“Love of beauty is taste. The creation of beauty is art.” -Ralph Waldo Emerson
This page is dedicated to the artwork I do and am interested in. Currently, I am particularly intrigued by Saeed Akhtar’s portrayal of femininity through his depictions of women as balancers of the real world and the divine. I’m moved by the way he understands that a woman’s body is something that is revered for its beauty, its delicacy, and by the same token, its strength as being the best Creation. Here is an excerpt from his portfolio that he gave to me while I visited him in Pakistan so you can learn more about him and his work!