Born in Karachi in 1989, Mahmil completed her 0 Levels from the Indus Academy School and her A Levels from the Lyceum School. Being an artist had never crossed her mind until she undertook a course at FACTS. She went on to secure a BFA in painting from the Indus Valley School of Art and Architecture and graduated with Distinction in 2013. After her thesis show at IVSAA, Mahmil went on to participate in various group shows, Emerging Talent” at V.M. Art Gallery, a group exhibit at the KLF 2014 and “Slightly Lucid” at Koel Gallery. Mahmil has also Interned at the World Academy School as a substitute teacher in 2009 and plans on establishing her own art institute.