How Artist Shayema Rahim Used Art to Remain Connected to People

Alex Gonzalez
3 min readJul 21, 2021
Shayema Rahim’s art encompasses several Egyptian and Asian techniques | Image courtesy of Shayema Rahim

The art that has emerged following the COVID-19 pandemic has been nothing short of thought-provoking. Although galleries, museums and showcases were shut down for much of the past year, artists still continued to express themselves through their work. Dallas-based artist Shayema Rahim took strict approaches to quarantine, and although the isolation was depressing to her, she…

Alex Gonzalez

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