Zain’s diverse experience spans the commercial and not-for-profit arts and culture sector in the Middle East, having worked as a producer, project manager, and researcher. She is currently Assistant Director of VIP Relations at Art Dubai, and was previously Director of Ayyam Gallery, a commercial gallery in Dubai, and held several positions at Sharjah Art Foundation, where she worked as a curatorial assistant for the Sharjah Biennial and looked after the Foundation’s collection. Zain also worked with AEA Consulting on a project producing a development plan and strategy for an arts sector in Saudi Arabia. Zain holds a Bachelor of Science in Economics from City University London. She periodically contributes to essays, interviews, and articles to several publications.