Mohammed Abdullah Bulhiah is a natural sculptor whose spontaneous works are inspired by the local environment.
Mohammed Abdullah Bulhiah took part in a host of local and international artistic gatherings and exhibitions, such as: the UAE Fine Arts Society’s exhibitions between 1986-1993; Sharjah Biennials 1, 2 & 3 (1993, 199, 1997); the first GCC Fine Arts Exhibition (1989), and the Portraits exhibition, UAE Fine Arts Society (1995). Furthermore he participated in most of the local and international exhibitions organized by the Emirates Fine Arts Society during 1985-2000, in Egypt, Italy, India, Oman, Sudan, Spain, Moscow, Korea, Romania, Qatar, Kuwait, Saudi Arabia, Morocco, France, Germany, Sydney, and Jordan.

During his career, he has received many artistic awards and accolades, including the first place in sculpture at the general exhibition of the Emirates Fine Arts Society, the sculpture award – professionals category, at the Emirates in the Eyes of its Artists Exhibition, the Cultural Foundation, Abu Dhabi.

The artist is also member of numerous cultural societies and organizations, including the Emirates Fine Arts Society, the GCC Art Friends Group, Al Jidar Fine Arts Group and Al Iyab Fine Arts Society.

Mohammed Abdullah Bulhiah  is one of the artists representing the country at the UAE National Pavillion during the 56th Venice Biennale.

Mohammed Abdullah Bulhiah
Mohammed Abdullah Bulhiah
Sharjah, 1953
United Arab Emirates

Solo Shows

Solo shows in Egypt, Italy, India, Oman, Sudan, Spain, Russia, Korea, Romania, Qatar, Kuwait, Saudi Arabia, Morocco, France, Germany, Sydney and Jordan

Group Shows

2015
56th Venice Biennale, Venice, Italy

1993, 1995, 1997
Sharjah Biennial, Sharjah, UAE

1986 – 1993
UAE Fine Arts Society’s exhibitions, UAE

1989
GCC Fine Arts Exhibition

Contacts & Details

City of birth: Sharjah Country of birth: United Arab Emirates Date of birth: 1953 Lives in: Sharjah