Khulood Al Atiyat Arts, Culture & Heritage Manager
Khulood Khaldoon Al Atiyat is the manager of the Salama bint Hamdan Al Nahyan Foundation (SHF) Arts, Culture and Heritage program. In this role, Khulood is responsible for the planning, execution, and oversight of a number of the foundation’s flagship arts, culture and heritage initiatives, including the Salama bint Hamdan Emerging Artists Fellowship (SEAF), representing the SHF as Commissioner of the National Pavilion UAE – Biennale di Venezia (NPUAE).Khulood previously served as the Assistant Director of Student Life at New York University Abu Dhabi from 2010 to 2013, with particular responsibility for intercultural affairs. Khulood began her career at the Sheikh Mohammed Centre for Cultural Understanding from 2006 to 2010, where she was ultimately appointed as the public relations and events director. Khulood holds a bachelor’s degree in public relations and advertising with a focus on tourism and special events from Zayed University, Dubai. She is also a certified practitioner and instructor in the emerging field of intercultural intelligence.