Shahab Al Bahar, Kuwait
Architect & Landscape Architect
Shahab is currently a faculty member teaching design & theory of architecture at Kuwait University’s College of Architecture. He earned his Master in Landscape Architecture from the Graduate School of Design at Harvard & prior dual Bachelor degrees in Architecture & Fine Arts from the Rhode Island School of Design. He also is co-managing director at Inmaginative Ltd, a consultancy firm aimed for those interested in pursuing degrees in design gain admission to programs at top US institutions. He is planning on advancing his studies & earning a PhD in Environmental Planning & Policy. He truly believes in the agency design holds in empowering & advancing society and thus strives to establish an art & design institution in the Gulf, the first of its kind in providing a platform that facilitates the pedagogy of innovation through experimenting, research & collective thinking.