Amang Kamil was born in 1970 in Kurdistan. He finished his art study in Kurdistan, completed the Art and Design course at Stockport College and recently gained the city and guild’s national diploma in Media and film Making.
He has joined the Kurdish artists union (KAU) in 1991, he is the chairman of Kurdistan Art and culture in Manchester and he is now a member of the community art North West (CAN) in Manchester.
He has participated in several group and private exhibitions in Kurdistan, Europe, Canada and UK.
As he has come from a war torn country, his art reflects the suffering of the Kurdish people who have faced death and killing every day of their lives.
“When I was a child I couldn't understand the life's wars… I am growing in age and asking what for are we fighting?
I'm dying and don't know in what war I will be killed…"
His private exhibitions include:
Naworoz exhibition, 1991, Kurdistan
Azadi exhibition, 1996, Kurdistan
Azarakanim exhibition, 1996, Canada
He has participated in several group art exhibitions and activities
Kurdish art and artists exhibition, 1989- 2002
Political Poster exhibition, the Kurds genocide, (ANFAL), 1996, Iran
The Kurdish artists' group movement exhibition, 1991- 2002, Europe
The Refugee Day exhibition, 2002- 2005, Manchester, Nottingham and Stock- on Trent
Halabja Chemical bombardment day, 2005, Manchester
Stockport college exhibition, 2005, Manchester
Art for Peace exhibition, Stockport, Vernon mill, 2005
East is East exhibition, Bolton, 2005
Zamawand Festival, Red Cinema, Manchester, 2005- 2006
Hallabja Kurdish artists exhibition in Zion centre, Manchester, 2007
Anfal Kurdish artists group, Media culture Centre, Workers Film Making association ( WFA), 2007
Participating with Apple short film in EXODUS film festival, 2007
Participating in several workshops in Manchester and Bury
Working as a director assistant and visual artist in the Family Friendly Film Festival, WFA, 2007
You may contact the artist on the following number:
Mobile: 07759 263 611 or email
k.art_culture @ yahoo .co.uk
Artist's Location: , Stockport.