Naziha Salim was an Iraqi artist, educator and author.

Naziha Salim was described as the first Iraqi woman who anchored the pillars of Iraqi contemporary art by the country's president

A Google Doodle will be displayed on April 23, 2022 (today) to honor Naziha Salim's life and work

On April 23, Doodle shows Salam holding a brush and a composition of her work

He was born in Istanbul, Turkey in 1927 to a family of Iraqi artists

Her father was a painter and her mother was an embroidery artist.

She studied art at Baghdad's Fine Arts Institute and the École Nationale Supérieure des Beaux-Art in Paris.

Today, Salim’s artwork is on display at the Sharjah Art Museum and the Modern Art Iraqi Archive.

Today's doodle is dedicated to Salim's artwork and a celebration of her long-standing contributions to the art world!

Naziha Salim was an Iraqi artist, educator and author.