Mohamed Danawi

Mohamed Danawi

Mohamed Danawi

  • B.F.A., design art, Concordia University
  • M.F.A., illustration, SCAD
First year at SCAD:

"Creativity is innate. It cannot be taught, it can only be nurtured. For creativity to flourish, we have the responsibility to provide the perfect environment to stimulate it and the technical tools to express it in the best possible way."


Work selected by: American Illustration, Applied Arts, ADDY Awards, Society of Illustrators of Los Angeles, Society of Korean Illustration, RSVP

Awards, recognition and honors

Who's Who Among America's Teachers, 2002


Judging panel member: Teatrio International Children's Books Competition, Venice; Applied Arts Students Competition, Toronto; Visual Art Scholastic Event, Houston, Texas; Society of Illustrators of Los Angeles, California

Publications and presentations

Selected children's books titles:

  • "Pourquoi les plantes ne se deplacent as"
  • "Compte a rebours"
  • "Roseline Dodo"
  • "Our wonderful world "
  • "A trip across the river"
  • "ZigZag le zebre"
  • "Deux jumeaux et un chien"
  • "Qui est la?"
  • "Une baleine a l'horison!"
  • "La visite de dimanche"

Previous Positions

Founder, Mohamed Danawi Studio

On the Web

Courses Taught

  • ILLU 213 Introduction to Illustration
  • ILLU 305 Children's Books Illustration
  • ILLU 400 Illustration Portfolio.
  • ILLU 410 Getting Published
  • ILLU 760 Poster Illustration
  • ILLU 764 Illustration for Publications