Nayla Hadchiti is a New York-based Art Advisor, Creative Director and Philanthropist. With a background in Advertising and Contemporary Art, she has been a Patron of the Arts and a strong supporter of Middle East initiatives.
Nayla served as the consultant to bring in international visitors and sat on the fund-raising committee of the Marrakech Bienniale 6th edition, a non for profit art exhibition in Marrakech, Morocco. Behind the scenes, she supports artists and art professionals in their career growth. She is a Board member of the Saloua Raouda Choucair Foundation opening in 2020 in Lebanon. Among the causes she has worked tirelessly to promote is Social and Economic Action for Lebanon (SEAL) where she sits on the board and acts as the creative director and art auction curator for their annual benefits, as well as a contributor to the vision and future of the organization. As a mom who lost her son to cancer, she is a strong supporter of Cancer research initiatives to find cures for various types of children’s cancer.
She holds Bachelor’s degrees in Business Administration and Advertising from the American University of Beirut and The New School, Parsons respectively and a Master’s degree in Contemporary Art from Sotheby’s Institute of Art in NYC.