Haytham Nawar is an Artist, designer and researcher, lives and works currently lives and works in Cairo. He is Assistant Professor in Design in the American University in Cairo. Co-Founder/Director of “Di-Egy Fest 0.1” The First Digital Arts Festival in Egypt. Nawar is currently Ph.D. Candidate at The Planetary Collegium, Center for Advanced Inquiry in Integrative Arts, School of Art and Media, University of Plymouth.
Nawar is currently a Research Affiliate in Civic City Institute for Critical Research and Sciences in Design, Haute école d’art et de design, Genève, Switzerland. He is a Fulbright Alumni, School of Visual Arts in NY.
He received an MFA degree in Fine Arts from Helwan University, Cairo, Egypt and MAS in Design and Technology from ZHDK – Zurich University of the Arts, Switzerland.