Soraya Sikander is a renowned contemporary artist known for her organic forms and pioneering calligraphy landscapes. Recognition for her work has come through critical acclaim and sell-out exhibitions. She is also a TEDx art speaker. She has trained in fine arts through London Atelier of Representational Arts, Slade Summer School and Beaconhouse National University. Her art has been reviewed by The National, Khaleej Times, Gulf Today, Gulf News, HELLO!, OK! Pakistan, Islamic Arts Magazine, Artsome, CaravanDaily, ADA, Express Tribune, Dawn, IRIS. Critics: Dr Akbar Naqvi, Marjorie Husain, Professor Gerda Roper, Anna Seaman and Juliet Highet.
Soraya Sikander has exhibited at leading art galleries and international art museums including: Beijing Biennale, National Art Museum of China, National Museum of Ras Al Khaimah, National Gallery of Dhaka, Etihad Modern Art Gallery, World Art Fair Dubai, Galerie Patries Van Dorst Netherlands, La Galleria Pall Mall Royal Opera Arcade, Unicorn Gallery and Alhamra Arts Council.
Soraya Sikander is one of today’s leading emerging contemporary South Asian artists. The artist has been ranked as one of Pakistan’s best known painters making it big internationally, listed as ‘Artist to watch’.