The inaugural Tasweer Photo Festival Qatar (24 March - 30 May, 2021) features a dynamic and interconnected programme of exhibitions, awards, commissions, collaborations, presentations and workshops that draw innovative international photography together with photographers and photographic communities in Qatar and the Western Asia and North Africa (WANA) region. Tasweer serves to amplify diverse photographic practices and dialogues, with focused support for the personal and professional creative growth of photographers.


Established by Qatar Museums under the leadership of its Chairperson, Her Excellency Sheikha Al Mayassa bint Hamad bin Khalifa Al Thani, and sponsored by the Social & Sport Contribution Fund (Daam), the festival builds on a commitment to nurture artistic talent, develop Qatar’s arts economy and support creative industry. 


Amal Ismail Al-Ansari

Lead Graphic Designer 


Charlotte Cotton

Artistic Director


Jackielyn Martinez

Project Assistant

Khalifa Ahmad Al Obaidly



Maha Khalfan Al Maslamani

Learning & Outreach Coordinator

Maryam Hassan Al-Thani

Senior Curator 


Sefa Saglam

Senior Advisor


Sinem Yoruk

Head Of Exhibitions