Determination, passion and a strong belief in spiritual creativity that transcends the physical form are key themes in Batool Jafri’s work. As an artist, mentor, art educator and enabler.
Jafri has produced powerful and poignant work on the subject of the human mind and soul, while challenging historical and cultural prejudices that lead to marginalization of certain segments of society, particularly women and people of determination.
The values and ideas conveyed in her work have been widely lauded, with her work being featured at the Islamic Fashion Design Council’s Modest Revolution event recently held in Dubai, and with her current nomination for Emirates Woman of the Year 2018 in the Art & Culture category.
Jafri has exhibited in over 35 solo, national and international art exhibitions across the world, including events held in the UK, Spain, the Netherlands, China, Turkey, Egypt, Oman and the UAE, where she lives and works.