“Everything is connected, and balance is key. I create to express the voice of nature and challenge the viewer's perception of reality.”
Patricia Daher’s work is autobiographical , and explores the connectivity between the state of the environment and emotional states. The connection of everything and the necessity of caring for the environment are truths voiced through her work. Daher uses art as a medium to express unseen worlds felt through empathy, and creates in a style which embraces the forms and vibrant colors of nature. Media and techniques include :paintings, drawings, installations, digital art, performance, and sculpture.
Patricia Daher is a New York-based multidisciplinary artist and environmental activist. Born in 1988, New York, and raised between Beirut and New York. Daher studied Mathematics Theory and Fine Arts at Hunter College. She also carries an MA in Art Market Studies from the Fashion Institute of Technology.
Daher began her career aspiring to be a professor of Mathematics to then pursue a very different path in the Studio Arts. Living in a diverse city as New York compelled her to learn more about eastern and ancient world religions, which sparked her interest in alternative healing methods, such as Reiki. Daher also learned textile weaving at the Japan Traditional Textile Foundation in Kyoto, Japan. She recently worked as a private consultant to a member of the United Nations, on projects in relation to preserving the environment . Daher's work has been exhibited at various galleries in New York, of which NeueHouse and Biggercode Gallery. She is the recipient of the Global Diversity Fellowship, the Wave Scholarship, and the Catalyst scholarship award. Her work has been published in Hyperallergic and a few books such as Drawing with Dynamic Perspective by Meryl Rosner.