Art

Underage Marriage and how I fight against it through my Art!

My name is Baraa Alzubaidi from Baghdad. I started my career when I was 16 as a writer in the Arab Cultural Centre in Jordan, writing about the issues around women rights. I also wrote about the rights of

Cartoons against ISIS

An Iraqi blogger got in touch with Nina Magazine in order to raise awareness for his work with Iraqi youth cartoonists through Daafish. They are particularly keen to get more young women involved in both submitting images and

Iraq’s Little Painter

By Lemya At this moment, the name Azal might not mean much to you. However art critics predict that it won’t be long before the name Azal is synonymous with the greats of abstract art. No, she

Paintings tell a story of a nation; Iraqi Artist Mona Marei

 Interview by: Sana Bekki “Baghdad, a paradise on earth…. Oh, I miss it so much. I keep counting hours to go back to paradise.” I overheard this statement in Amman last week. A woman whose hometown was