Did Al Hamwi was born in Aleppo, Syria. He holds a degree in Engineering from the University of Aleppo and and a degree in Arts from Fathi Mohammad Institute in Aleppo.
Dia believes that “Artists have been created to make the world a better place”, his strive to spread hope through beauty is evident in the vibrantly coloured paintings, “I feel strongly that I could continue to paint and create, and with my art, help make the world better by spreading joy and hope to the people”.
2018 - Individual exhibition in Damascus at the National Centre for Visual Arts.
2017 - Joined exhibition with a photographer Erik Erikson and a visual artist Ulrika Andersson in Nora Konsthall, Sweden.
2017 - Collective exhibition at Gallery Sigma in Växjö.
2017 - Collective exhibition in Aachen, Germany,
2017 - Participated in Art project with several artists from Syria in Stockholm, Sweden.
2017 - Participated in Ljusstråk Art project in Nora.
2017 - Workshop/exhibition at Virserum Art Hall.
2016 - Group exhibition Ljusstråk in Nora, with a photographer Erik Erikson and a visual artist Ulrika Andersson.
2016 - Solo exhibition in Nora Konsthall.
2015 - Collaborative Exhibition with a sculptor George Badawi in the Orangery, Nyköping.
2014 - Collective exhibition with 11 other artists organised by the Cultural Association Col·lectiu Mediterrani in Alicante, Spain.
2010 - Collective exhibition in Shibani School Old Church.
2007 - Worked on exploring artistic thoughts and creating a painting with no begging nor end. The board consisted of several small paintings which could be relocated and would create a completely new painting, new thought, new look.
2007 - Individual art exhibition at Galerie Ohoud in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.
2007 - Joined art exhibition with artist Talal Abu Dan and Nasser Hussain, Gallery Salet Bilad Al-Sham in Aleppo, Syria
2006 - Individual art exhibition in Gallery Salat Bilad Al-Sham in Aleppo, Syria
2005 - Individual art exhibition in Gallery Dar-Al Mada in Damascus, Syria
2003 - Mural "Birth and Death" 1 m × 27 m.
1998 - Exhibition "The Last Meal" in Aleppo, Syria.