We travel to Jordan to meet Fahrelnissa Zeid’s family and friends, and better understand the artist’s inspirations



Turkish princess and artist Fahrelnissa Zeid is best known for her large-scale abstract compositions blending Byzantine, Islamic and Western influences. See those closest to the artist explore her exceptional character and life.

Fahrelnissa Zeid is on at Tate Modern 13 June – 8 October 2017