Formally trained as filmmaker and architectural designer, mainly works in the field of contemporary art. Her practice consists of designing exhibitions; developing a design concept and foresee the technical assistance for the realization of art. She was (2011-2018) the (inter)national assistant of Anne-Mie Van Kerckhoven [AMVK] and also works irregularly for and with other artists such as Hans Demeulenaer, Chantal Yzermans and Philip Metten.
Samyra also creates scenography for dance and theatre, designs site specific furniture for artist studio's and events, as well as the interior of commercial and private spaces.
EURASIA - A Landscape of Mutability (8 Oct 2021 - 23 Jan 2022)
M HKA, Antwerp - curated by Joanna Zielińska/Nav Haq
THE SPACE BETWEEN - Land (première 25 November 2021, LOD muziektheater, Ghent)
Scenography (i.c.w. Hans Demeulenaere)
SHIRO KURAMATA/ARMCHAIR WITH DRAWERS/1976/NO MATTER THE PERCEPTIBLE/2021 - i.c.w Hans Demeulenaere
Hans Demeulenaere:Doppelganger - De Garage, Mechelen
PICNIQ - Korean Eats
Sint-Jorispoort 12, Antwerp
STUDIO PALERMO - Private studio for Design // tattoo // music // advice