MA in Print from the Royal College of Art, London, UK, 2018.

BA in Visual Arts from the College of Arts and Creative Enterprises at Zayed University, Dubai, UAE, 2011.


Salama Nasib is an Instructor of Visual Arts at Zayed University, UAE. She has acquired an MA in Print from the Royal College of Art in London, UK. Prior to joining Zayed University, Nasib worked as a Studio/ Membership Coordinator at Tashkeel in Dubai, where she stayed abreast of the latest art trends while managing seven studios, organizing artistic and collaborative workshops, and co-curating upcoming exhibitions. Nasib has exhibited at local and international venues, including Meet Gallery and Emirates Palace, as well as at The Eli and Edith Broad Art Museum in Michigan, and at The Kunstquartier Bethanien in Berlin. She has been part of the inaugural batch of the Salama Emerging Artist fellowship, provided by the Salama bint Hamdan Al Nahyan Foundation and in collaboration with Rhode Island School of Design. In addition, Nasib has been the guest artist of Past Forward: Exhibitions from the UAE, hosted in East Lansing (Michigan) in USA, as the fifth destination of the touring exhibition. Recently embarked on a residency at Dundee Contemporary Arts in Scotland, in collaboration with Tashkeel and the British Council. Nasib has collaborated with major organizations such as Louvre Abu Dhabi, while continuing to pursue her goal of establishing a diverse print community in the UAE; through teaching and through introducing print to her clients.


Dubai Academic City, Dubai


+971 4 402 1492

Teaching Areas

Printmaking, Foundations, Book Structure

Research and Professional Activities

Memory and Print, Innovative Print, Sound Art and Design

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