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Dr Ameera Kawash is an artist,  social entrepreneur, and writer. Her work spans examining repressive and discriminatory tech, developing new systems around digital care, and creating place-based and localised approaches to sustainability.

She is co-founder of Orbital Bloom, a startup at the intersection of art and sustainability. 

She earned a PhD from the Royal College of Art in 2022. Her thesis focused on how artists can radically and speculatively retool dominant technologies as artistic practice.


She is Palestinian-Iraqi-American and based in the UK. 

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-Innovate UK | London / Aug 2023 – Present

Orbital Bloom is a recipient of a Creative Catalyst grant.


-InnovationRCA | London / Nov 2022 – Present


-Mayor’s Entrepreneurial Award | London / March 2023


-Terra Carta Design Lab | London / June 2022

Honourable mention 


“Orbital Bloom Showcase”

Dubai Design Week

November 7-12, 2023

“Orbital Bloom at the Art Technology Village”

Kyoto Smart City Expo

October 5, 2023

“Orbital Bloom at the Coronation Concert”

Digital Projection on Windsor Castle

BBC presents, May 7, 2023


“Orbital Bloom x Zer10ne Space

Hyundai-Kia’s Innovation Platform

February 10, 2023


“Occupation and Metaverse”

Palestine Digital Activism Forum

May 18, 2022


“Orbital Bloom”

Terra Carta Design Lab Exhibition

Dyson Gallery, RCA

April 27- May 12, 2022


“Diasporic Objects and Irritable Matter”

‘I Object: An online exhibition of MA RCA Sculpture students’

Group show, Freud Museum

March 2021-2022


“Trauma-Informed Approaches to Arts, Design, and Critical Theory”

Across RCA 

February 25, 2021


“Cultural Ecologies of Beirut” 

RCA Doctoral Training Week 

September 14, 2020


“The Water Bearer”

Beirut Art Fair


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