Salma Shamel, Class of 2017

Published on: September 1st, 2017

Salma Shamel is from Cairo, Egypt. She works with video, print and text and is currently based in New York City. She is now a doctoral student in the department of Media, Culture, and Communication at New York University. Salma did her BA in Media Design at the German University in Cairo, and her MA in Design Studies at Parsons The New School of Art and Design in New York. Her areas of interest include philosophical conceptions of archival technologies, history of science and technology, Arab media and art industries, and experimental video. She is a founding member of The Mosireen Media Collective.

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Parsons is not currently admitting new students to this master’s degree program. Parsons is now offering a Graduate Minor in Design Studies that is designed to complement the MA History of Design and Curatorial Studies and other graduate programs across the university in design, liberal arts, and social research.