Shamma Al Amri is an artist from the UAE. She holds two MA degrees: the first in Culture and Creative Industries from Abu Dhabi HCT and the second in Contemporary Art Practice from the Royal College of Art in London.
Shamma is a very active member in the UAE and regional cultural scene and has founded a number of cultural projects such as The Nomad Box, Majhool and bleep. She is also a co founder and a member of The Arab Art Saloon in London.
Shamma has participated in a number of exhibitions both locally and internationally including the United States touring show Past Forward and Meridian International Center, Washington DC , Equal Voices in the room in London, Becoming, Subject Matter Gallery in London , MACBA, From Barcelona to AD, Abu Dhabi Power of Dreams, UAE Pavilion, Shanghai and United Nations office in China.
Her last show Everything You Can Think of is True, Solo Exhibition Al Serkal Avenue, 2019. Shamma has also completed the SEAF Rhode Island School of Design fellowship, Air residency with the Delfina foundation and a residency in Domaine Du Boibuchet, France.
Shamma Al Amri is a recipient of the Cultural Foundation Art Residency 2020.Read More Read Less