b. 1987 - Karachi, Pakistan
Works in Los Angeles, CA
2009 BFA, Art Practice (with honors) - University of California, Berkeley, CA
BA, Peace & Conflict Studies - University of California, Berkeley, CA
RESIDENCIES & AWARDS
2017 Chalk Hill Artist Residency, Healdsburg, CA
Imagery Estate Winery Artist Label Program
Hilbert Museum of California Art at Chapman University, Orange, CA
Imagery Estate Winery, Glen Ellen, CA
Private collections worldwide
SOLO & 2-PERSON EXHIBITIONS
2018 Fenomenal, LAUNCH LA, Los Angeles, CA
2016 She Was Just a Dream (2-person), Washington Reid Gallery, Culver City, CA
2014 Flawless, Los Gatos Beauty Bar, Los Gatos, CA
2012 Before the Leap, UP Collective, Austin, TX
2005 IB Art Senior Exhibition, Hanoi Hilton Hotel, Hanoi, Vietnam
SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS
2018 Art Essex's Los Angeles Invitational, George Billis, Culver City, CA (Juror: Tressa Williams of George Billis)
Stripes, BG Gallery, Santa Monica, CA
Patterns, Cactus Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
Memories on Location, Keystone Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
2017 Startup Art Fair, Hotel del Sol, San Francisco, CA
5th Annual Coaster Show, La Luz de Jesus Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
Spacial Recognition, Finishing Concepts, Los Angeles, CA
Cratedigger Vol. 2, Gabba Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
2016 Bold Beauty, Pilates & Arts, Los Angeles, CA
4th Annual Coaster Show, La Luz de Jesus Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
Solidarity, Lamperouge Gallery, Los Angeles, CA Time Machine, Hive Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
2015 Los Angeles Art Association’s 2015 Open Show, Gallery 825, Los Angeles, CA (Juror: Leslie Jones of LACMA)
7th Annual 50|50 Show, Sanchez Art Center, Pacifica, CA (Juror: Trish Bransten of Rena Bransten Projects)
The Endangered, Studio Bongiorno, Santa Clara, CA
2012 Building Home, Phoenix Trades Depot, Austin, TX
East of SX Showcase, UP Collective, Austin, TX
PRESS & PUBLICATIONS
2018 Voyage LA, May 14, 2018
Singulart Magazine, April 16, 2018
Art and Cake Magazine, March 1, 2018
Pop Ellay, February 18, 2018
Artillery Magazine, February 8, 2018
2017 Apéro International Fine Art Catalogue, November 2017 issue
Modern Art Blitz, Episode #63
2016 Art and Cake Magazine, August 29, 2016
2014 "Where Are You From? Art Education for Third Culture Kids," College of Fine Arts, University of Florida. November 2014.
2019 Curator, The Nothing That Is, Brand Art Center, Glendale, CA, November.
2018 "Workshop: Inner & Outer Echo Systems," Building Bridges Art Exchange, Santa Monica, CA, June 10.
Curator, Memories on Location, Keystone Gallery, Los Angeles, CA, February.
Artist Talk, Fenomenal, LAUNCH LA, Los Angeles, CA, February 17.
2017 "Workshop: Art Sharing a la Feminist Critique," Avenue 50 Studio, Los Angeles, CA, June 3.
Artist Talk, Bold Beauty, Pilates & Arts, Los Angeles, CA, January 7.
2016 Guest Curator, Blank Canvas 5 Benefit Show, Washington Reid Gallery, Culver City, CA, December.
2012 “Workshop: Explorations in Color & Texture,” Informal Classes at University of Texas, Austin, January 23– February 27.
2011 "Workshop: Introduction to Drawing & Painting," Hospitality House Community Arts Program, San Francisco, CA, May-July.
2009 “Workshop: Art as a Grounding Practice,” Shinnyo-en Foundation & Cal Corps Public Service at the University of California, Berkeley, CA, April 11.
Keystone Art Space, Los Angeles, CA | 2017-present
Los Angeles Art Association, Los Angeles, CA | 2016
City Art Cooperative Gallery, San Francisco, CA | 2015
Christine Rasmussen Art, Owner & Artist, Los Angeles, CA, 2011 – present
My Art Resources, Guest Contributor, Santa Clara County, CA, 2016-2017
Women and Their Work Gallery, Preparator & Gallery Attendant, Austin, TX, 2011-2012
Mexic-Arte Museum, Art Instructor, Austin, TX, 2011-2012
T.E.N.T: Temescal Entertainers’ Neighborhood Theatrics, Event Coordinator, Oakland, CA, 2011
A.L.I.C.E.: Arts and Literacy in Children’s Education, Teaching Artist, Oakland, CA, 2010-2011