Founders

Mohamad Badr

FOUNDER

Born in 1981 in Lebanon, Mohamad Badr lives and works in Dubai. He is the recipient of numerous awards including the 2011 Shabab Ayyam Photography competition, and the Live Achrafieh Honorary Award for his contribution to the community (2011). He was also nominated for the fourth cycle of the Prix Pictet, the world’s leading photographic award in sustainability (2012). His work has since appeared in Power, the fifth book published by teNeues for the Prix Pictet. He is the founder of the Lakum Hamra2akoum was Li Hamra2, a photography project in Lebanon, and Mosaic: Achrafieh International Photography Contest, Lebanon’s first international photography competition. Selected solo shows include Ayyam Gallery Beirut (2012)

MICHELLE AL SHAKHTOURA

CO-FOUNDER

Michelle Al Shakhtoura is a renowned Lebanese creative consultant born in 1987. With a background in graphic design, animation, and management and over 10 years of experience in the design world, she has consulted and worked with major clients from the Middle East, Europe, and the United States of America. Michelle possesses a minimal and clean visual style that sets her apart in the creative industry. She is currently Osheq’s Art Director where her passion for fashion & art and her branding skills are clearly evident. Michelle is also the lead creative consultant for ‘Fullmoon Experiments’ other ventures and projects.