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b.1994, Dera Ismail Khan, Pakistan. Based in Manchester, UK.

Freelance illustrator exploring the themes of home, community, identity, race, culture and mental health. Deconstructing and translating daily feelings, conversations and intimate thoughts into self-published printed matter + collaborating and encouraging community engagement through DIY culture.

 ✎Practice:

 

 

 For workshops, commissions or a chat:

    info@safka.co.uk

(bookings for editorial illustration/community projects/workshops for 2019 are now available)

 ✎ Self published zines:

  • 2019, Jan⌇Lost in Transition

  • 2018, Nov⌇Longing For Home, issue ll

  • 2018, Sep⌇Caramel: Like Our Skin, with Deena Khan.

  • 2018, Apr⌇(filling the) VOID

  • 2018, Mar⌇Shadow play

  • 2017, Dec⌇ Not A Real Person Yet

  • 2017, Sep⌇Longing For Home, issue l

  • 2017, May⌇Tesco Value Honey, with Najma Sardar.

  • 2016, Sep ⌇ Human Sponge

  • 2016-18, Aug⌇Feelings (on a film roll)

  • 2016, Jun ⌇S(PACE) no. 1

  • 2016, Feb ⌇First Time

  • 2015, Jul ⌇Homeland

  • 2015, Sep ⌇After-effect, vol II, Mother Tongue

  • 2014, Jun ⌇After-effect, vol I, Skin

  • 2012, Jan ⌇You Don’t Know How Lucky You Are

  • 2011, Aug⌇Personal Qualities NOT Defined By Exams

Published by others:

Collaborative zines:

✄  Selected Group Exhibitions:

   

 

✏ Workshops:

✄  Community Projects: