Iasmin Omar Ata

Iasmin Omar Ata

Iasmin Omar Ata is a Middle Eastern / Muslim / epileptic comics artist, game designer, and illustrator whose work revolves around the themes of coping with illness, understanding identity, dismantling oppressive structures, and Arab-Islamic futurism. Their recent graphic novel, Mis(h)adra, is a searingly honest and vivid account of epileptic lived experience that has resonated with readers and reviewers alike. Iasmin thrives on dedication, dreams, and hard work — and believes wholeheartedly in the healing power of art.