Ever since the Taliban took over Afghanistan, situations have been quite uncertain there. And outsiders like us cannot understand the pain and fear that the people living there are dealing with.

That’s why Shamsia Hassani, a painter has been showing how the situation in Afghanistan is through her art. Scroll down to have a look.




Meet Shamsia Hassani, a painter who has taught at Kabul University and is considered Afghanistan’s first female street artist

She got into it in 2010 after going to a graffiti workshop led by UK artist CHU

Since then, Hassani has developed a unique style and painted her trademark character — a woman with her eyes shut and no mouth — all over the country

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