Veiling is a term that has been used to describe various forms of clothing including headscarves (hijab), face-veils (niqab) and the all encompassing face and body garment (burqa). It has a long and complex history which pre-dates Islam by thousands of years.
My name is Amna. I co-founded the Auburn Tigers women’s team, which is now the Auburn Giants Australian Football Club.
Curator Glynis Jones discusses how her interest in modest fashion styles became an exhibition exploring the intersection of faith and fashion.
I’m extremely proud of being a representative and a voice for Islam and will never shy away from being identified as a proud Muslim Australian woman.