Nakisa Beigi is an Iranian-born visual artist who lives and works in the United States.

 

  She is currently a Visual Art MFA student majoring in Drawing in the School of Visual art and Design at the University of South Carolina.

 

 Nakisa's work is deeply connected with her own personal and cultural experiences in her homeland country, Iran. Her work aims to probe these experiences by integrating historical motifs with imagery taken from popular culture and contemporary media.

 

 She uses elements of the relationship between individual stories and collective memory. In her practice, Nakisa explores the possibilities of representing Iranian art and culture using inspirations from her personal background.

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