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The identity of Women from the Pakistani diaspora in Britain

By 3rd August 2018March 10th, 2021No Comments
Pakistani diaspora in Britain

Artist Biography

British photographer Maryam Wahid explores her identity as a South Asian Muslim. Her profound interest in multiculturalism and flair for photography allows her to display concepts of cultural diversity and attempts to challenge common misconceptions of Islam through the art of her beautifully crafted work. Her academic background in Art, Photography and Religious Studies alongside her fascination in cultural cognition and religious ideologies have progressively influenced her work. She intends to continue expressing her religious and cultural identity by challenging recurring stereotypes.