Ashley Hess is an artist, educator, and art historian. She holds a B.A. in Fine Arts, M.A. in Art History, Archeology, and Museum Studies, as well as an M.A. in Education. As an American Expat, she has been living in the UAE for the last 11 years, where she currently works as a museum educator. Holding diverse experience in the art field as well as education enable her to research and touch on various topics related to art history, fine arts and education.