Ahmed El Shaer is a contemporary Egyptian artist based in Dundee. As a multi-disciplinary practitioner, El Shaer works across installation, photography, sound, and moving image, with a particular interest in new technologies.

He has exhibited in various international art venues and festivals, including the 56th Venice Biennale, Bamako Biennale, Cairotronica New Media Festival, Sanctioned Array, and Rencontres Internationales Festival.

El Shaer has been granted several artists in residence programmes, namely Pro Helvetia Zurich, Cite Internationale D’Arte in Paris, and ArtOMI RESIDENCY in New York.

His works have been featured in several publications, including Contemporary Practices Magazine, and Hanan al-Cinema Affections for the Moving Image by Laura U. Marks.