Exhibitor Name
Batool Jafri
Stand: Z30

Determination, passion and a strong belief in spiritual creativity that transcends the physical form are key themes in Batool Jafri’s work. As an artist, curator, mentor, art educator and enabler, Jafri has produced powerful and poignant work on the subject of the human mind and soul, while challenging historical and cultural prejudices that lead to marginalization of certain segments of society, particularly women and people of determination. The values and ideas conveyed in her work have been widely lauded, culminating in her being awarded the "Emirates Woman of the Year 2018" in the Art & Culture category. 

 

Jafri has exhibited in over 35 solo, national and international art exhibitions across the world, including events held in the UK, Spain, the Netherlands, China, Turkey, Egypt, Oman and the UAE. Her artworks are included in the permanent collections of the Bursa Museum of Immigration History (Turkey), the Cross Borders Art Gallery (UAE) and in private collections around the world. Along with her role as an artist and teacher, she is also on the panel of curators for the prestigious World Art Dubai fair held annually in Dubai and considered the regions leading international art fair. 

 

Jafri holds a Master of Art Education degree from Boston University, USA and Bachelor of Textile Design from University of Karachi, Pakistan 

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