Khadija Jahmila

Khadija Jahmila Essential Workers, hand-cut paper collage, 2020, artwork_ 10 x 16 .png

An Afro-Caribbean mixed-media artist and entrepreneur. With a Bachelor of Science in Forensic Biology and three years experience as an assemblage artist, Khadija presents her surreal and futuristic original collage artworks, art prints, and retailable products; including her popular “Back to Love, Back to Cosmology” zodiac series. Specializing in cut-paper and digital collage, Khadija’s Afrofuturistic creations reassert the humanity, beauty, intersectionality, and otherworldliness of the African diaspora. 

She has been awarded the NextGen Award, 2020 by VisArts Rockville, MD. Her work has been exhibited in group shows in Washington, DC and Maryland, including Dupont Underground; Capitol Hill Arts Workshop; Howard Theatre; and VisArts; and featured in retail shops.