Baar Baar dekho, Hazaar Baar dekho
So many us have seen the famous image of Hollywood Icon Marilyn Monroe standing over a New York City air vent. After so many years people are getting attracted to a new image of Marilyn. This new image is quite Desi...
Yes, Ms Monroe has been transformed into a 'Desi Haseena', she is wearing a brightly colored, flowery printed angarkha, her hair in a beautiful paranda, with gold juhmkas in her ears and chappals on her feet. As soon as the image went viral, through social media it was an instant hit. People all over the globe started praising the artist Summaiya Jillani, she named that particular piece as “Baar baar daikho, hazaar baar daikho”.
The talented artist is a resident of Karachi,Pakistan.A graduate of Visual Arts department of Karachi University. Jillani is a 'pop-artist', her inspiration the rich culture of her country, especially of her city of lights...
She has given other famous artists like Farida Khalo and Beatles, also a Desi-makeover.
Jillani has added her artistic touches to the brochure of musical program Coke Studio.
( thanks Amna Alam Husain for the introduction)