Khadija Jahmila: Visual Arts
Khadija Jahmila (b.1993, Maryland) is an Afro-Caribbean mixed-media artist and creative entrepreneur. With a Bachelor of Science in Forensic Biology and three years experience as an assemblage artist, Khadija presents her surreal and futuristic original collage artworks, art prints, and retailable products; including her popular “Back to Love, Back to Cosmology” zodiac series. Specializing in cut-paper and digital collage, Khadija’s Afrofuturistic creations reassert the humanity, beauty, intersectionality, and otherworldliness of the African diaspora.
She has been awarded the NextGen Award, 2020 by VisArts Rockville, MD. Her work has been featured in retail shops and exhibited in group shows in Washington, DC and Maryland, including Dupont Underground; Capitol Hill Arts Workshop; 11:Eleven Gallery; and VisArts.