Sameh Al Tawil
Egyptian Media Artist & Creative director www.samehaltawil.com Born in Cairo, Egypt 1978, holds a BA in Art from the faculty of applied arts, and a Diplom degree from The Fine Art Academy in Munich ADBK under professor Olaf Metzel, and doing a MAH. In media art histories in Donau university, Austria under professor Oliver Grau. Sameh Al Tawil is an Media artist and Creative director in the field of interactive Media and Advertising. His work has been exhibited at galleries, festivals, and museums nationally & internationally including The New Museum of Contemporary Art in Munich, Germany (Pinakothek der moderne), The Egyptian Museum of Contemporary Art, Cairo; The ADBK fine art academy, Munich, The House of Art in Munich, The house of art gallery Frankfort; Youth Salon Cairo; The Center for Contemporary Art Cairo, Egypt; and the Uban Gallery, Munich, Germany, and many private exhibitions in Egypt and Germany, Sameh’s work is in private and public collections including The Contemporary Art Musseum, Munich, Germany and The Contemporary Art Musseum, Cairo, Egypt. Awards include a Youth Salon, Small pieces Exhibition and a commission from the Contemporary Art Museum in Munich for the SOLO project. His work has been featured in Papyrous Magazine (October, 2004), Alahram Newspaper (February 2004), and many other publications. In addition to creating his own artwork, Since 2004 Sameh worked for multi national advertising agencies i.e. JWT, Ogilvy, OTventures developed award-winning campaigns for a wide range of brands, Sameh develops permanent Campaigns for commercial and via his company Hive Advertising, Inc..