Abdul Abdullah

I’m interested in the disjuncture between perception/projection of identity and the reality of lived experience.

Artist Gallery

Open Studio artists are invited to curate their own Artist Gallery to display artworks by artists that inspire them. Explore the artworks that Abdul Abdullah selected from the QAGOMA Collection.

Artist Space

The Artist Space is a micro-version of the artist’s own studio. Explore images of the space to gain insights into the artist’s process.

Artist Interviews

Learn more about Abdul Abdullah by watching artist interviews filmed in Open Studio. Abdul discusses the influences on his work and how the idea of being “an outsider among outsiders” drives his practice.

Artist Tutorials

Consider the meaning of objects as symbols and how they can be combined with portraits to communicate something unexpected in these two tutorials.