Artist Focus: Atieh Zeighami
Illustrator – IRAN
Atieh Zeyghami has begun illustration professionally three years ago and has gained numerous awards in credible festivals and biennials within this short time. Her dramatic and eclectic attitude made her the candidate of credible Berlin Young Illustrators’ Award. Atieh has worked with different publications from Canada, England, Lebanon, and Iran. Apart from book illustration, she is busy finding a way to make her illustrations function throw lunching a decorative brand with the taste of illustration.
Atieh is an artist who has approached her own creative credence in today’s world of art which is full of repetition and imitation. Her art has a surreal, eastern atmosphere which makes the performance harmonic with the idea in a fantastic way. This young artist believes that her art has an autobiographic tone because they root in her own feelings. Atieh thinks that today’s illustration is beyond science, technique, and art.