Born in 1992, Rabia Farooqui is currently a Karachi based visual artist. She received her BFA from the Indus Valley School of Art and Architecture, Karachi in 2015. Rabia majored in Miniature Painting and has taken part in numerous exhibitions nationally and internationally as well.
In March 2017 she was selected to represent Pakistan in an artist residency by the name of Green Olive Art based in Morocco for Convergence 2017 where she took part in an open studio event along with seven other artists belonging to countries all over the world.
Similarly, in April 2018, she participated in another artist Residency by the name of Zaratan-Arte Contemporanea in Lisbon- Portugal where she exhibited her work by the end of the residency program.
She had her first Solo exhibition in July 2017 at Sanat Gallery and will be having her second Solo exhibition at O-Art Space in Lahore.
She is also the Creative Director at Nadia Farooqui, a luxury clothing brand based in Karachi. At present, she is involved with various artistic projects as well as working on her next body of work.