Farheen Fatima (b.1994) is a self-taught photographer and visual artist based in Chandigarh, India. She holds a Master's degree in History of Art from Panjab University, Chandigarh. Her work explores the themes of nostalgia and complexities that govern human longing for tenderness. Through her lens, she meditates on these themes and finds her own voice.
She is the recipient of The Toto Photography Award, 2022, and her work has been shortlisted for the Kuala Lumpur Photo Awards Portrait Prize, 2022. Her photographs have been exhibited in Spain, Malaysia, Germany, the United States, at the Sharjah Art Foundation, UAE; and the 8th All India Women Artists’ Contemporary Art Exhibition, India. Her photo series, 'Meet Me In The Garden', was exhibited at the PHOTOINK booth, India Art Fair, 2023 in New Delhi.
Farheen's photographs have also been featured by Apple, Getty Images Reportage, and VSCO. Her work has been published in Better Photography India, Vogue India, Verve India, Grazia India, The Bengaluru Review, and Homegrown India. Additionally, she has co-authored a poetry book titled, 'Private Maps' published by Human/Kind Press in Wilmington, United States.