Ibtisam Tasnim Zaman

Ibtisam Tasnim Zaman is a Black lesbian American multidisciplinary intersectional feminist artist. She calls herself a poet-painter. Her work draws inspiration from Persian Islamic geometric art, Indian classical art, surrealism, and magical realism. Originally from Tulsa, Okla., Ibtisam moved at age 6 to England, followed by the United Arab Emirates. She now lives in New York City, where she works as a full-time artist. Find more works by Ibtisam here.

Gladys Bentley

Gladys Bentley Gladys Bentley

Talent, boldness, courage.

May 4, 2022 / OppArt / Ibtisam Tasnim Zaman

Black Power

Black Power Black Power

Angela Davis, vigil in a vase.

Apr 27, 2022 / OppArt / Ibtisam Tasnim Zaman

Black Lily

Black Lily Black Lily

Fannie Lou Hamer, civil rights crusader.

Mar 2, 2022 / OppArt / Ibtisam Tasnim Zaman