Berit Schuck is a curator and researcher based in Berlin, and co-founder and co-curator of Qayyem. Previously, she was programme director of MASS Alexandria, where she managed an independent studio and study programme for artists, residency progammes, off-site projects and exhibitions. In 2017, she curated the Visual Arts Program of the D-CAF – Downtown Contemporary Arts Festival in Cairo, and in 2015 Trading Zones at Le 18 and Dar al-Ma‘amoun in Marrakech.