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Omar Houssien

Cairo, Egypt
Professional illustrator with work and study experience in Italy and Egypt. My aim is to push the boundaries of creativity to pursue original and visually stimulating images.
Recently completed my BA in illustration from Italy.

Work Experience

Midan Masr

Freelance Illustrator

Collaborated with the first edition of Midan Masr, making political cartoons, regarding the developments of the Arab Spring.
July 2011 - September 2012 Cairo, Egypt


Freelance Illustrator

Collaborated with Mediavalue-owned Beltel, making editorial illustrations for their monthly magazine.
April 2010 - April 2011 Milan, Italy

Advantage Advertising And Marketing


Worked in the creative department of the advertising agency, making storyboards, concept designs, illustrations and graphic layouts for multiple ads.
October 2007 - August 2008 Cairo, Egypt

Advantage Advertising And Marketing

Graphic Designer/ Illustrator

October 2011 - December 2012 Cairo, Egypt

Joud Home Accessories

Freelance Graphic Designer/ Illustrator

Cairo, Egypt


English (Fluent),
French (Fluent),
Arabic (Fluent),
Italian (Advanced),


Premio Sergio Fedriani

2nd Place