Exhibits (last updated June 2018)

April 17, 2018

In Search of a Prophet: Khalil Gibran, A Guide for our Times - shared exhibit of 16 contemporary Arab artists on the theme of Khalil Gibran's works, Marakez Center, Zamalek, Cairo.   This is a traveling exhibit organized by CARAVAN to promote cultural and religious understanding. Rana's piece was immediately sold, and replaced by a new piece which is going to be exhibited at Sotheby's in London, August 6th, 2018.

March 29, 2018

Women by the Sea - Al Gouna, Arts Festival, El Gouna, Red Sea Egypt

Dec. 12, 2017

There is only one rule…Love!   Mixed media exhibit.  Al Kahila Gallery, Cairo. Egypt.

Dec 1st, 2017

Serendipity: Splendors of the Soul, mixed media, NUN Center Gallery, Cairo

Sept. 2017

Abstract - 7 pieces - shared exhibit at MACAM, 1st Biennale of Contemporary Art in Lebanon,  Alita, Byblos, Lebanon

July 4 – 7th, 2017

Dervish, exhibit of mixed media, including dervishes, abstracts, and calligraphy at the Nefer Gallery in Kyoto, Japan

March 17th, 2017

Dervishes Finale, a mixed media exhibit where the artist is saying farewell to her signature work on the whirling dervishes.  NUN Center Gallery, Cairo.

April 18th 2016               

            Flowers of Lebanon, A exhibit of flower still lifes from Lebanon, at Gallery Kai in Musashino-Shi, Japan

March 24th 2016           

Textiles In Lyon, A continuation on the methods and themes explored in Cloaks of Light exhibit, using textiles and fabrics at Galerie 7 in Lyon, France.

February 19th 2016      

SOS Art Liban, A collection of Lebanese artists exhibiting for Peace and Justice at the Palais UNESCO, Beirut, Lebanon.

November 6th 2015     

Cloaks of Light, A new approach to an old style, with the use of fabric and new materials this was a simultaneous exhibit at Gallery Kai, Japan and Nun Centre, Cairo

June 17th 2015              

The Age of Iron, Iron Sculpture competition, to foster creativity and feature an aspect of an art in Lebanon that is not well known to the general public and to honor Boulos Richa in a retrospective exhibition of his metal sculptures at Modern and Contemporary Art Museum (MACAN), Lebanon

June 17th 2015              

Flowers, An shared exhibit featuring still-life floral paintings at Gallery Kai, Musashino-Shi Japan

Feb 8 – 28, 2015

The Bridge, Shared exhibit with premier contemporary Arab, Persian, and Jewish artists, Mixed Media painting
2015 Caravan Exhibition of Visual Art, Saint Germain des Pres, Paris
Exhibit will be shown worldwide for one year.

Feb 8 – 28, 2015

The Bridge, Shared exhibit with premier contemporary Arab, Persian, and Jewish artists, Mixed Media painting
2015 Caravan Exhibition of Visual Art, Saint Germain des Pres, Paris
Exhibit will be shown worldwide for one year.

Nov 4 – 23, 2014  

Touch of Red, Mixed Media, Foresight32 Art Gallery, Amman, Jordan
Under Patronage of HRH Princess Alia Tawfiq Tabaa

April 19 – 24, 2014 

Musicians and Calligraphy, Mixed Media, Mies Living, Private Gallery, Hakone, Japan

 March 6 – 20, 2014 

Spiritual Journeys.  Mixed Media – Syra Arts Gallery, Washington D.C., USA

October, 2013            

Dancing in Cairo – Mixed-media – Vermont Artisans Gallery,  Brattleboro, Vermont, USA

March 2013                 

I Hope You Dance – Mixed-media – NUN Gallery, Zamalek, Cairo       

May 7, 2012                 

Women in Spring – Mixed-media – Group exhibit by Arab women artists, Foresight Art Center, Amman, Jordan

Dec 9- 15 , 2011       

Siwa Oasis – Watercolors – co-exhibited with Adel El Siwi,  Tache Gallery, Designopolis, 6th October City, Cairo

Sept 19, 2011              

Coptic Monk – Mixed Media - Donation, Auctioned at Magdi Yacoub Foundation Dinner by Sotheby’s for $ 48,000.-

