Is a visual-artist based in London, UK
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Reya Ahmed is an Indian visual-artist based in London. She uses illustration, animation, graphic design, and editorial design to create a landscape of feminist characters. A lot of their illustrations are inspired by Mughal miniatures and art movements in South-Asia.
She has worked on zine projects, illustrated for various editorial and literary publications, and curated art for festivals and non-profit community workshops.
At present, they are pursuing an MA in Graphic Communication Design from Central Saint Martins, UAL.
Since 2020 she has also been involved as an artistic consultant with The Queer Muslim Project, the largest LGBTQIA+ network for Muslims in South-Asia.