I am a Palestinian/Iraqi/American artist, writer, creative technologist, and startup founder. My PhD thesis at the Royal College of Art focuses on artistic interventions around value creation in digital economies, redesigning speculative processes to recalibrate care and consent in current media systems.
I have a Psychotherapy & Counselling certificate from Regent's University.
is my digital arts gallery on a metaverse platform (Cryptovoxels).
I will be launching it this spring, so please check back soon!
is a virtual garden that blooms as companies green. We transform sustainability data into dynamic animations that incentivise and reward corporate environmental action. Our startup is a finalist in Terra Carta's 'Design Lab' competition.
"The occupation enters the Metaverse", +972 Magazine, February 2022.
"Money-Go-Round," Real Life Magazine, January 2022.
"Post-genius memes: copyright, consent, distributed authorship and NFTs" Clot Magazine, November 2021.
"Strange temporalities: elsewhereness, post-traumatic stress & digital flowers," in Care(Less), edited by Gemma Blackshaw and Sharon Kivland. London: MA Bibliothéque, 2021.
PRESENTATIONS & SEMINARS
Across RCA / Trauma-Informed Approaches to Arts, Design, and Critical Theory
'i Object' at the Freud Museum / Seminar on the Traumatic Object
RCA Doctoral Training Week / Cultural Ecologies of Beirut
RCA Student Union / Organs of Thought : Diagrammatics and Visual Organization Out of Chaos