A native of Mecca, Nada spent part of her childhood in New Mexico before returning to Saudi Arabia as a teenager. Having tasted the freedoms Americans enjoy, she yearned to revisit the US and after finishing medical school in Saudi Arabia begin a medical residency in Boston. Nada channels the vibrant colors of the Southwestern US in her mixed-media images of classical Islamic motifs. She has exhibited in Austria, Germany, Saudi Arabia, and the US. Visit Nada’s website to learn more about her work: www.nadafarhat.com.