Soheir Othman

  • Professor at the Faculty of Applied Arts, Cairo
  • Member of the Plastic Arts Syndicate
  • Participated in 150 art exhibitions in Egypt and abroad
  • Held 15 individual art exhibitions


Prizes and awards:

  • 1st Prize – Graphics,
  • 1st Prize – Graphics, Alexandria Biennale, 1982
  • Golden Sail Prize, Kuwait Biennale, 1989
  • 1st Prize – Design, Cairo Conference, 1989
  • Scientific research award, Helwan University, 1999
  • State Encouragement Prize, Egypt 2004


Soheir Othman is one of the excelling silkscreen artists in Egypt. Her bright and luminous compositions are inspired by pharaonic and Islamic motifs as well as by Arabic calligraphy.

Soheir Othman is a professor at the Faculty of Applied Arts in Cairo. She held 15 solo exhibitions and participated in 150 collective ones. She was awarded several prizes and recognitions for her art that can be found in museums and private collections and abroad.