Shaweesh is a young Saudi street artist based in Riyadh, part of a growing movement of young street artists in the country. He believes in initiating dialogue on the streets with his interpretations and impressionable art. He began in 2009 with graffiti art, and expanded his expertise to digital, street and pop art. Shaweesh pursues US pop culture and classic Arabic themes of art. He has 5 years of experience creating digital art, typography and graffiti.
2014 - The Meeting Place – Portfolio Review at Fotofest Biennial
2013 - Rhizoma: 55th Venice Biennale
2012 - Edge of Arabia East London: #COMETOGETHER