George Onsy, an Egyptian thinker, poet and artist, born in Cairo, Dec 21, 1953, lives in Cairo where he serves as a professor of English at The Egyptian-Russian University and teaches History of Art & Architecture at other academies.
His outstanding works of poetry and art have been published in many printed anthologies, magazines and websites worldwide, particularly in India, Italy, Sicily, USA, and China.
He has been awarded at many international cultural festivals in Italy, Ghana, India, and Nigeria invited by world leading literary organizations. As an active writer for peace, THE WORLD INSTITUTE FOR PEACE (WIP), Nigeria awarded him with ‘THE GLOBAL ICON OF PEACE’ Award, April 2017 and recently ‘THE MOST OUTSTANDING PEACE POET IN THE WORLD FOR 2017’ Award. Also THE WORLD NATIONS WRITERS UNION (WNWU), Kazakhstan has awarded him THE BEST POET FOR 2017.
His paintings of mystical themes have been exhibited in USA, Canada, UK, France, Italy, Switzerland, Austria, Ghana, India, Lebanon and Egypt.
George is one of the International Directors of the WORLD UNION OF POETS (WUP), and is their World Contest Jury Member as also for Galaktika Poetike (Atunis), Belgium-USA, the Italian International Cultural Organization, VERBUMLANDIART and the Mexican World Contest 2017 as well as for Kazakhstan’s Poetry Contest 2017. He is at present an active admin for over 65 city groups for the WUP and for the international PENTASI B WORLD FRIENDSHIP POETRY.
He is also an honorary member/advisor for some leading international literary organizations, like Kazakhstan’s WNWU, India’s SAHITA ANAND, TELANGATA POETRY FORUM and PHILOSPHIQUE D’ANAND as well as Canada’s WRITERS INTERNATIONAL NETWORK (WIN).
“VOICES FROM ETERNITY”, a joint book of Onsy’s poems and artworks with the great Indian thinker and poet Dr. J. Anand’s works, was published by the POETRY SOCIETY OF INDIA in 2014. His second book, “Let’s be one in The ONE” featuring 108 of his poems and artworks has been published in New Delhi, 2017 by the founder of the same society, Dr. Madan Gandhi, the great Indian Nobel-Prize Nominee thinker and poet. The latest was a uniquely creative work under a short story form, “WITH Oscar Wilde” published as an ebook on the international website BOOKEMON 2018. His ‘Mystic’ is to be published soon as an ebook through the international Flipcart.
George diligently tries to establish new effective approaches to peacemaking, applying his unprecedented visual modelling system for analyzing Conflict-Resolution/Problem-Solving of heated issues. He is going to apply this system for conflict-resolution TOT workshops under the Nigerian Authorities. The leading Facebook Page, AWAKENING-صحوة he founded 7 years ago is an active Arab-International Forum to face critical issues and other ultimate world challenges.
With his pen and brush, he calls for a holistic awareness of our ‘Eternal existence in the Here and Now’. It is ‘The Everlasting Poetry of Daily Living’ that has united audiences of different religions in Egypt and many countries round the world.
He extends this peacemaking mission through his ongoing work as a Board Member at THE MORAL REARMAMENT ASSOCIATION/INTIATIVES OF CHANGE (MRA/IofC)-Egypt of which the head office is a UN and EU Consultant.
Having worked for many years as a film/art critic as well as an Art Director for some leading AD Agencies, he has been serving as a Media Advisor and Analyzer for satellite TVs. He currently analyzes and builds up media campaigns for peace awareness-raising as well as designing needed creative educational systems.
Prof. at the Egyptian-Russian University in Cairo (ERU)
of History of Art & Architecture
Writer, poet and artist
Researcher on the visual modeling
of problems/crisis of high complexity
Media analyzer, advisor and producer
Jury Member/Judge and Advisor for
3 Literary Organizations in India as well as
Kazakhistan and Canada.
Icon of Peace from WIP, Nigeria 2017
Laureate by the WIP with the award:
‘THE WORLD MOST OUTSTANDING PEACE POET FOR 2017’