, Germany

2001
Sharjah Biennial 5, Sharjah, UAE

Contacts & Details

City of birth: Dubai Country of birth: United Arab Emirates Date of birth: 1955 Lives in: Dubai