Podcast Interview with Dr. Ulrike Al-Khamis, Director of Collections & Public Programs, Aga Khan Museum
Dr. Ulrike Al-Khamis is Director of Collections & Public Programs at the Aga Khan Musuem in Toronto, which offers unique insights and new perspectives into Islamic civilizations and the cultural threads that weave through history binding us all together. She has over 20 years of experience as a curator and senior advisor for museum and cultural projects, including roles with the National Museums of Scotland and Glasgow. More recently Ulrike served as Co-Director at the Sharjah Museum of Islamic Civilization as well as Senior Strategic Advisor to the Sharjah Museums Department in the United Arab Emirates.
As Director of Collections and Public Programs, Ulrike is responsible for overseeing all of the Museum’s activities related to collection management, academic research, exhibitions, public programming, and performing arts initiatives.