About DSAF


We are proud to say that we are the only specialized school in the Middle East that provides an international quality education level. Our programs are developed in a close collaboration with a team of international teachers, consultants with extensive experience in the field

Our objective is to open up the gates for young generations to express their creativity through contemporary jewelry making and design. The focus is to assist students transform and develop traditional techniques into contemporary pieces, emphasizing on the importance of demonstrating high-quality technical and theoretical skills while maintaining their own identity and individuality

We provide different types of courses and workshops that cater from beginners to fully advanced levels. Combining theoretical knowledge and practice, logic and experimentation in regards to jewelry design and metal-smith work

The Design Studio by Azza Fahmy is a leading Jewelry design teaching Institute. Founded by Azza Fahmy in 2013 in Cairo, Egypt

The first contemporary jewelry school in the MENA region.

Nubre Aswan, was the first seed planted that lead to the establishment of DSAF – a collaboration with the European Union. The aim of the project was to link our heritage to contemporary design

The participants of the project focused on collecting materials, developing ideas, experimenting, and transforming inspirations into a collection of contemporary jewelry. They were guided by well-recognized European designers/schools in the field of contemporary jewelry.