Rajab Ali Sayed 'Just Kids'

by Unicorn Gallery

Rajab Ali Sayed is a contemporary painter based in Los Angeles, California. He received his BFA from the National College of Arts in Lahore, Pakistan in 2013, and his MFA from the University of Houston, TX in 2017. He attended Augustana University in Sioux Falls, SD as a Fulbright Exchange Scholar (2011) and completed the Sam and Adele Golden Foundation Residency (2017) and Vermont Studio Center Residency (2017).

He was an artist in-residence at Otis College of Art and Design in Los Angeles (2019) and his painting Partition was commissioned by the City of West Hollywood to be reproduced as mural on vinyl and is presently on view at the West Hollywood Public Library through December 2020. He has also taught drawing and painting at The University of Houston (2017), Art League Houston (2018). He is currently a part of the performing arts faculty at Bridges Academy in Studio City, LA.

Rajab's impressive body of work has exhibited at Barbara Davis Gallery, Houston TX, Bank of America Center, Houston TX, Lawndale Art Center, Houston TX, Craighead Green, Dallas, TX, Viridian Artists, NYC, 1969 Gallery NYC, and Unicorn Gallery, Karachi, Pakistan. He recently participated in the virtual group show, Animal Nitrate (2020) featured on Artsy. His works have been published in Friend of The Artist Magazine (2017) and Create Magazine (2018).