Sami Ajouri

Born in Homs, Syria 1980. Lives and works in Vienna, Austria since 2006.

2006 - 2011 Study at the academy of fine arts Vienna, Austria, painting and printmaking; masterclass prof. Gunter Damisch Diploma July 2011, Vienna.
1999 - 2003 Study at the faculty of fine arts Damascus, Syria. Sculpture class Diplom 2003, Damascus

Exhibitions “selection”

2017 Nick at 80, group exhibition at Nick Treadwell gallery, Vienna

2016 In Memoriam for Gunter Damisch, group exhibition at Xposit gallery, Vienna

2015 Einstellung, group exhibition, Neue Galerie im Höhmannhaus, Augsburg, Germany

2014 Let the children play, group exhibition of COP, Kunstforum, Vienna

2012 Concrete-Constructive-Minimal, group exhibition, NÖart, Böheimkirchen

2011 Thin Red Line, diploma exhibition, academy of fine arts, Vienna

2010 Confligere, group exhibition, Kunstverein Schattendorf, Austria

2009 XYZ, solo exhibition, artmark gallery, Vienna

2009 S13, group exhibition, in RLB-Atelier, Lienz, Austria

2007 No Landscape, Solo exhibition, Weltcafe gallery, Vienna

2006 Office art, group exhibition, C2C gallery, Prague

2005 Anta Huna, group exhibition, Goethe-Institut Gallery, Damascus

Collections

2017: Nick Treadwell Collection
2011: Kupferstichkabinett, Vienna
2005; Fatih Almudaress art centre and private collectors

2011 - 2012: Color-Field-Orientation

Art in public space project for the Rehab-Center in Baden by Vienna;
Color Concept and Visual Design for the Rehabilitation Center Malcherhof
Competition 2010

2014 - 2016 Child of Play

Member of the art and culture initiative Child of Play: realizing several art-educational and integration projects with local children and children-refugees. In cooperation with local and international organizations. Some of the projects:
2016 “Equal Dreams”, in cooperation with OFID, Amman, Jordan
“Wimmelbild”, in cooperation with SOS Germany, Düsseldorf, Germany
“Journey into Harmony” in cooperation with Caritas, Vienna, Austria
2015 “The right to be a child” in cooperation with SOS, Hall in Tirol, Austria
2014: “Ka Dreck” educational campaigns for ARA (Altstoff Recycling Austria), Krems, Linz, Mödling, Austria
2014: “Let the children play” in cooperation with UNHCR, Zaatari Refugee Camp, Jordan


Sami Ajouri | sami.alajouri@gmail.cm