Doa Aly (b.1976) lives and works in Cairo, Egypt.
Doa Aly’s work, spanning the mediums of drawing, video and performance, has focused on the use of anatomy, movement, and literature to explore the themes of control and alienation. Doa was shortlisted for the Abraaj Group Art Prize in 2017 and has had solo exhibitions at the Townhouse, Cairo (2013); Gypsum Gallery, Cairo (2013) and Darat al Funun, Amman (2010). Her work has been exhibited as part of numerous group shows worldwide including Bard College, New York (2017); Downtown Contemporary Arts Festival, Cairo (2016); La Loge, Brussels (2016-2017); The National Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art, Seoul (2015) and The Museum of Modern Art, Warsaw (2015), among others. She holds a BFA in Painting from the Faculty of Fine Arts in Cairo (2001).