kinda hassan is an independent visual and sound artist. she completed her master's degree in fine arts at alba (lebanese academy of fine arts) in july 2007, and has benefited from several scholarships and internships. she has interned at l’école nationale supérieure des beaux arts (ensba), audiotakes, and istituto statale d’arte. her work combines visual arts and audio creations, along with her video artwork that has been selected for numerous international festivals. hassan has exhibited her artwork in a number of local and international festivals and art galleries, including transmediale and fair play festivals in berlin (yet another shot screening), metropolis cinema during “video works” – beirut (come as i rise screening), al riwaq gallery – bahrain (corps de ville exhibition), city of women – slovenia (du religieux à la séductionexhibition) and measaf – greece (8 days and war exhibition). since february 2008, she has been a founding member, and the executive manager in lebanon, of eka3, a pan-arab record label that promotes original arabic music in the region (www.eka3.org).