Karima Baadilla

Karima Baadilla has exhibited widely across Australia with her works held in a number of private collections both locally and internationally. In 2021 Baadilla won the Mark Brabham Emerging Artist Award presented as part of the Klytie Pate Ceramics Awards. In 2020 she was a finalist for a number of art prizes including the prestigious Bayside Acquisitive Prize (VIC), The Stanthorpe Art Prize (QLD), Muswellbrook Art Prize (NSW), and Collie Art Prize (WA). Karima was also the recipient of the Maribyrnong Rapid Grant funded by The City of Maribyrnong (VIC) and The Sidney Myer Grant funded by The Myer Foundation in 2020. Most recently in 2022 Baadilla launched her first solo exhibition at Footscray Arts Centre (VIC) as a culmination of their residency program ‘RESIDENCE’ which she was selected as a participant for at the end of 2021.

Let’s Pull Things Apart Together: 7 Works by Karima Baadilla

My painting practice explores the emotional and psychological aspects of a person’s life, and is informed by my own quest to find my place in the world as a migrant settler in Australia.

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