Mourad Elloumi was born on June 27, 1961.
He graduated from the National Institute of Art, Architecture and Urban Planning in Tunis (1986).
He is an International Artist Painter and Professor Emeritus of Plastic Arts.
He has been passionate about cinema, art and literature since a very young age. He regularly participates in cultural events and in particular in the training of young people in painting clubs.
In 1988 and after two short enriching experiences, one as artistic director of a publishing and press house and the other as head of his own communication box, he landed in the world of education and devoted himself to teaching fine arts in order to contribute to the development of freedom of expression and the creativity project at school. Thus he cultivates his passion for painting and realizes several individual and collective exhibitions in Tunis, Las Vegas, New York, Venice, Rome, Florence, Mantua, Los Angeles…
In 2020, after a rich artistic experience of more than 30 years with the presentation of hundreds of paintings through dozens of exhibitions around the world, he sees the need to revalorize art as an instrument of knowledge. Under the name of “sure-realism” he launches a new artistic concept to defend the possible coexistence of diversity and challenge globalization which affects the capacity for socialization of all existing cultures, he then publishes his artist’s book “The manifesto of new sure-realism – to Mix the Sensitive with the intelligible.
-Selected to participate in 2018 International Masters Exhibition at the Metropolitan Gallery Art Museum- Las Vegas , February 17th, 2018 thru April 2, 2018.
-INTERNATIONAL CONSECRATION OF VERY HIGH LEVEL. He is honored by the publication of his art in a great volume of Art Anthologies, the’Important World Artists II’ , which are one of the most authoritative sources of noteworthy artists from all over the world and a great chronicle of the plastic fine arts worldwide in the 21st Century. http://wwab.us/
-Selected as an International Artist at “Circle Foundation for the Arts” for the CFA Artist of the Year, 2017 Award.
– the Biennale of Nations , in Venice , March, 17 -19. 2018
-” Honorable Mention Award”, awarded by “Circle Foundation for the Arts” for the high aesthetic, technical and creative level of the new form of artistic expression of “sure-realism”. The Artist of the Year Award 2017 is made up of 1072 visual artists from five continents, and the Honorable Mention is awarded to the fifty best artists working in disciplines that encompass the entire spectrum of visual art.
– December 2018, his work is included in the art book “The 100 artists of the future” designed by the “Contemporary Art Magazine”. https://www.musaartspace.it
Author of the Art book: THE MANIFESTO OF SURE-REALISM “Mixing the sensitive to the intelligible”
“Certificates of Artistic Merit” awarded by the Luxembourg Art Prize for the years 2016-2017-2018-2019 in recognition of the efforts made to participate in the selections of the mentioned editions.
– Honored by the appreciation of his artistic profile of the ART TRAFFIC certifications (“Start”, “Certified”, “Certified Master” and “5 Year Guarantee”) associated with the international site WeDigArt. https://www.wedigart.com/fr/artists?name=Mourad%20Elloumi%20