Selected exhibitions

Solo Exhibitions

A Sacred Space Oddity, Gulf Photo Plus, Dubai, UAE

"Tomorrow There Will Be Apricots" -  Coalmine Fotogalerie, Winterthur, CH

Here and Elsewhere, Tomorrow There Will be Apricots, New Museum, New York, NY, USA
Occupied Pleasures , East Wing, Dubai, UAE
Occupied Pleasures, Tampere Art Museum - Backlight Festival, Tampere, Finland
Occupied Pleasures, Aria Art Gallery, Florence, IT
Newsroom, Houston Center for Photography, Houston, Texas, USA
How Green Was My Valley, Whitebox Art Center, New York, NY,USA
Arab Contemporary, Architecture, Culture & Identity, Lousiana Museum of Modern Art Denmark

Selected Group Exhibitions
Middle Eastern Galleries Now, East Wing on Artsy (On Line Exhibition) - 15 - 31 March 2021

In Transit, with Gohar Dashti (IR), George Awde (US/LB), Daniel Castro Garcia (UK), & Stefanie Zofia Schulz (DE)
Stadtgalerie Saarbrucken, Germany - Running until January 2021
The Premiere exhibition of "A Sacred Space Oddity", Breda Photo Festival, NL
National Geographic Feature: A look inside a Ramadan dampened by coronavirus in the Palestinian Territories, West Bank.
I Exist: European Stories of Islamophobia, Melkweg Expo, Amsterdam NL
In Transit, with Gohar Dashti (IR), George Awde (US/LB), Daniel Castro Garcia (UK), & Stefanie Zofia Schulz (DE), Crawford Art Gallery, Cork ,Ireland 
"Contemporary Muslim Fashion", Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum, New York, NY

Contemporary Muslim Fashion, Museum Angewandte Kunst, Frankfurt, DE (opening April 4, 2019)
In Transit, with Gohar Dashti (IR), George Awde (US/LB), Daniel Castro Garcia (UK), & Stefanie Zofia Schulz (DE) San Diego State University, San Diego California, US (April 2019)
In Transit, with Gohar Dashti (IR), George Awde (US/LB), Daniel Castro Garcia (UK), & Stefanie Zofia Schulz (DE)SF Camerawork, San Francisco California, US (January - March 2019)

Contemporary Muslim Fashions, The de Young Museum , San Francisco California, US 
In Transit,  with Gohar Dashti (IR), George Awde (US/LB), Daniel Castro Garcia (UK), & Stefanie Zofia Schulze (DE),Blue Sky Gallery - Portland Oregon US
"NOOR Come and See" - the Lumiere Brothers Centre, Moscow, RU
"In Your Dreams" - Australian Photo Centre, UNSW Gallery, Sydney AU
"Tomorrow There Will Be Apricots" at Cortona on the Move Festival 2018, Cortona, IT
"BE THERE", Addis Photo Festival, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

Rearranging Boundaries, Ballarat International Foto Biennale, Australia
Noor by Noor - group exhibition, f3 Freiraum fur photografie, Berlin, Germany
"NOOR by NOOR" l'Atelier Néerlandais, Amsterdam, NL
"Can You Imagine?", Fotofestiwal, Fundacja Edukacji Wizualnej, Lodz PL
Unseen Amsterdam, presented by Ilex Gallery, Amsterdam, NL
"We Do Not Choose Our Dictators", Texas Christian University, Fort Worth, Texas, USA

Tbilisi Photo Festival 2016 - Noor Women Night Projection, Tbilisi, Georgia.
Where Are We Now, Paris Photo, East Wing Gallery, Paris, France
In Between / In Transit , Galleri Image, Aarhus Denmark
If I Leave, Where Will I Go?, East Wing Gallery, Dubai
IX Biennal de Fotografia Xavier Miserachs, Palafrugell, PT
Première Biennale Des Photographes Du Monde Arabe Contemporain, Institut du Monde Arabe, Paris, FR (2015 - 2016)

