Nika Mamedova

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Why did you make this work:
I was commissioned by the Illustration Department at The University For The Creative Arts in Farnham, to create a mural in the hallway. I wanted this piece to be something that brightened up the student experience for both returning and new students. I chose the theme to represent the feeling of community and togetherness, the diverse students and the bonds you make that live on after graduating.

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How did you make this work:
Started by roughly mapping out the mural design and proceeded to paint directly onto the wall using wall paints.

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University For The Creative Arts

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University For The Creative Arts
MA Illustration
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Nika Mamedova is a Freelance illustrator based in London originally from Azerbaijan. She creates bold, colourful illustrations in a contemporary style. Influences are taken from the every day, looking for fleeting moments to give vibrant life to. Nika studied a BA in Illustration at UCA from 2016-2020 and continued to do an MA from 2020-2021.