Riham Majeed

Riham Majeed is an Arab-American emerging curator based in New York City working in the non-profit sector. She previously held a position as Development Associate at the American Folk Art Museum, and currently works in the development department of the arts education organization, ArtsConnection. Riham received her Bachelor of Arts in Art History and Psychology from Fairfield University, where her research focused on exclusionary art-historical conventions placed upon Black artists of the twentieth century. Her work as curatorial fellow at NXTHVN is her curatorial debut.

Selected work

Countermythologies, co-curated with Zalika Azim and Ana Tuazon, NXTHVN Gallery, March 2020

Alexandria Smith, NXTHVN 01, December 2019

Vaughn Spann, NXTHVN 01, December 2019