24 September

Laura El-Tantawy

© David Alan Harvey Egyptian photographer FOLLOW LAURA Laura El-Tantawy is an award-winning Egyptian photographer. Born in Worcestershire, England to Egyptian parents and growing up between Egypt, Saudi Arabia and the US, her work explores memory and identity with a focus on social and environmental issues, particularly those pertaining to her own background. In 2002, […]

8 May

Roxane Zand

Deputy Chairman for the Middle East, Sotheby’s Harvard and Oxford educated, Roxane Zand began her career in museum and arts administration after three years in UNESCO. She left Iran after the Revolution to build a career in London in the field of education and the arts, and was one of the founding members of the […]

14 April

Wided Rihana Khadraoui

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Political Analyst & Art Consultant Wided Rihana Khadraoui is an Algerian-American writer, political analyst, and founder of art consultancy firm Tazuri, which works with artists, institutions, and collectors across the Middle East and North Africa. She regularly writes on art, culture, and politics in the region, and specializes in post-conflict Algeria, national identities, and modernity […]

12 February

Roxana Vilk

Film/Theatre Artist, Writer and Musician FOLLOW ROXANA Roxana Vilk is an award-winning Iranian-British film and theatre artist, writer, performer and musician. She is singer and co-producer with the UK-Iranian Jazz band GOL. Her creative work which has toured all over the Middle East and Europe – has often been informed by the mix of her […]

5 February

Honey Al-Sayed

Creative Consultant FOLLOW HONEY “For positive change to occur in the Middle East – civil and social reform must take place and we need to make an effort to understand and accept each other. We must build strong cultural bridges between the Middle East and the West. The only way to do this is through […]