What inspires a young Muslim Australian artist in 2021? Get the lowdown from Abdul Abdullah.
No suit. Sleeping in. Getting to choose your own hours.
Artist life sounds pretty good on paper.
But as Abdul Abdullah explains, in the real world, it’s a bit more complicated.
Abdul has been living and working as an artist for over 10 years now.
He’s also a seventh generation Muslim Australian who grew up in Perth and is now based in Sydney, New South Wales.
In the Lowdown, Abdul chats about life as a young Muslim Australian artist in 2021.
As Abdul says, while there are many benefits like no crazy bosses, you need focus and self-discipline to make it work.
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