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b. 1969, Pakistan

Shahzia Sikander Biography

Shahzia Sikander is a Pakistani national, born in Lahore.  Working in drawing, painting, animation, installation, and video, Sikander’s work employs ideas that are often subversive and polemical in nature.  Her process-based work is concerned with examining the forces at stake in contested cultural and political histories. 

Shahzia Sikander Featured Artworks

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Mirrored by Shahzia Sikander contemporary artwork
Shahzia SikanderMirrored, 2019Ink and gouache on paper
196.9 x 129.9 cm
Sean Kelly Contact Gallery
Empire Follows Art: States of Agitation 2 by Shahzia Sikander contemporary artwork
Shahzia SikanderEmpire Follows Art: States of Agitation 2, 2018Ink and gouache on paper
40.6 x 30.5 cm
Sean Kelly Contact Gallery
Promiscuous Intimacies by Shahzia Sikander contemporary artwork
Shahzia SikanderPromiscuous Intimacies, 2020Patinated bronze
106.7 x 61 x 45.7 cm
Sean Kelly Contact Gallery
Embrace by Shahzia Sikander contemporary artwork
Shahzia SikanderEmbrace, 2020Graphite on paper
43.2 x 27.9 cm
Sean Kelly Contact Gallery
Yin Yang by Shahzia Sikander contemporary artwork
Shahzia SikanderYin Yang, 2020Ink, gouache on hand prepared paper
208.3 x 129.5 cm
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Adrienne Rich: Prospective Immigrants Please Note by Shahzia Sikander contemporary artwork
Shahzia SikanderAdrienne Rich: Prospective Immigrants Please Note, 2019Ink and gouache on paper
40.6 x 29.2 cm
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Adrienne Rich: I Dream I’m the Death of Orpheus by Shahzia Sikander contemporary artwork
Shahzia SikanderAdrienne Rich: I Dream I’m the Death of Orpheus, 2019Ink and gouache on paper
40.6 x 29.2 cm
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Adrienne Rich: Cartographies of Silence by Shahzia Sikander contemporary artwork
Shahzia SikanderAdrienne Rich: Cartographies of Silence, 2019Ink and gouache on paper
40.6 x 29.2 cm
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Shahzia Sikander Current & Recent Exhibitions

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