Ahmed Askalany (b. 1978, Qena, Egypt) has exhibited in many places in Egypt & internationally as part of both solo and group exhibitions. He exhibited his artwork in Al Masarâ€™s previous exhibitions â€śContemporary Views IIâ€ť,Â â€śContemporary Views IIIâ€ť & “Contemporary Views IV“. He exhibited his work in the 11th Cairo International Biennale; he also took part in the 5th Miniature Exhibition at the Cairo Opera House. In 2000, he exhibited in the 12th Youth Salon, Cairo Opera House. In 2001 he exhibited in Cairo Modern Art, Circus Theatre, and The Hague, Netherlands. Askalnay lives and works in Cairo.
The artist had created a large scale of the sculpture titled â€śThe Thinkerâ€ť which has accomplished a huge success in Christieâ€™s Auction of April, 19, 2011.