Leyla Rzayeva is a multimedia artist living and working in the San Francisco Bay Area. She earned her BFA from Maryland Institute College of Art and a Professional Printer Certificate from Tamarind Institute, University of New Mexico. Leyla is a member of the Friendship Assembly [Mejlisi-Üns], a Baku-based artist collective; participant of the Saloon Network Cultural Exchange Residency in Dresden, Germany (2022); Artist-In-Residence at Kala Art Institute (2022).
Leyla’s research and practice bring the personal knowledge of contemporary culture of West Asia to resonate in the development of a post-colonial identity in her community, challenging ideas of belonging and authentic expression.
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