Mariyeh Mushtaq is an independent researcher and women’s rights activist who runs Kashmir Pop Art, a digital art project about Kashmiri people, places, history, and politics. The project advocates for the accessibility of digital art-making for women who create resistance and political art. All of the artwork from Kashmir Pop Art is made in MS Word.
Mushtaq received a Cultures of Resistance Award (CoR Award) and is using the award to support her work making art as a form of resistance activism, including purchasing a graphics tablet, a stylus, and a camera.
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