Sept 7 - 11, 2011                      

Rana Chalabi – mixed media, Berliner Liste, Berlin, Germany

Sept 10 - 23,  2011                 

Rana Chalabi – watercolors, Omotesando Gallery, Tokyo, Japan

Oct 2011                     

Rana Chalabi– mixed media, Nun Center, Cairo, Egypt

Feb 2011                     

Nature et Nature Morte – mixed media, Pyramid Hills Gallery, Cairo, Egypt

Dec 10 -23,  2010                

Miniatures – mixed media, El Patio Gallery, Cairo, Egypt

Feb 2010 –  Feb 2011           

Red Dancers – mixed media, Online Gallery, Zurich, Switzerland- www.andresgarciagallery.com

Nov 22 – Dec 13, 2009                    

Khayal and Khuyul (Dreams and Horses) – mixed media,  Lot17 Gallery, Zamalek, Cairo, Egypt

Oct 13, 2009 - Oct 15, 2009             

Journey Into Art – Group Exhibitmixed media,  Sunset Beach, Al Khobar, Saudi Arabia

May 15 – June 5, 2009                  

Maisons beyrouthines et derviches tourneurs – watercolors, mixed media,  La Vitrine,  Beirut, Lebanon

Sept 25, 2008 - March 29, 2009              

Utopian Visions – Exhibit of 4 Arab Women Artists, Arab American National Museum, Dearborn, Michigan, USA

Dec 11 – Dec 18, 2008                   

Schätze aus dem Morgenland, mixed media,  Advent Markt, Vienna, Austria

June 1 – June 30, 2008                   

Eclectica – mixed media, sculpture,  Villa Grey, Cairo, Egypt

Apr 2 –  April 7, 2008                      

Pharaonic Miniatures – mixed media,  Nefer Gallery, Gallery Dojunkai, Ometosando Hills, Tokyo

Dec 15 –  Dec 25, 2007                  

Movement – mixed media,  Foresight Art Center, Amman, Jordan

Nov 15 – Nov 20, 2007                     

The Spiritual Art with Sound and Dance, mixed media, Nefer Gallery, Gallery Dojunkai, Ometosando Hills, Tokyo

May 1 – May 22, 2007  

Dancers and Tamponage – mixed media,  Safarkhan Gallery, Cairo, Egypt

Oct 4 – Nov 3 2006   

Ancient Sites Revisited: Watercolors of Egypt,  watercolors, Grand Valley State University, Michigan, USA

Sept 2005                  

Sufi Dervishes – Whirling Dancers,  Mixed media, Foresight Art Center, Amman, Jordan

Nov 2004                   

The Tao of Homeopathy – Calligraphy,  Covent Garden, London

May 2003                  

In the Footsteps of David Roberts – Watercolour,  Diwan Bookstore, Zamalek, Cairo

November 2002        

2002 Expat Art Exhibition - Watercolours,  Community Services Association, Maadi, Cairo

June 2002                  

Desert Zen – Chinese Ink Drawings,  The Atelier, Cairo

February 2002       

Farafra Oasis – sketches, oils, watercolours,  The Atelier, Cairo

June 2001                  

ZenSufi - Chinese Ink Drawings, Nagada Studio/Gallery, Cairo

Oct. 2000                   

Mosques of Cairo -  watercolours, drawings, sculpture,  Nagada Studio/Gallery, Cairo

Oct 1999                    

Siwa Oasis, watercolours , charcoal and inks,  Egyptian Cultural Center, Paris, France

Dec.  1998 -  Jan.  1999             

The Whirling Dervishes , watercolours , charcoal and inks,  Italian Cultural Center, Cairo

May 1998                  

Siwa Oasis and Moulid – watercolors, inks,  Sheba Gallery, Zamalek, Cairo

Dec. 1997                  

Cairo - Watercolors, charcoal, pastels, oils and sculpture,  Sheba Gallery, Zamalek, Cairo

Nov.  1990 - Nov.  1991    

Various Themed Exhibits, Private Gallery and Dutch Archaelogical Institute,  Zamalek, Cairo, Eygpt

Sept.  1981- 1983      

Private Architectural Studies with Hassan Fathy ,  (Winner of the Chairman's Award for Lifetime Achievement, Agha Khan Award in Architecture), Cairo, Egypt

Sept.  1982                

Member of Restoration project of Hassan Fathy designed Gurna theatre, Luxor, Egypt - under supervision of Hassan Fathy

Permanent Collections

Four Seasons Hotel – Nile Plaza, Garden City, Cairo,  Egypt

Kempinski Hotel, Garden City, Cairo

Grand Valley State University, Grand Valley, Michigan

Nun Center, Zamalek, Cairo, Egypt