Kuwaiti Artist Samar Albader has completed specialized training courses in formative arts in the United Kingdom, Germany, and the United States, as well as the Florence Academy of Arts. She is a member of the American Society of portrait Artists and the Kuwaiti Formative Art Society and holds a bachelor’s degree in business Administration. Her inspiration comes from “ The East”, which brings together the fragrance of history and the artistic and cultural heritage of the ancient Orient. She feels this east personally signs all her works as it lives and expresses itself in every symbol and element that represent Arabic letters, Jewels, Old utensils, oriental carpets and oriental people with their features and beautiful clothes. Over the years, Samar Albader has won numerous awards for her work in international competitions. She was featured in “ who’s Who in international Art 2007.

Awards :
• Juror Prise - Kuwait Creative Art Festival 2012
• “ Hala February “ Prize. 2012
• “ Eisa Saqer “ Prize – Algurain Cultural Festival 2012
• “ Eisa Saqer “ Prize – Algurain Cultural Festival 2010
• First Prize - Kuwait Creative Art Festival 2009.
• Florence Biennale 2005. Mixed Media 5th Prize
• International Art Contest, Realism. First Prize . 2004
• International Art Contest, Realism, Final Selection, 2001
• International Art Contest, Realism, Final Selection, 2000.

Events & Participations
  
• Exh. “Kuwaiti Contemporary Art “ – Riyadh – Jeddah KSA. June 2012
• Exh. ” Sails to the North” – Stockholm-Sweden.Mada2 Group 2012.
• Personal Exh.” Letters & Colors ..Sound & Light” with Artist May AlSaad.Des 2011. Kuwait
• Algurain Cultural Festival 2010-2011-2012
• Kuwait Creative Art Festival 2010-2011-2012
• Furm Gulf 20 Of Fine Arts – Aden – Al-Yamman.
• Florence – Italy – June 2010
• Kuwait Algurain Art Festival.2010 , yearly since 1997.
• International Forum for Plastic Arts . Sharm Elsheakh. Feb 2009
• Kuwait Creative Art Festival 2009.
• Kuwait Creative Art Festival. February 2007
• Selection of Kuwaiti Women Artists Show – Jordan . January 2007
• Algurain Cultural Festival no13th. December 2006
• Al Khorafi International Biennially for Arab Contemporary Art. December 2006
• Europ Art – Florence – Italy. November 2006
• Germany– Arab Business Forum . Berlin – September. 2006
• Fifth Prize - Florence Biennale – December 2005
• Europ Art – Geneva – Switzerland . April 2006
• Konstmassan – Stockholm – Sweden . Feb 2006
• " Rhythm of the East" Show with Artist May AlSaad. Kuwait – April 2005
• Iran Biennale ( Tehran ) 2005
• AlKhorafi First   Biennale – Kuwait 2004 
•  First and second Kuwaiti Female Artists show, Kuwait,1993, 1996.
• ( KWAG) Second show , in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, April, 2001.
• ( KWAG) First show, in Beirut, Lebanon, Jan, 2000.
• Woman in the art show World Global. Sharjah, UAE, 2000.
• Woman Civil contribution conference, international gallery Preparation and Organizing, Kuwait, 1998.
• Fourth Pinally of Sharjah , UAE, 1999.
• Two women show, ( with May Alsaad ), Kuwait, 1998.
• ( KFAS) Kuwait Formative Art society Exhibitions, since 1995.
• Algurain Cultural Festival (Kuwait ,Yearly, 1995 - 2003).
• Iran Pinally ( Tehran ) 2002-2003.
• UAE , Sharjah the yearly Show, 2004.