Zahra BuAli


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Born and raised in the K.S.A. of Arabian/Persian background, first BS from the U.S. second B.F.A., Concordia University, Montreal, 1996. She lives and works in Montreal, Canada.

Participated in various artist's residencies and workshops in Canada, the U.S., Spain, China, Jordan, Iran and Bahrain.

From the figurative, expressionist to the abstract, her multi-layered approach, weather in painting, printmaking, sculpture or mixed media, is strongly linked to her constant search into her own identity, cultural history, and influences.

Eight solo exhibitions in the K.S.A. and Canada, and different group exhibitions around the world: e.g.: “Art En Capital”, 2014, Paris, France, as part of “Artistes Independants”. The 6th International Artist's Book Triennial, 2012, Vilnius, Lithuania, then Italy and Germany.  Shen Zhen Museum Art Exhibition, China, May 2010.

Private collections in Spain, China, K.S.A., Egypt, the U.S., Canada, Iran, the United Kingdom, U.A.E and the Kingdom of Bahrain.