Cover Art Contest 2017: Honourable Mention

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June Barrage, winner of the 2017 Cover Art Contest

June Barrage won the honourable mention in our 2017 Cover Art Contest with her series of paintings.

“Uncovered”
2017, Acrylic and oil on Canvas
4ft x 4ft

“Veiled”
2017, Acrylic and oil on Canvas
4ft x 4ft

“Warped”
2017, Acrylic and oil on Canvas
5ft x 7ft

June Barrage (b.1995) is from Beirut, Lebanon. While pursuing her BFA at Queen’s University, her work has revolved around visual manifestations of the practice of veiling and societal restrictions on women in the Islamic diaspora. She questions what is it to be a Muslim in this modern day and age. You can see more of her work at https://www.instagram.com/junebarrage_art/

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