Khamis earned a Bachelor's in Illustration from UAL in 2014. In 2019 he was selected for the Salma Bint Hamdan Artist Fellowship. A cross-over program between Rhode Island School of Design and Abu Dhabi.
Currently, living and working as an Art Educator in the UAE, Abu Dhabi.
Khamis is continually exploring the process of materials from printmaking to textiles, ceramics, and painting. Through drawings, installations, sound, photographs, and sculpture, he draws on underground scenes and urban cultures from his own experiences. His signature figurative drawings embody vivid colors and overlapping layers of flattened perspectives.