Latifah Al-Said is an artist of British and Omani heritage, born in London and raised in the Middle East and England. Her work touches on themes of loss, memory, identity, and violence on the human body. Human rights are very important subject for her, and as an artist she records and bears witness, painting what she sees and giving a visual interpretation to the events going on in the world.
Her work shows the strength and frailty of the human body, and questions her sense of identity. She connects with the viewer though her images, to enter into a conversation on social and political world issues that affect us all as humans, regardless of race, religion or gender.