February 10, 2017

Curator

Embedding. Embedded: Artist Residencies, Social Practice and Urban Placemaking

Residency Unlimited, in Collaboration with The New School/Parsons, NYC

2016

Curator/Co-Producer

Jerusalem, We Are Here, Interactive Documentary

Directed by Dorit Naaman, Canada/Palestine

August 13-September 3, 2016

Curator

Beneath Our Feet and on the Surface of Things

Art at 5 Andersoon, New Rochelle NY

Summer 2016

Curator & Director

New Rochelle Residency - Art at 5 Anderson

Residency Unlimited, in Collaboration with the New Rochelle BID, New Rochelle, NY

May 6-13, 2015

Arts management consultant

Tirana Open 1

Tirana, Albania

2014

Program director

Moroccan Mythologies: the cinema of Moumen Smihi

Tate Modern, London; Block Cinema, Evanston IL, Pacific Film Archive, CA

March 12-May 12, 2014

Curator

Customs Made: Quotidian Practices and Everyday Rituals

Maraya Art Centre

2012-2014

Arts Management Consultant

Al Riwaq Art Space

Manama, Bahrain

January 11-12, 2012

Program Director

Art & Patronage Summit

The British Museum and Royal Academy of Art

2010-2011

Program director

Mapping Subjectivity: Experimentation in Arab Cinema

MoMA, NY; Tate Modern, London; Abu Dabi Film Festival

March 2010

program co-director

ArteEast and Sharjah Art Foundation Collaberation

Sharjah, United Arab Emirates

October 21-25, 2009

Co-Curator

New York Kurdish Festival

New York University, NYC

December 2011

Curator

Selection of Contemporary Video Art from the Middle East

Zoom Contemporary Art Fair, Art Basel Miami Beach

May 2010

2008-2009

Program director

Tarjama/Translation

Queens Museum of Art, NY; Johnson Art Museum, Ithica, NY

Program director

Lens on Syria: 30 Years of Contemporary Cinema

Film Society of Lincoln Center, NYC; Northwest Film Center, OR; Pacific Film Archive, CA; Canadian Film Institute, ON; Gene Siskel Film Center. IL; Houston Museum of Fine Art, TX; Boston Museum of Fine Art

2006

Curator

Contemporary Egyptian Cinema

Film Society of Lincoln Center, NYC; International House, Philadelphia

1997

Program director

CinemaEast Film Festival

Quad Cinema, IFC, New York City

2005, 2007

Curator

Debating Center and Margin: Minority Cinema

New York University, NYC

1996

Curator

CinemaEast Film Series

Cantor Film Center, New York City

2003-2006

Curator

Algeria to France and Back

Brooklyn Museum

1995

November 2007

Program director

Beur is Beautiful: Maghrebi-French Filmmaking

Film Program and Symposium, IFC; The French Institute, NY

Curator

Hollywood on the Nile: Egyptian Musicals

Film Society of Lincoln Center, NYC; International House, Philadelphia; Arabian Sights, Washington DC

1998