FAISAL ALRAIS

  • moments
  • happiness
  • emotions
  • action
  • impression

My name is Faisal Al Rais

I am an Emirati conceptual artist and photographer. Holding a bachelor’s degree in media communication and public relation from Higher college of technology Dubai. I was born in Dubai – the United Arab Emirates in 1988.

Being curious and inspired by my surroundings, I started experimenting photography when i was 10 years old, showcasing my passion for art, which lead me to step into a professional community of art and photography.

My specialty in photography content is mostly run around Street Photography and Conceptual art.

Proud to be a member of art society and groups such as FIAP, GPU, UPI, ESP, DIHVA, and Akass Visual Arts.

Awards

2011
Habib Al Redha Media Innovation Award
2012
Al Nawa Awards by UAEU / Photography
2013
Habib Al Redha Media Innovation Award
2014
Dubai Skydive photography competition by Sheikh Hamdan Bin Mohammed Al Maktoum Photography award
2015
Ministry of Culture and Knowledge Development Flag Day Photography award

Participate

2010
Art week (Dubai Men’s Colleague)
2010
UAE National Day in Mall Of Emirates by (Dubai Men’s Colleague)
2011
Cannes Film Festival – Al Seef Short Film (Cannes, France)
2012
Behind Frame (Dubai Mall)
2015
Cannes Film Festival (France)
2015
Biennale Venice (Italy)
2016
Sikka Art Fair (Dubai-Al Fahidi Historical District)
2017
Sikka Art Fair (Dubai-Al Fahidi Historical District)
2018
Sikka Art Fair (Dubai-Al Fahidi Historical District)
2019
Sikka Art Fair (Dubai-Al Fahidi Historical District)
2019
Unbox Collective Exhibition (Dubai-Business Bay)
2020
Art Festival (Umm Al Quwain)
2020
Emirates Connections (Al Fahidi Historical District-Dubai)
2020
Art Unity (Embassy of Guatemala – Abu Dhabi )
2021
Ras Al Khaimah Fine Arts Festival (Al Jazirah Alhamra Old Town)