RISD Museum
Andrew W. Mellon Summer Intern: Contemporary Art Curatorial Department Providence, RI USA
  • Built curatorial files on new and proposed acquisitions.
  • Collected information for curator’s talks, upcoming exhibitions & film programs.
  • Supported weekly seminars.

Sharjah Art Foundation [Sharjah Biennial]
Architect & Production Coordinator, Sharjah, UAE
  • Advised and coordinated with artists and curators to produce commissioned artwork.
  • Designed the Foundation’s new workshop and education spaces
  • in close conversation with the Education Department.
  • Designed exhibitions through two Sharjah Biennials and five major shows, including Robert Breer's retrospective (Artforum’s Best of 2016.)
  • Conducted workshops with artists in residence on art production and site-specific works.
  • Gave public tours.

La Biennale di Venezia UAE National
Pavilion Intern,
Venice, Italy
  • Led guided tours.
  • Composed exhibition reviews and analytical essays for media posts.
  • Maintained the Pavilion.


Rhode Island School of Design
Instructor of Record “Language and the Studio”
  • Designed and  taught an intensive 3-credit undergraduate and graduate studio seminar.

Rhode Island School of Design
RISD Glass Visiting Artist Program Coordinator/Degree Program Graduate Assistant
  • Planned and coordinated artists’ visits to RISD for lectures, studio visits and workshops.
  • Strategized and redesigned the department’s online presence, including .
  • Incorporated online posts in curricular assignments.
  • Documented department’s artistic research studios for program review.

Rhode Island School of Design
Graduate Teaching Assistant: Beginning Hot Glass
  • Freshman level introductory course to glassmaking.

Khazzan X Cadillac, Instructor
Adults Interdisciplinary Writing Workshop, Dubai, UAE

Sharjah Art Foundation, Instructor
Mold-Making & Casting Workshop,
Sharjah, UAE.

AlGhurair University, Visiting Critic. Dubai, UAE

1971 Design Space, Instructor
Children Storytelling Workshop, Sharjah, UAE

Tashkeel, Instructor
Introduction to 3D modelling, Dubai, UAE


Rhode Island School of Design
Master of Fine Arts, Glass. Providence, RI USA
  • GPA: 4.0
    Cross-registered courses at Brown University in the departments of History, Comparative Literature, and  the Literary Arts.

2018- 2019
Rhode Island School of Design
Collegiate Teaching Certificate, Providence, RI USA
  • One-year immersive certification program in studio teaching at the college level.

American University of Sharjah
Bachelor of Architecture, Sharjah, UAE
  • Awarded the King Student Medal for Excellence in Research.
  • Senior thesis project on permanent display.


v.1 Student Publication, Editor. Rhode Island School of Design
  • Edited, designed, and distributed publication.
  • Hosted launch events and public readings.

Negative Space, Poetry. A Dance Mag, Beirut, Lebanon.

How to Make a Human: A Recipe, Poetic Essay, RISD XYZ, Summer–Fall edition.

Little Ambassadors, Art Research, Design House 16 “Change Coordinates + Someone Else” Exhibition Catalog, 1971 Design Space, Sharjah. UAE

C For Celestial, Poetry, “E11”, Center For Architectural Discourse

An Ode to the Construction Worker, “The National, Arts & Culture”, Dubai, UAE