by Fabliha Anbar
Instagram is a hot-spot to find incredible artists that’ll leave you feeling creatively inspired. Here are 3 artists of color that you need to check out now on Instagram.
1. Moshtari Hilal
Hilal is a visual artist born in Kabul, Afghanistan and based in Hamburg and Berlin. Her minimalistic work are drawn with black lines, which symbolizes to the black-haired body. She says that, “she describes her current artistic practice as reconciliation with negated beauty.”
You can check out Moshtari Hilal’s work out on Instagram here.
2. Patricia Renee’ Thomas
Thomas is a Philadelphia based drawer, painter and art educator. In her colorful and vibrant artwork, she says she “uses historical references of blackness, from experience and research to further investigate the meaning of beauty in Westernized figure painting, and to remedy the years of subliminal demonizing of her skin.”
Check out Patricia’s work on Instagram here.
3. Jasmin Cañas
Jasmin Cañas is a visual artist from San Francisco. She works with a full spectrum of color and iridescent acrylic paints. Her work inspired by her vibrant neighborhood, colorful family and inspirational travels.
Check out Jasmin’s work on Instagram.