Ala Younis, SC&Y
SC&Y (Sadik, Cezar & Younis) is a consulting partnership founded by Rana Sadik, Aaron Cezar and Ala Younis that provides specialist services in strategic planning, organisational management and artistic programming. SC&Y supports the development and delivery of visionary projects and cultural infrastructure with a public remit through a network of expertise.
Ala Younis is an artist with research, curating, and film and publishing projects. Her projects include Plan for Greater Baghdad (2015), presented at 56th Venice Biennale’s main exhibition All the World’s Futures, An Index of Tensional and Unintentional Love of Land within Here and Elsewhere at New Museum (2014), among other participations. Younis has curated several exhibitions, including Kuwait’s first national pavilion at 55th Venice Biennale (2013). Prior to this, she was acting director then artistic director of Darat al Funun between 2008 and 2010. Younis is on the Advisory Board of Berlinale’s Forum Expanded, contributing editor at Ibraaz, and co-founder the non-profit publishing initiative Kayfa ta.