Shaikha Alazeezi

Shaikha Al Azeezi is an Emirati architectural engineer and graphic designer who graduated from UAE University. In 2020, she started her contemporary architecture practice "Madr Design Studio" inspired by the heritage and culture of the UAE. The studio focuses on designing simple, modern spaces, that reflect the user's lifestyle and the site’s unique conditions.  

She spent a month in Venice as an intern at the United Arab Emirates 17th International Architecture Pavilion (Wetland), Winner of the Golden Lion at La Biennale di Venezia. She worked as a research assistant with the Architecture Engineering college to publish a paper in the 7th Annual International Conference on Architecture and Civil Engineering. She was awarded the best graduation project idea in the Zayed Graduation Projects Competition in the College of Engineering.   

Awarded projects