Heba El Aziz
Faculty of Art Education - Academic Teacher
A contemporary artist based in Cairo, Egypt, working with experimental media, in particular biological media. Her work focuses on the challenge of developing links between the art and science communities across the Arab world. She works with microorganisms as a means of raising issues about identity and culture and her artworks change over time, reflecting human life. She lectures in the Faculty of Art Education, Helwan University, Egypt and she acquired her PhD 2012 in Bioart, and she is the Head of Engaging Art and Science in the Arab World department in The Institute of unnecessary research in the UK. She shared in various Local and international exhibitions and workshops in Egypt and abroad since 1997 until now.