Essam Darwish is a professor at the Faculty of Art Education Department of Sculpture.
Darwish an active member in the Egyptian Artistic Movement participated in numerous Exhibitions in Egypt. He also took part in international exhibitions, in China, Serbia and Yemen.
Darwish was commissioned by the Ministry of Culture, to design and execute a granite sculpture to be erected in front of the EDFU University.
One of his Sculpture creations has been mounted at Mohandessin's Lebanon Square. The master work is inspired by a tower and was erected in 2007.
Darwish has participated in the earlier rounds of Emar Sculpture Symposium in Dubai among 40 international sculptors, winning the second prize for his marble and stainless steel work entitled "Together". He also won the competition organized for modeling a six-meter bronze statue of late veteran footballer, Saleh Selim, which is currently located at Al-Ahly Club.
Darwish's works are exhibited in the National Museum NOMAC China., the Modern art museum, in Cairo, the Open Museum in Aswan, the Great Guests Lounge in Alexandria Library and other important venues.