About

About

Bangladeshi born artist, Faria Firoz is a multidisciplinary artist whose art practice explores globalization, cultural diaspora, displacement and equity to examine identity and cultural hybridization. Her works investigates social, political and cultural issues by utilizing pattern making as a form of poetic meditation. In recognition of her commitment to advocacy, Faria was awarded the Lieutenant Governor’s medal, 2021. She completed her Bachelors of Fine Arts degree with honours from the University of Fraser Valley and was awarded UFV’s Outstanding Achievement Award. She is currently pursuing her MFA at Emily Carr University of Art & Design