Tasneem AlsultanSolo Exhibitions2020And Then There Were Women,
King Abdul Aziz Center ITHRA, Dhahran, Saudi Arabia from Dec 2019- June 20202018
Saudi Tales of Love - East Wing, Dubai UAEGroup Exhibitions2018
Group exhibition: Through Her Eyes Photo Festival, Berlin, Germany2017
'Saudi Tales of Love' - Sony World Photography Awards Exhibition, Somerset House, UK
'Saudi Tales of Love' - Middle East Now Festival
, Florence Italy
'Saudi Tales of Love' - La Quatrieme Image Festival
- Paris France 'Photographing the Female', Focus Photo Festival,
Sun Mill Studios Compound Lower Parel, Mumbai, India
Rawiya Photo Collective: 'We Do Not Choose Our Dictators', Fort Worth Contemporary Arts, TX, USA
(March - May)2016
'Saudi Tales of Love' Photo Kathmandu Festival 2016, NepalWhere Are We Now?
, East Wing presentation at Paris Photo 2016 Awards / Press2019 (selected list)
Among four recipients of the Catchlight Fellowship
Honorable mention for the Anja Niedringhaus Courage
Princess Noura University Award for Excellence’ in the Arts categoryNational Geographic:
How women photographers access worlds hidden from men2018 (selected list)
Included in New York Times: The Year In Pictures,
Selected as one of the 12 recipients of the Joop Master Class, part of the World Press Photo, Netherlands.
Joined the Canon Ambassador Program
, as the first Arab Female photographer.National Geographic:
Featured with 8 women photographers
for International Women’s Day, Guest Editor - Emma Watson New York Times:
‘Oh My God’ Turns to ‘Yay Me’ as Saudi Women Practice DrivingCNN: Photographers challenge Middle East stereotypesNew York Times:
New Sound at Saudi Soccer Game: Women Cheering From the Stands
Joined the National Geographic Instagram account contributor.
Joined the National Geographic Travel Instagram account as a contributor.20172017 STERN Grant (DE) Photo District News (PDN)
- '30 New and Emerging Photographers to Watch'.Amnesty International / Wordt Vervolgd
- February issueSony World Awards
- Shortlisted2016 British Journal Photography
- 'Ones to Watch' /
Selected as on of 16 emerging photographers of note.Magnum Foundation / AFAC / Prince Claus Fund
- Recipient of the second year and mentorship program for grantees from across the Arab region for their Emerging Arab Photographer Documentary Fund.NewYork Times Lens Blog - '
The Hidden Stories of Arab Women' / Interview with Tasneem.
New York Times - “Saudi Tales of Love”,
photo essay selected for New York Times Portfolio ReviewVogue Italia: '
Vogue Fashion Experience Jeddah, la giornata delle designer' / Feature Shoot (in Italian).2015
Magnum Foundation/ Prince Clause/ AFAC grant
Photoville Photo Festival -
Honorary Mention & Print exhibited by Getty / Instagram, New York, USANational Geographic
'In Historic Saudi Elections, These Women Stepped Up As Voters and Candidates' /
- 'Protectors of the Mosque'
- issue feature.2014 Burn Diary -
Burn Magazine Instagram / ContributorArab News
- "Behind the Camera - the Story of a Wedding Photographer" /
Interview with Tasneem2013
Khaleejesque Print Magazine (Issue 8) -
Recognised as one of the young influentials in the GCC.2012 Khaleejesque Print Magazine - '
Tasneem AlSultan - the Spectacular Wedding Photographer' / Interview Teaching2020
Canon Workshop at the Cortona On the Move
Photo Festival, Italy [postponed due to Corona Virus]
Canon Workshop at the Dubai Photo Festival, UAE [postponed due to Corona Virus]
2016 Taught art therapy photo workshops with Syrian refugee children in collaboration with Voice of the Children, JordanPhotographer / Contributor
Every Day Middle East photographers / Instagram Blog Other Awards of Note2013ISPWP Contest for International Society of Professional Wedding Photographers
/ Multiple awards of excellenceEducation / Presentations / Publications: 2010
Hijab, Sex and Language: An Ethnographic Study”; Presentation at Egyptesol, Egypt 2009
“More Than Just the Hijaab: Saudi Women’s Experiences of Cultural Adjustment to USESL Classrooms.";
Presentation at the American Association for Applied Linguistics, Colorado, USA 2010
Organiser: Assisted the students of University College of Bahrain in Model UN; Bahrain 2009
Coordinator: Preparation of the Fulbright Gateway Orientation program - Portland State University, USA 2008
Consultant: Anthropological expert in Saudi culture and marketplace - Intel Corporation, Oregon, USA
MA Linguistics “TESOL” Thesis: “Believe Me That’s the True Hijab” / Ethnographic study on Saudi Women in US ESL Classes - Portland State University, USABoard Memberhttps://www.everydayprojects.org
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