Photograph of Nevine at The School of Sufi Teaching exhibited at the National Portrait Gallery

Suleika Mueller

A portrait photograph of Nevine in front of the School of Sufi Teaching taken by Suleika Mueller was shortlisted for the Taylor Wessing Photographic Portrait Prize 2022, taking place at the National Portrait Gallery 27 October - 18 December 2022.

Congratulations to Suleika Mueller for being selected to exhibit 2 portrait photographs, including 1 of Nevine as part of the Taylor Wessing Photographic Portrait Prize 2022.

The portrait was 1 of a series of photographs the artist took of Nevine at The School of Sufi Teaching in Bethnal Green.


Suleika is a London-based artist whose work attempts to cross boundaries and create bridges. Creating more nuanced and authentic Muslim portrayals and stories, as well as educating and challenging harmful stereotypes are central to her practice. Suleika is passionate about finding unity in diversity, her intimate imagery explores themes such as spiritual practices, transcendental experiences, various forms of communities as well as the human condition. www.suleikamueller.com