About the artist.
Holding a BA in Business Administration, May Alsaad is Kuwaiti self-taught artist that has left a mark in the Kuwaiti/Arab Art map since 1993 through participating in solo & group exhibitions in Europe, Asia and across the Middle-eastern region.
An active member of the Kuwaiti Formative Arts Society since 1994, Founding Member of the Kuwaiti Women Artists Group (KWAG),
and an active member of the International Art Society in Paris.
May's true artistic focus of capturing movements and beats came into life with her project “The Sound of Color and the Beat of Life” in which she began painting folk arab dancing. However, more recent projects revolved around controversial political issues and literature.
May Alsaad won *The Royal Highness Emir of Kuwait Shaikh Sabah AlAhmad AlJaber AlSabah Prize for Creativity 2013, 2014
*Essa Saqer Prize for Creativity in AlGurain Festival 2012 *
First Prize in Hala February Art Festival 2011, and the First Prize in IBOAC international contest 2010.
Collectors of May's work include King Abdulaziz Historical Center, HRH Prince Khalid AlFaisal .HHAmir Sultan Bin Fahad Al Saud, Sheikh Sultan bin Mohammad Al Qassimi.
Collectors of the artist's work include:
King Abdulaziz Historical Center
HRH Prince Khalid AlFaisal
HH Amir Sultan Bin Fahad AlSaud
Sheikh Sultan Bin Mohammad Al Qassimi
AlDiwan Al Amiri - Kuwait.