Qinza Najm is a Pakistani-American artist who lives and works in NYC. Her work has been shown at Queens Museum, Museum of Moving Images, Miami Art Basel, Sikka Art Dubai, Dumbo Art Fair, Governors Island Art Fair, and Times Square.
Najm completed her psychology Ph.D. in the United States, which enables her to explore her subconscious and bring it onto the canvas. She pursued her fine arts studies at Bath University, the Savannah School of Art & Design, and The Art Students League of New York, where she studied with well known artists like, Ronnie Landfield, Bruce Dorfman, Leonid Lerman, and Larry Poons.
Her work deals with how notions of gender, political, and cultural power play out across geography and social identification.