Publication Details

Ahmed Morsi: A Dialogic Imagination
Exhibition Guide
16.5 x 11.5 cm
English and Arabic
136 pages, 88 visuals
Published by Sharjah Art Foundation, 2017


This exhibition brings together for the first time Ahmed Morsi’s work from his early days in his native Alexandria, through his sojourns in Baghdad and Cairo and up to his current practice in New York City, where he has been living since 1974. The exhibition includes large-scale surrealist paintings and drawings, experimental prints, theatre stage designs and artist’s books. Also included are archival material, photographs and books authored by the artist that highlight his contributions to poetry and art criticism.


Ahmed Morsi: A Dialogic Imagination

Morsi, Ahmed

A prolific artist, poet and critic, Ahmed Morsi has produced a diverse and extensive body of work from the 1940s until today.