"If WordsCould Kill" works on paper preview, Leila Heller Gallery, Dubai, February 2nd- March 15th, 2019

"Un Oeil Ouvert sur le Monde Arabe" Group exhibit, Institut De Monde Arabe, Paris, Novembre 28th, 2018 - January 13th, 2019

" I am Baghdad V" at the Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. (new acquisition display) , April -September, 2016

"I am Baghdad XV" and "If Words Could Kill XIV" on view at the Honolulu Museum of Art permanent Islamic Art Collection

AB Discovery (group exhibit), AB Gallery Lucerne , Switzerland, April 24 - May 21, 2016

Making Movement, National Taiwan Museum of Fine Arts, Asian Art Biennial,
Taiwan, September 19 - December 6, 2015. More info

"More Than Words" group exhibit, Azrat gallery NYC,September 18 - October 3, 2015

Art Radar: ‘I am Baghdad – Shie’i & Sunni’: Ayad Alkadhi video review by Lisa Pollman. Read article

‘I am Baghdad – Shie’i & Sunni’: Ayad Alkadhi video interview. Watch video

"Color Polemics: Unpacking the Movement Towards Racial Equality and Identity in America". exhibit, The Gateway Project Studios, New Jesrsey, April 30th - May 28th, 2015

“Prickly?” group exhibit,  Causey Contemporary , New York, March 4-  April 4, 2015

"Islamic Calligaphy and Design in Contemporary Art" public talk: watch it on Vimeo,
Honolulu Museum of Art, February 28, 2015

Doris Duke’s Shangri La: Architecture, Landscape, and Islamic Art.
        Honolulu Museum of Art, Honolulu, US, February 12 - June 07, 2015

"Silents Words" exhibi, Leila Heller Gallery, New York
        November 22nd -December 11th, 2014

Doris Duke’s Shangri La: Architecture, Landscape, and Islamic Art.
        Nevada Museum of Art, Nevada, US- May 31- August 31, 2014

"Unforgetting Iraq" Exhibit, Kimballton, Iowa, May 24 – September 1, 2014

Abu Dhabi Art, Abu Dhabi, UAE- Leila Heller Gallery booth. November 20- 23.

"Caligraffiti: 1984- 2013", Leila Heller Gallery, New York, NY -September 5 - October 5, 2013

Doris Duke’s Shangri La: Architecture, Landscape, and Islamic Art
         Nasher Museum of Art at Duke University, Durham, NC- August 29, 2013–January 5, 2014

Art Dubai- Dubai, UAE- Leila Heller Gallery booth. March 20th - 23rd, 2013

The Armory show- New York, NY - Leila Heller Gallery booth. March 7th -10th, 2013.

The Space Between Exhibit, Mana Contemporary & Leila Heller Galler- New Jersey. March 3rd, 2013.

Public Lecture. Regis Center for Art- Minneapolis, MN. February 28th,

Artist residency- The Doris Duke FOundation for Islamic Arts, Hawaii. January 18th - 30th,

Public Lecture. The University of Hawaii, Manoa Campus, Art Building. January 23rd at 6PM
, 2013

Abu Dhabi Art. November 7th -10th, 2012

Art Platform Los Angeles. Septembr 28th - 30th, 2012

"Cross-Currents: Tradition and Innovation in Contemporary Art of the Islamic World" at
             Collorado College I.D.E.A Space. September 3rd- October 24th, 2012.

"The Rule and its exception" Contemporary Middle Eastern Artists group exhibit at
             Deborah Colton Gallery- May 19th, 2012- June 30th, 2012

Art Dubai, Dubai, UAE, represented by Leila Heller Gallery, 2012

February 2- 25 , "Umbilical" Solo exhibit - Leila Heller Gallery, New York, NY, 2012

November 16-19, Abu Dhabi Art Fair, AbuDhabi, UAE  (represented by Leila Heller Gallery),2011

October 1-3,  LA ArtPlatform, Los Angeles, Ca, USA  (represented by Leila Heller Gallery), 2011-

"Quest to Belong" presentation, "DIWAN: A Forum for the Arts", Arab American Museum,
          The Graduate Centre of City University of New York, New York, NY, March 2011

Navigating The Aftermath Exhibit, Quarter Gallery, Regis Center for the Artst ,Minneapolis ,MN, 2011

Peripheral Vision Exhibit, Maraya Art Centre, Barjeel Art Foundation, Sharjah, UAE, 2010

Islam International Exhibit, AB Gallery, Luzern, Switzerland, 2010

Translation/ Tarjama Exhibit, Herbert Johnson Museum of Art, Ithaca, New York, 2010

Art Dubai represented by Art Space Gallery, Dubai, UAE, 2010

Solo exhibit, Art Space Gallery, Dubai, UAE, 2009

Einstein On Witherspoon Exhibit, The Bronfamn Centre, New York, NY , 2009

Group exhibit, Art Space Gallery, Dubai, UAE , 2009

Bohamns Asian and Middle Eastern Art Exhibit and Auction, London, UK, 2009

Translation Exhibit, The Queens Museum, Corona , NY , 2009

The Hideen and the Unseen Dis-covering the Veil, The Austrian Cultural Forum, New York, NY, 2009

Art Dubai , Madinat Al Jumeirah, Dubai, UAE, 2009

Iraqi Artists in Exile Exhibit, The Station Museum of Art, Huston, TX , 2008

Restorations Exhibit, European Parliament Brussels, Belgium -Curated by Rose Issa, 2008

Artists Council Juried exhibit, Palm Springs Museum, Palm Springs, Ca, 2008