Sundus Abdul Hadi was born to Iraqi parents in the UAE in 1984 and raised in Montreal, Canada. As a painter and multi-media artist, Abdul Hadi works around the concepts of media representation, and subverting existing images. Recently, she has been collaborating with her sister Tamara's photography by creating imaginative narratives to her photographs through the “Flight" series. She has had her work featured in Iraq and Australia, where she also gave visual arts workshops to youth. Community and social justice are important elements to her work. Her work has been exhibited in the UAE, Palestine, Canada and the US, with solo shows of her multimedia series "Warchestra" held in Toronto, Ottawa, and in her home city Montreal as part of the Arab Winter exhibition.