Munira Al Sayegh, an Emirati, holds an undergraduate degree from University of London’s School of African and Oriental Studies in History of Art and Archaeology,with a focus on the Middle East. After graduating, Al Sayegh interned with the Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum in New York in the Educational and Developmental departments. Once she moved back to Abu Dhabi, Al Sayegh worked with New York University Abu Dhabi as an assistant producer on the FIND project. She continued on to become the co-curator of Art Dubai Projects 2014, assistant curator of Emirati Expressions 2015; and she is working currently on the Guggenheim Abu Dhabi project The Creative Act: Performance, Process, Presence being the programmes officer. Al Sayegh sits on the advisory council board of the NYUAD gallery and has published various articles on the contemporary art scene of the region.