Srinagar: Following her father’s footstep, Falak Zehra hailing from Lal Bazar area of Srinagar is creating a name for herself in the art field.
Talking with news agency—Kashmir News Observer (KNO), Falak, an artist, said that she draws her inspiration from her father.
“Whenever I saw my father doing some artistic stuff, I was keen to know about it. So, when my father realized my interest in the art, he started to make me understand things better and provided a helping hand,” she said.
“Art is usually about self-expression because artists have to feel strongly enough about something and then try and put it into a form that they and others can come to terms with,” she said.
Zehra said that her parents always had her back. “It is just because of them I am living the world of my dreams,” she said.
“I have done my basic schooling in Eves Garden Srinagar, then Higher Education Kothi Bagh. Then, I decided to make my career in the art field and I joined Institution of Music and Fine Arts in Kashmir University,” she said.
“There is a lot of talent in Kashmiri youth but they need proper care, counselling and infrastructure — (KNO)