INTRODUCTION

ABOUT/

CV

PROJECTS

amelomar@hotmail.com

@amel_omar_

Amel Omar

 

Born in 1995 in Venray, NL

Lives and works in Brussels, BE

EDUCATION

 

2020-2023

Master Fine Arts, LUCA School of Arts, Brussel, BE

 

2016 – 2020

Bachelor Fine Arts, AKV Sint Joost, Breda, NL

 

09/2018 - 02/2019

Mixed Media, Erasmus Exchange Programme, LUCA School of Arts, Gent, BE

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

GROUP EXHIBITIONS / PERFORMANCES / RESIDENCIES

 

2022

AIR, Residency and exhibition, Witte Rook, Breda, NL

Corporate Offsite Dwelling A, Guest Performer (with Sid, Paul and Mike), CODA, Apeldoorn, NL

Contact Us, Group Show, LUCA School of Arts, Schaarbeek, BE

A Friend in CC, Group Show, Studio Citygate, Anderlecht, BE

 

2021

Grèta Flusso, Live Performance, This Art Fair, Amsterdam, NL

Alle Neuzen Tegen Het Raam Geplakt, Live Performance, De Vitrines, Station Breda, NL

It's No Fair, Group Show, Tour & Taxis, Brussels, BE

 

 

ALL IN Graduates, Group Show, Het Hem, Zaandam, NL

 

2020

Now Show: If We Propose You Are Invited, Group Show, Backer & Rueb, Breda, NL

Alle Neuzen Dezelfde Kant Op, Group Show, Electron, Breda, NL

SMAP, Residency, Het Makerspand Utrecht, NL

In De Greep van De Naald, Het Oog & De Draad, Performance (with Sid, Paul & Mike), TAC, Eindhoven, NL

SHIFT, Group Show, De Fabriek, Eindhoven, NL

 

2019

Wij, Die Volmaakt Mislukt Zijn, Live Performance (with Sid, Paul & Mike), Galerie Iets, Breda, NL

Hotel Insomnia: The Catastrophic Opening, Live Performance (with Sid, Paul & Mike), De Fabriek, Eindhoven, NL

Moving Word: April Edition, Filmscreening, Art Cinema OFFoff, Gent, NL

Mash-up #3: Amel Omar & Jesse van Epenhuijsen, Duo Show, MotMot Gallery, Breda, NL

Synesthesia, Group Show, Gouvernement, Gent, NL

 

2018

Monumentum #3, Group Show, deSingel, Antwerpen, NL

Het Foto Asiel, Group Show, AKV St. Joost, Breda, NL

 

Guest at Philippine Hoegen, Julia Reist, Miriam Hempel & Guests: What is Work?

Episode 2: Work Performance and Performing Work, Kunsthal Gent, Gent, NL

 

EXPERIENCE

 

2018 - now

Part of fluctuating collective activities with Sid Dankers, Paul Braspenning and Mike Megens

 

2021-2022

Part of projectspace 8-track, Brussels, BE

 

 

ARTICLES

 

2022

 

 

2021

 

 

 

2020

Metropolis M, Eindexamen Special

 

 

 

AIR Brabant, De echo van een netwerk – artistieke interventie vanuit Bo Stokkermans (et al.)

AIR Witte Rook.

ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS

 

2020

Nomination St. Joost Penning