Nayab Ikram
藝術家: 娜亞博.伊克朗姆

Nayab Ikram (b.1992) is a photographer and visual artist from the Åland Islands. She is of Pakistani descent and currently based in Turku, Finland. She graduated in 2015 with a Bachelor of Culture and Arts degree, majoring in photography, from Novia University of Applied Sciences, Jakobstad, in Finland.

Ikram works with concepts related to cultural identity and the formation of identities. In her ongoing body of work she is focusing on the feeling of in – betweenship. Looking at the symbolic meaning of hair from a historical perspective, and how the meaning is influenced by society and personal experiences. She approaches the perspectives through photography, video and installation.

Ikram has had numerous solo exhibitions and participated in group exhibitions in Europe. She has exhibited her work through the Embassy of Pakistan in Brussels, Belgium (2017), Rotterdam Photo Festival, The Netherlands (2017) and Moderna Museet, Sweden (2016). In 2017 she was the winner of the Portfolio Review for Young Nordic Photographers at Landskrona Foto Festival.

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來自奧蘭群島的攝影師和視覺藝術家。她是巴基斯坦血統,現居芬蘭圖爾庫。她於2015年畢業於芬蘭雅各布斯塔德諾維亞應用科學大學,獲得攝影專業文學和文學學士學位。伊克朗姆使用與文化身份和身份形成相關的概念。在她正在進行的工作中,她專注於中間感。從歷史的角度看待頭髮的象徵意義,以及意義如何受到社會和個人經歷的影響。她通過攝影,錄像和裝置來處理這些觀點。

伊克朗姆曾多次舉辦個展,並參加過歐洲的團體展覽。她通過巴基斯坦駐比利時布魯塞爾大使館(2017年),鹿特丹攝影節,荷蘭(2017年)和瑞典Moderna Museet(2016年)展出了她的作品。 2017年,她成為Landskrona Foto Festival年輕北歐攝影師組合評論的獲獎者。