Featuring four young female artists of the region, the show includes a range of mainly figurative and graphic illustrative works by Neda Hadizadeh, Ghadah Al Kandari, Hayv Kahraman and Lamya Gargash.
Iranian artist Neda Hadizadeh (b. 1979, Tehran) paints fragmented figurative works with vibrant brush strokes and strong black lines.
Ghadah Al Kandari's (b. 1969, India) works range from highly colorful, flat and amply colored-in frontal portraits, to whimsical black and white line drawings of awkward settings.
Iraqi artist (b. 1981, Baghdad) Hayv Kahraman's highly graphic drawings takes viewers through painful effects of war, torture and oppression, mainly on women.
Emarati artist Lamya Gargash (b. 1982, Dubai) works in a number of disciplines including photography, manipulated imagery, stop motion animation as well as video.
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