Alumni
Suheyla Takesh

Suheyla Takesh received her SMArchS in 2018, in History, Theory and Criticism of Architecture and Art; Aga Khan Program for Islamic architecture. Currently, she is a curator at the Barjeel Art Foundation, Sharjah, where she works on research and curatorial development of exhibitions, and oversees the production of publications. Her writing has appeared in peer reviewed journals including Thresholds and the Rutgers Art Review. She is the co-curator of Taking Shape: Abstraction from the Arab World, 1950s–1980s (2020) at the Grey Art Gallery in New York, which is set to travel to several venues in the US.