Layla Jabbari
A journey through the UK asylum system

A postcard project sold to send to MPs to demonstrate against current asylum policies in the UK.


Un-commissioned | New Talent

How were your illustrations used? :
Social Media Campaign

How did you make this work:
Made in response to Refugee week to illustrate the journey asylum seekers takes through the UK system. Images, produced as postcards are part of a campaign to raise awareness of government policies and sold as packs with info for people to write to their MP. Each postcard illustrates an anonymous quote from refugees/asylum seeker and all money made from sales went to the Refugee Council.

Social Media:

Personal Website:

Falmouth University Online

Currently Based:
United Kingdom (UK)

Layla Jabbari is an illustrator based in Hull, UK. She is currently studying at the University of Falmouth. She has worked for clients such as the Energy and Environment Institute at the University of Hull and has had work published in Artists Responding To magazine. Her work responds to her environment and the people she meets.