Yes, my name is kim badawi.  

Kim from Kipling; of coarse, in English, but reallly of my mother. 

Badaw, Arabic of singular of the nomadic root of "bedouin". 

In Short, American - Parisian ( of Egyptian and Slovenian background ) whose work essentially- focuses on hybrid cultures, blurred borders, and cross-appropriation as an attempt to shatter visual stereotypes.