Mohammed Ahmed Ibrahim was born in Khorfakkan, in the United Arab Emirates. He studied Psychology at the Al Ain University, and completed a residency at Le Consortium Art Centre in Dijon, France. He was the Founder of the Khorfakkan Art Center, Department of Culture and Information, Sharjah, U.A.E in 1997.
His work has been exhibited internationally, including at the Sharjah Biennial in 1993, 1995, 1997, 1999, 2001, 2003 and 2007, the 2009 Venice Biennale, the Kunstmuseum Bonn in 2005, the Sharjah Art Museum in 2005 and 1996, the Dhaka Biennial in 2002 and 1993, Germany’s Ludwig Forum in 2002, the 2000 Havana Biennial, the 1998 Cairo Biennial, the Institut du Monde Arabe in 1998, Holland’s Sittard Art Center in 1995, and Moscow’s 1990 “Exhibition of the Emirates Fine Art Society in the Soviet Union.” Mohammed Ibrahim received the First Prize for Sculpture at the Sharjah Biennial in 2001 and 1999. His work is in significant collections, including Qatar’s Arab Museum of Modern Art, the Sharjah Art Museum and Holland’s Sittard Art Center.
Mohamed Ahmed Ibrahim is the curator of Abu Dhabi Art 2018 Beyond: Emerging Artists