About

Michael Daoud

Born in Latakia, Syria, grew up in Egypt, studied in Syria Art and Architecture and live now in Berlin,Germany.

He is visual artist, performer, choreographer and art director.As an artist and researcher he is interested in the relationship of the body and the soul out of time as well as in Ancient Near East mythology thinking and formative body postures, his artworks takes a critical view of cultural issues and LGBT rights, on the other side self/divine conflicts and visual distortions caused by war.

 


EXHIBITION

03.2017 THE LIGHTEST SHADE OF AFLATOON
Collective Exhibition, at Gay Museum, Berlin/Germany

01.2017 ISHTAR:GOD IN EXILE
Solo Exhibition, at Berlin Aids-Hilfe, Berlin/Germany

11.2016 VIELFÄLTIG, MUTIG, ENGAGIERT
Collective Exhibition, at Hans Böckler Stiftung, Düsseldorf/Germany

09.2015 STEPS
Collective Exhibition, at Heimatmuseums, Landshut/Germany

05.2015 FLASHBACK
Solo Exhibition at St-Martin Hall, Laberweinting/Germany

09.2014 COLORS OF ISTANBUL
Solo Exhibition at 150-Sahne Kahve, Istanbul/Turkey

03.2014 COLLECTIVE
Collective Exhibition at Rashid Diab Art Center, Khartoum/Sudan

12.2012 SECRETS
Collective Exhibition at Al-Assad Cultural Center, Latakia/Syria

10.2012 COLLECTIVE
Collective Exhibition at Al-Oroba Garden ART-House, Latakia/Syria

 


FILM

10.2016 I AM HERE
Short Film, Actor: Michael Daoud, Director:Alina Amer, Video:Can Rastovic

09.2016 JUSTE UNE PETITE HISTOIRE D’AMOUR
Short Film, Actor: Michael Daoud, Director:Sébastien Ventura

06.2016 QANAZA (DAS BEGRÄBNIS)
Short Film, Actor: Michael Daoud, Director Peyman Ghalambor

04.2016 THE FORGOTTEN
Short Film, Dancer and Director:Michael Daoud

 


THEATRE

05.2017 THE MIRRORS OF GNOSIS
Gay Museum, Berlin/Germany

01.2017 ISHTAR
Berlin Aids-Hilfe, Berlin/Germany

11.2016 THE ARCHANGEL
Villa Neukölln, Berlin/Germany

06.2016 THE PHOENIX
GorkiX, Berlin/Germany

05.2016 IMPORT & EXPORT
QueensPerformances at MyFest, Berlin/Germany

04.2016 QUEENS AGAINST BORDER
at TheClub, Berlin/Germany

03.2016 CARNIVAL AL-LAJIÌN_AL-LAJIÀAT
My Right Is Your Right at Schaubühne & Gorki theatre Truck, Berlin/Germany

 


INTERNSHIP

05.2016 HOCHSCHULÜBERGREIFENDES ZENTRUM TANZ BERLIN
Voguing Dance

01.2016 GORKIX, BERLIN
Performer/Actor

11.2014 DANCEFX ATHENS, GREEK
Contemporary Performing Art

04.2014 KONYA,TURKEY
Sufi Whirling/Dance

 


EDUCATION
10.2016 To present TECHNISCHE UNIVERSITÄT BERLIN
Architecture(guest student),  Master of Stage Design

04.2016 To 05.2017 UNIVERSITÄT DER KÜNSTE BERLIN
Art and Media (guest student)

04.2010 – 07.2012 MINSTRY OF CULTURE LATAKIA,SYRIA
Institute of Fine arts, Fine Arts and Sculpture

09.2008 – 07.2013 TISHREEN UNIVERSITY LATAKIA,SYRIA
Faculty of Architecture

 

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