Sundus Abdul Hadi is an Iraqi-Canadian multimedia artist. She was raised and educated in Montreal, where she earned a BFA in Studio Arts and Art History and a Masters in Media Studies. Her work critically engages current crises in the Middle East through subversive and sensitive reflection, using manipulated photographic imagery, mixed-media painting, artist books and sound. Her most recent work is a self-authored illustrated book titled “Shams” about trauma, transformation and healing. Complimenting her studio practice, Abdul Hadi also curates exhibitions and hosts “The Groundbreakers” on CKUT radio. She is the co-founder of The Medium, a multidisciplinary artist collective.