About Lamia Abukhadra

Lamia Abukhadra is a Palestinian American artist based in Minneapolis. She is interested in interdisciplinary archival art functioning as a vessel of identity and culture, as well as a platform to challenge harmful dominant narratives which perpetuate acts of violence and ethnic cleansing in Palestine and the Middle East. Lamia graduated with highest honors with a Bachelor of Fine Arts in studio art at University of Minnesota in 2018. Her work has been exhibited in Minneapolis at Altered Esthetics, the Quarter Gallery, Soo Visual Arts Center, and the Katherine E. Nash Gallery. Notable projects include The Wall, a temporary public art installation supported by the Soap Factory’s Rethinking Public Spaces program in 2017.