Wajih Nahlé :Statements & Awards

 
     
     
   
 

Statments

Uncontaminated by the shortsightedness of the politics and commerce of modern age rises, Wajih Nahlé, a magician of the Orient , a communicator of truth, one who brilliantly portrays the graphical beauty of the Arabic calligraphy and with wit moves the concept into the realm of visualization.
ANDRE PARINAUD
President of "Academie  des Arts de la Rue" Paris

Really he is the Master of Islamic Art
THE NEW YORK TIMES


Awards

1965  MINISTRY OF NATIONAL EDUCATION AND FINE ARTS, PRIZE - LEBANON
1966  SURSOK MUSEUM, PRIZE - LEBANON
1970  BIENNAL OF ALEXANDRIA, FIRST PRIZE  EGYPT
1973  BIENNAL OF THE ARAB COUNTRIES,  FIRST PRIZE - KUWAIT
1977  GRAND PALAIS, ACQUISITION - FRANCE
1978  METROPOLITAN MUSEUM OF ART ACQUISITION - USA
1980  ORDER OF ARTS AND LITERATURE, OFFICER - LEBANON
1984  ARAB WORLD INSTITUTE, ACQUISITION FRANCE
1984  "GRANDE MEDAILLE D'OR, ACADEMIEMONDIALE D'ART PLASTIQUE – FRANCE
1993   MUSEUM OF CONTEMPORARY ART, ACQUISITION - TUNISIA
1994  ORDER OF ARTS AND LITERATURE,  OFFICER - FRANCE
1994  INTERNATIONAL ACADEMY OF CONTEMPORARY ARTS, PALME D'OR BELGIUM
1994  ORDER OF ARTS AND INTERNATIONAL ACADEMY OF CONTEMPORARY ARTS, OFFICER - BELGIUM
1998  "SOCIETE ARTISTIQUE D'ETAMPES", 66EME SALON, PUBLIC GRAND PRIZE FRANCE
2003  "MEDAILLE DE L'ORDRE DU MERITE" OF LEBANON
2003   LOUVRE EXHIBITION FIRST AWARD

   
   
 
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