Madeenah is a multidisciplinary platform that curates cultural tours and delivers spatial studies that was founded by Deema Algunaim. Deema obtained a Bachelor of Architecture from Kuwait University in 2008. She practiced architecture at alpha-architects and Kuwait Master Plan Department, Kuwait Municipality wherefore she co-curated the exhibition “Kethra”; Kuwait’s first participation in Venice Architectural Biennial 2012. She has also been a visiting teaching assistant at the College of Architecture in KU and worked on concept research and development at Raw Design Studio. Sarah Alzouman is the Editor-in-chief at Madeenah and has a BA in English Literature from Boston University and currently works in the field of international policy. After working as a journalist for Kuwait Times, she co-founded the freelance editing agency Edit-It. Sarah also worked as a program officer in the regional office of an international human rights organization, with a focus on family law. Passionate about education and languages, she has taught English as a second language at Kuwait University.

Sarah Alzouman | Madeenah

Madeenah is a multidisciplinary platform that curates cultural tours and delivers spatial studies that was founded by Deema Algunaim. Deema obtained a Bachelor of Architecture from Kuwait University in 2008. She practiced architecture at alpha-architects and Kuwait Master Plan Department, Kuwait Municipality wherefore she co-curated the exhibition “Kethra”; Kuwait’s first participation in Venice Architectural Biennial 2012. She has also been a visiting teaching assistant at the College of Architecture in KU and worked on concept research and development at Raw Design Studio. Sarah Alzouman is the Editor-in-chief at Madeenah and has a BA in English Literature from Boston University and currently works in the field of international policy. After working as a journalist for Kuwait Times, she co-founded the freelance editing agency Edit-It. Sarah also worked as a program officer in the regional office of an international human rights organization, with a focus on family law. Passionate about education and languages, she has taught English as a second language at Kuwait University.