BlueFigArt - Wedad Bakr
Born and raised in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, Wedad Saleh Albakr holds a degree in Arabic Literature and a Diploma in Fine Arts. She is one of the founding members of both the Alittijahat Alfanniya group, and Albaylasan Art Centers, and is a member of the Bahrain Art Society. She has participated in many fine arts exhibitions in Saudi Arabia and abroad. Her first permanent exhibition has recently been opened in Alhokama Eye Specialist, Riyadh. Wedad uses many types of media in her painting but is recognized mostly for her pastel and acrylic paintings. Upon being an artist, Wedad Albakr wishes to change people's perspective towards Muslim women through her art, which reflects her love and compassion for others.