Wajeeha Abbasi is an internationally featured illustrator and graphic designer.
Her work represents narratives and moments from every day, along with themes around women, pop culture and the philosophy of the Self and the Other.
Abbasi has won Ladybird Books Publications award and has had her work exhibited/featured on several platforms including London Design Festival, Digital Arts, VM Art Gallery, Elle Italia, Made in Arts London and The Floating Magazine. She has worked on projects for NASA, V&A Museum, Coca-Cola EU,
UN Women, YLabs, Herald and Red Bull amongst others.
Abbasi completed her Masters in 'Illustration and Visual Media' from London College of Communication, University of the Arts London (UAL) in 2015 where she was the recipient of the Vice Chancellor's International Scholarship. She did her Bachelors in 'Communication Design' from Indus Valley School of Art and Architecture in 2012 and after graduation, worked as a graphic designer at Ogilvy, Pakistan. She currently works at the British Council in Pakistan as a Communications Manager.
Other than illustrating, Abbasi enjoys indie music, travelling, going to gigs,
cycling, watching art documentaries and spoiling her cat.
Selected Clients & Collabs
NASA / Channel 4
Ladybird Books / London Design Festival
British Council Libraries
Made in Arts London
VM Art Gallery
Selected Press & Awards
Recipient Vice Chancellor’s International Scholarship, UAL - 2014