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Introduction

Khaled Abul-Dahab, a professional self taught photographer who envisions life and its attributes creating mood, sensation and beauty to images through the lenses of his camera.

Born in Cairo, Egypt, Abul-Dahab sensed a spirit of desert and sun along with the Egyptian magical essence of culture, and its great history; thinking snaps of such beauty would be the road to his dream

  • Khaled have worked locally and internationally with well respected art organizations .
  • Jury president of Umbria Beinnale, Italy
  • Benin International Award jury member, Nigeria
  • Curator of “Egypt by Egyptian eyes”, Egyptian ministry of culture, Egypt
  • Founder of “Professional photography courses in Dubai”, Dubai
  • Brand ambassador of “LYTRO ILLUM CAMERA”, Middle East and Africa
  • Managing editor of photography” Arab Students Magazine”, KSA
  • Member of: WEBA International Education Network
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International awards

  1. Awarded for London beinnale 2015 , London, UK
  2. Awarded for Chianciano beinnale 2013 – Tuscany, Italy
  3. Awarded for the 2nd best shot worldwide in using very advanced lighting equipment during ‘Profoto International Photography contest’, USA
  4. Award for Chianciano digital art international award, Italy

Exhibitions

  • London Beinnale 2015 “Chalse town hall” London, UK
  • Italian Chiachiano Biennale in London(2014), London, UK
  • Chiachiano Biennale, Florence Italy(2013)
  • Castello di Bauso, La Pro Loco di Villafranca Tirrena, Sicily, ITALY.(2010, 2013)
  • Gagliardi gallery, London,UK (2010,2013&2014)
  • Chianchanio Art museum, Tuscany, ITALY 2009
  • Art place, fine art sector, ministry of culture, Cairo, Egypt 2011
  • Dubai International Art center, Dubai, UAE 2009
  • Turvak cinema & TV museum, Istanbul,Turkey 2010

Photography Courses & workshops

– Al Aharam Canadian university- Cair o, Egypt

– Chelsea Town Hall, London Beinnale 2015

– Chianciano Art museum, Tuscany, Italy

– Gagliardi gallery, London

– Tervak Cinema & TV museum – Istanbul, Turkey

– Cairo Opera House – Cairo, Egypt

– Egyptian Graphic forum, Cairo University, Egypt

– Art place, fine art sector, ministry of culture, Cairo- Egypt

– Dubai International Art Centre – Dubai, UAE

– American University in Sharjah – Sharjah, UAE

– Dubai Media City, guest on MBC network –The Morning Show

TV Interviews & Shows

  • Khaled was a welcomed guest on the following TV networks and channels:
  • Dubai TV
  • Turkish TV
  • Dream TV
  • Rotana TV
  • AlhurraTV
  • D.M TV
  • PolishT.V
  • Italian T.V
  • Al Mewhar T.V
  • Nile T.V
  • Hosts his own TV photography segment on MBC Network, as apart of the morning show

“Good Morning Arabs” on a weekly basis for two full seasons.

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