Asma Aiad is a Viennese conceptual artist, activist and youth worker. She completed her Bachelor degree in political science and is currently studying at the Academy of Fine Arts and completing her Master's in Gender Studies on the topic Islamic Feminism. Her activism and artistic work deal with anti-racism, feminism, and the deconstruction of stereotypes. She is the co-founder of Salam Oida, an initiative to celebrate muslim culture and art in Austria. In her other works like „This is not a headscarf“ or „(Un)Seen Sacred Spaces" she talks about her muslim identity in Austria and Europe and topics of discrimination, representation and art.