Omar Cheikh

Omar Cheikh is a designer and animator, born in Terni in 1996. He graduated in Animation and Illustration at the Scuola del Libro in Urbino, and in 2019 he received the Scuola del Libro award at Animavì - International Festival of Poetic Animation Cinema in Pergola. He has collaborated with several magazines, and independent publishing projects. Besides drawing, he plays in the musical collective 124C41 +.

Omar Cheikh is part of Invisible Lines artists, a project co-funded by the Creative Europe programme of the European Union. 

Exhibition 4 Dec 2021 - 21 Dec 2021
performance Friday 3 Dec H 23:00
Mercato Sonato

Sigaretten Ensemble/01

with Rikke Villadsen, Clara Chotil, Omar Cheikh, Bim Eriksson, Léopold Prudon, Barbora Satranská, Anna Dietzel , Benedetta Claudia Vialli , Emanuele Cantoro, Stefano Ricci

To celebrate the autumn debut of Sigarettene, the authors draw live on the music of Vincenzo Vasi.

Entry: 13 euro / 5 euro with Arci membership card

Entry: Per entrare è necessaria la tessera ARCI

Price: 3 euro per chi deve fare la tessera ARCI (10 euro) - 5 euro per chi ha già la tessera ARCI

Curated by Sigaretten.
In collaboration with Arci Bologna, Institut Français Italia, Czech Literary Centre.
The event is part of Invisible Lines, co-financed by the Creative Europe program of European Union.
DAS - Dispositivo Arti Sperimentali

Invisible Lines: drawing space

with Manuele Fior, Clara Chotil, Omar Cheikh, Léopold Prudon

What does it mean to live in a place? What kind of borders should we cross every day inside the cities we live in? Manuele Fior, one of the most skillful comics artists in comprehending and telling the essence of a place, discusses the matter with the guys of Invisible Lines, the project which made travelling and exploration its keystones.

Entry: libero fino a esaurimento posti

Duration: 1h30

The event forms part of Invisible Lines, co-financed by the European Union's Creative Europe Programme.
In collaboration with Institut Français Italia.