Wajeeha Abbasi is an internationally featured Graphic Designer and Illustrator based in Toronto, CA. Her work represents narratives from every day, builds visual bridges, and discusses themes around women, pop culture, and the philosophy of the Self and the Other.
Abbasi has won a Ladybird Books Publications award and has had her work exhibited/ featured on several platforms including Art Toronto, London Design Festival, Digital Arts, Elle Italia, Al Jazeera, Made in Arts London, and Secret 7". She has worked on projects for NASA, V&A Museum, Coca-Cola, UN Women, YLabs, Herald, and Red Bull amongst others.
Abbasi completed her Masters in Illustration and Visual Media from the University of the Arts London (UAL) in 2015, where she was the recipient of the Vice Chancellor's International Scholarship. She did her Bachelor's in Communication Design from Indus Valley School of Art and Architecture in 2012. In her full-time roles, Abbasi has worked as a Graphic Designer at Ogilvy, as Manager Design and Brand, and Internal Communications Manager at the British Council, and is currently working as a Graphic Design and Communications Specialist at CareRx in Canada.
Abbasi enjoys indie music, travelling, going to gigs, cycling, watching art documentaries, screen-printing and spoiling her cat.
Currently open to freelance and exhibit opportunities in Canada.
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SELECT CLIENTS AND COLLABS
UAL x Art Toronto
NASA / Channel 4
Ladybird Books / London Design Festival
Coca-Cola / Ogilvy
Vasl Artists Association
Made in Arts London