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Shehab Isis Awad

Shehab Isis Awad is a curator and writer from Cairo, Egypt based in New York City. She is Founding Director of Executive Care*, an all-encompassing self-as-agency at the service of early career artists whose work is often overlooked by mainstream art institutions, and whose minority identities have historically marginalized them. Awad has held curatorial positions at Townhouse Gallery in Cairo, EG; Institute of Arab and Islamic Art, NYC; and most recently Participant Inc, NYC. Her writing appears in periodicals such as Art Papers, the Brooklyn Rail, and ArtAsiaPacific Magazine.