Realism in Rawiya / Photographic Stories from the Middle East, Impressions Gallery, UK
She Who Tells A Story, Cantor Arts Centre, Stanford CA, USA
Shared Reality, Tampere Art Museum, Tampere FI

Holding Cohesion, Backlight Photography Festival, Tampere, FI
NEWSROOM, Houston Center for Photography, Houston TX, USA
How Green Was My Valley, White Box Gallery, New York NY, USA

Biennale des Images du Monde, "Photoquai," Paris, France
She Who Tells a Story, Malmo Art Museum, Malmo, Sweden
She Who Tells a Story, Boston Museum of Fine Art, Boston,Massachusetts, USA (2013 - 2014)
Sacred Paths, Modem Museum Hungary, Budapest, Hungary
Rawiya / She Who Tells a Story, Bildmuseet Museum, Umeå, Sweden
Realism in Rawiya, Nottingham Art Exchange, Nottingham, UK
I exist (in some way), Bluecoat Gallery, Liverpool, UK
Deserts, Seas, & Journeys, William Campell Contemporary Art, Fort Worth, Texas, USA

She Who Tells a Story, Ernest G. Welch Gallery, GSU, Atlanta, USA
Women on the Verge, Empty Quarter Gallery, Dubai, UAE
The Other Resurrection, Contemporary Art Platform, Kuwait City, Kuwait
Rawiya, Mark Hachem Gallery, Beirut, Lebanon

Menasart Fair, Empty Quarter Gallery, Dubai, Beirut, Lebanon

Moving Walls, Open Society Institute (OSI), Amman, Jordan

Grants Fellowships and Awards
Recipient grant from Howard G. Buffett Fund for Women Journalists to produce, “We are all Children of Nine Months". 
Magnum Foundation, On Religion - Pilot Grantee

Prince Claus Fund, Grantee, 'Nakba'

World Press Award
Foto Evidence Book Award

Magnum Foundation 2013 Emergency Fund
dEmerging Arab Photographer Documentary Fund

FotoVisura grant

SND Silver Award

Rawiya Collective

World Press Photo Joop Swart Masterclass

Clarion Award

Global Health Council Award

A Small Voice number 029 with Ben Smith

"Contemporary Muslim Fashion", Jill D'Alessandro and Reina Lewis, Prestel Publishing, 2018
In Transit - exhibition catalogue, published by Blue Sky Books 2018
Occupied Pleasures - Monograph, Published by FotoEvidence, 2015
In Between / In Transit  - exhibition catalogue Galleri Image, 2016
She Who Tells A Story - published by MFA Publications, 2013

Visiting Artist Lectures
2016 – 2014
University of London’s SOAS, Media Studies department, London
Columbia University, Journalism and Tufts anthropology department, New York, USA
Bethlehem University, Literature department, Bethlehem, Palestine
World Press Photo Awards day

Co-creator of ICRC/NOOR Educational Pilot for Palestinians based in Gaza, West Bank, and East Jerusalem
Youth Portraiture and Expression, Doha Film Institute, Doha, Qatar
Intimacy of Place and Tools of Telling, SF Camerawork Gallery,San Francisco, CA, USA

Keystone Master Class, Zurich, Switzerland

2018 - 2019
Developing your personal & long term projects, Gulf Photo Plus

2016 - Ongoing 
Nikon-NOOR Master classes, in  Kazakhstan, Poland, Switzerland,Hungary, Germany, Spain

2016 - 2017
Lecturer in ‘narrative and national Identity in Photography’ at Bard al Quds University, Ramallah, West Bank

World Press Photo JOOP Master Class, Amsterdam. NL

2013 - ongoing 
Arab Documentary Program, Magnum Foundation, Prince Claus Foundation and AFAC

Public Collections
MFA Boston
Institute du Monde Arab
Carnegie Museum of Art

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