Misha Abbas is a Pakistani, Saudi Arabian born artist and designer focused on garment construction, textile experimentation and socially engaged art as the core mediums of her work. Her current body of work explores identity and its relation to site and other bodies concentrating on South Asia and the Middle East. Her process is research based and draws from historical narratives, clothing and craft practices
Sustainability is a framework that has been central in shaping her design practice and situating the impact of her work at a global scale. She practices sustainability through the exploration of materials, making processes and site conditions. She looks at environmental impact through the lens of a fashion designer and community artist, intersections that make her practice whole.