Qinza Visual Artist


Lines Magazine - Interview

Coming from Pakistan and seeing
the world through travel exposed
me to a unique mix of eastern and
western cultures. This led to conflicting
values which I have often done battle with
and which, in turn, led me to art. Painting
is meditative. It transports me to an
unknown, magical place where time stops
and the only things that exist are the smell
of paint, the movement of the brushes, and
the focus of the mind on the canvas creating
its own reality. Art and culture combine
to become an expression, and if you can
visualize your thoughts and feelings you can
attempt to articulate them.

The online PDF version is page 6-7