Hadieh Shafie has a BA in painting from the University of Maryland, an MFA in painting from the Pratt Institute and an MFA in Imaging and Digital Art from the University of Maryland.

Many of her works comprise tightly coiled strips of brightly coloured paper, bearing calligraphy, arranged in patterns: she has described them as “part sculpture, part drawing, part artist’s book”.

Her works are held, among others, by the British Museum, Metropolitan Museum o fArt, Victoria and Albert Museum, Los Angeles County Museum of Art and the United States State Department.


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