@SAMADDEOO is a New York native and urbanist based in Greenpoint, Brooklyn. 

Her work explores the creative intersection between the processes and pressures of urbanization and the culture of urban life in New York City.

Sam currently works on issues related to open access, museum tech, and digital archives as the Director of Community and Development at Urban Archive.

Sam holds an M.A. in Urban Affairs and has previously worked with 100cameras, the Queens Historical Society, and Office of Community Studies at Queens College. In each of these roles, Sam has helped organizations build projects and partnerships that emphasize civic engagement through technology, new media, and community.

Her favorite public space is Union Square.