Self Portrait (2011)

A photographer, filmmaker, designer and IT engineer. My practice fuses photography and technology, often in a documentary, semi-autobiographical context.

Over the past 15 years, I have developed a career in working in the fields of technology and creativity. Since 2010, my commissioned work has ranged from photography, making short films, web and print design, online content curation, digital and technical consultations.

I have gained experience working with individuals and across a diverse spectrum of sectors including creative industries, charities, education, arts and performance.

Organisations I worked with include ACME StudiosArtsadminArts CabinetCamden Arts CentreCGP London, Corali Dance CompanyCulture+Conflict, Film and Video Umbrella (FVU), GasworksGrizedale Arts, Hayward TouringHeritage Lottery FundThe House of St. BarnabasIbraazThe Independent Film & Television College (Baghdad), Jerwood Visual Arts, Kamel Lazaar Foundation, KCILLower Hewood Farm, Parasol unit, The Photographers’ GalleryPicturehouse Cinemas, Platform Nord (Norway), Serpentine Galleries, Simon Lee GallerySJC ProductionsStation House Opera, Tate, Townhouse Gallery (Cairo), UCL Art Museum, University of Agder (Norway), UP Projects, and V&A Museum.

Artists I worked with include Anne Bean, Bobby BakerDavid Cotterrell, Paulina Olowska, Emma SmithFlorence PeakKhyam AllamiMarcia FarquharNoëmi LakmaierZatorski + Zatorski.

Prior to 2010, I worked for two years providing technical support for Microsoft’s Online Advertising and four years as IT Support Manager for KnowledgeView: configuring, deploying and integrating web-based editorial systems for daily newspapers in the Middle East and the UK including the Independent News and Media in London.

I have a M.Sc and B.Sc in Electronics and Communications engineering from the University of Baghdad.

» Download the full CV (PDF) (updated February 2017)