Illustrator & Designer @ OCEÁ

Samya Arif is an illustrator and graphic designer who works in a variety of media. After graduating from the Indus Valley School of Art & Architecture in Design in 2010, her focus has evolved towards visual art and illustration, widely pertaining to album cover art and varied illustration work. While creating artworks for various music acts, she has also been a part of the electronic music collective, Forever South, as artist, designer and DJ.

Samya has also worked on various international projects such as the Mumbai based Taxi Fabric, her designs for which were featured in the British band Coldplay’s video, the London based One Beat Zines collective, the US Embassy in Nepal and is a regular illustrator at Pakistan’s renowned Herald magazine. Samya Arif currently lives and works in Karachi, Pakistan and is a part time professor at the Indus Valley School of Art & Architecture.