Ahmad Yassir is a multidisciplinary artist, media professional, and former international educator. His work is informed by his personal experiences growing up amidst social and political conflicts, as well as his exposure to diverse cultures and environments. Born in Tripoli, Lebanon as the youngest of six children, Ahmad later gained independence while living in Beirut before attending the United World College in Mostar, Bosnia and Herzegovina, where he was immersed in a multicultural community.
Ahmad went on to earn his Bachelor of Arts degree in Visual Arts and Public Policy Analysis from Bennington College in Vermont, USA. During his time at Bennington College, Ahmad explored the intersection of art, education and community building. His unique approach to creative development earned him recognition as the Shires Young Professional of the Year by the Southwest Vermont Chamber of Commerce, as well as the NENPA First Award for his work in digital marketing and design.
Currently, Ahmad works as a media professional at VT News & Media, where he continues to use his artistic sensibilities to create impactful media campaigns. In addition, he fosters cats and is an active member of the organizing team of the North Bennington Outdoor Sculpture Show, where he helps showcase the work of local and regional artists from around the states. Ahmad’s diverse experiences and creative talents make him a unique and valuable asset to any project or team he is a part of.
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Resume available upon request