Ola Hejazi

Ola Hejazi is a prominent Saudi Arabian artist.

Nationalty : Saudi. 
Education : B.A. Arabic Language.
Diploma in Educational psychology.

Artistic Courses:

• Modern life drawing- Tate Modern- London 2006.
• Etching on Copper/ Zinc ( soft/ hard ground- aquatint-monoprint, Ucl Unversity 2003.
• Experimental techniques for etching, transferring photo graphic image to zinc - Printmaking 
  incorporating photographic imagery Kensington Chelsea College London 2001, 2002, 2000, 1999.
   (Summer Courses)
 
• Printmaking workshop collagraph, Cairo 2000.
• Portrait - Chelsea college of arts and design, London 1999.
• Study day - self portraiture - National gallery, London 1999.
• Oil Courses - Saudi Art Center - Jeddah-1995/1996.

Achievements:

• Children Exhibition ( Ataya Tiffel) - Jeddah 2006.
• Member of the judging committee for children's competition - Nido 2005.
• Member of the judging committee for children's almilwen competition -Saudi Airlines 2002, 03.
• Supervised an exhibition for children named (Almozon) at Atelier Jeddah for arts 1999.
• Publication- a child book titled (learn by playing) Ola Hejazi.

Solo Exhibitions:

• iWatan Jeddah at Atelieh Jeddah , 2013
• iWatan Abu Dhabi at Art Hub, 2012
• 60 Project, Economic ​Cities Authority, King Abdullah Economic City, Saudi Arabia, 2010​
• Permanent solo exhibition- Segia -Al Riyadh ( opening in 2007.....).
• More than Red- Europia gallery, Paris 2007.
• Local - Jeddah - Atelier Jeddah for fine arts 2001.

Group Exhibitions:

• Essen Germany  Cronous & Karios) 2012
• Saudi Cultural week, Korea 2012
• Bad Langenalza Germary, “Letter of Pleasure “ Galerie zu Holen Die Ausstellung  2012
• Goethe Institute, "Liberté ", Berlin Gernany, 2012
• Letter & Color, Alkhobar, Desert design, 2011.
• Essen / Germany , Haus am Turm. world in change 2011
• Biennial Izmir – Turkey 2011.
• Amman –Jordan- a painting and poem. Almashrek Gallery 2011.
• Essen Germany- art symposium exhibition 2010.
• Contemporary creativity Saudi arts- Al palace art, Cairo 2010.
• Muscat/ Oman- art symposium exhibition 2010.
• Luxor/ Egypt, art symposium exhibition 2010.
• Elles aussi- Europia gallery, Paris 2009.
• Gaza Alsomood- Mural, Amman 2009.
• Open your eyes- Alwaqif Art Centre, Doha / Qatar 2008.
• Four Saudi Artists- Albareh Café, Bahrain 2008.
• Group Exhibition- International Artists- Hiwar Janoub Janoub, Cairo 2007.
• Group Exhibition- Saudi Artists, Egypt 2006.
• khalajat Khaleejiah, Abu Dhabi 2006.
• Eye On Jeddah- Riyadh, Bahrain2006.
• Border without line, Riyadh 2003.
• Cairo Triennale for graphics, Cairo 2003
• Saudi air line competition- Milwen, Beirut, Bahrain, Dammam, Jeddah  2003.
• Group Exhibition- Atelier Jeddah 2001.
• Asdaa- Atelier Jeddah for arts 2000.
• Cairo Triennale for graphics, Cairo 2000.
• Mohawala fi fadaa allon- Atelier Jeddah for arts 1999.

Art Symposium :

• Artist Residenacy programm at Art Hub Abu Dhabi.
• Essen – Germany , symposium, Chronos & Kairos  2012
• Essen – Germany , symposium, world in change 2011
• Doha- Qatar – art symposium 2011
• Amman – art symposium 2011.
• Essen Germany- art symposium 2010.
• Muscat/ Oman- art symposium 2010.
• Luxor/ Egypt-art symposium 2010.
• Gaza Alsomood- Mural- Amman 2009.
• Emaar- Dubai- art symposium 2004.

Membership:

• European Artists e. v. Essen Germany.


Awards:

• First Award, Miniature paintings , Riyadh 2011
• First Award, Doha – Qatar , art symposium , March 2011.
• Second Award-Alsafeer 2009.
• First Award amongs Saudi Ladies Artists- Riyadh- 2004 & 2003.
• Moqtaniat- Riyadh- Second Prize 2004.
• An Award from Mbc Channel- Beirut 2004.
• Milwan 6- Saudi Air lines Competition 2003.
• Abha  culture competition- Second Prize 2002.