Salem Al-Qassimi is a multidisciplinary graphic designer, photographer, educator, and entrepreneur based between Sharjah, United Arab Emirates, and New York, USA. He is the Founder and Principal of Fikra — a design-led platform that comprises Fikra Design Studio (est. 2006), Fikra Campus (est. 2017), and the Fikra Graphic Design Biennial (est. 2018). Al-Qassimi earned an MFA in Graphic Design from the Rhode Island School of Design, where he also served as an instructor, and held teaching positions as Assistant Professor of Design at the American University of Sharjah, and Adjunct Assistant Professor of Design at the New York University Abu Dhabi.
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