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HUMA MULJI :: BIO :: MAIN :: BIBLIOGRAPHY

hmulji@yahoo.com

 

Notes on the work
Complete CV

 

 

Current or Upcoming Exhibitions:

 

2013 Abraaj Group Art Prize, Art Dubai, UAE.

2013 A Beautiful Life, Sining Makiling Gallery, University of the Philippines, Los Banos.

 

Selected Past Exhibitions:

2013

Salaam Bombay: Beauty and Chaos in the Urban Environment, Twelve Gates Gallery, Philadelphia, USA.

2012

Frieze Art Fair, London, Project 88.

Hong Kong International Art Fair, Project 88, Mumbai. A Beautiful Life, Creative Hinkley (Hinkley, UK)

A Beautiful Life, The Pier-2 Art District, Kaohsiung, Taiwan.

2011

Twilight, Project 88, Mumbai, India.

A Beautiful Life,South Hill Park, Bracknell, UK.

Studio Dispatches, Art Dubai, UAE.

2010

Failure to Yield, ConcentArt, Berlin, Germany.

The Rising Tide, Mohatta Palace Museum, Karachi, Pakistan.

Reprise, Aicon Gallery, New York, USA.

Form and Phenomenon, Project 88, Mumbai, India.

Crystal Palace and Other Follies, Rohtas 2, Lahore, Pakistan

Home and the World, Aicon Gallery, New York, USA

Hong Kong Art Fair 2010, Project 88, Hall 3, Stand H04, Hong Kong Convention Centre.

The Empire Strikes Back, Saatchi Gallery, London, UK.

Where Three Dreams Cross: 150 Year of Photography from India , Pakistan and Bangladesh, Whitechapel Gallery, London, Fotomuseum Winterthur, Switzerland.

As The Land Expands, Al Riwaq Art Space, Adliya, Kingdom of Bahrain.

2009

Ressemble Reassemble, Devi Art Foundation, New Delhi, India.

Hanging Fire: contemporary art from Pakistan, Asia Society, NY, USA.

Celebrating Karachi, IAP, Expo Center, Karachi.

High Rise, Elementa Gallery, Dubai, UAE.

Shanakht Project, The Arts Council, Karachi.

Going Places, Sameera Raja Gallery, Karachi.

Art Dubai 2009, Gallerie 88 FZCO, B10, Dubai, UAE.

Half-Life, Zahoor-ul-Akhlaq Gallery, NCA, Lahore.

2008 6 Degrees of Separation: Chaos or congruence, Anant Gallery, New Delhi, India.

Farewell to Post Colonialism, Third Guangzhou Triennial, Guangdong Museum of Art, China.

Desperately Seeking Paradise, Pakistan Pavillion, ART DUBAI, UAE.

2007 Moving Ahead, Sculpture in Pakistan, NAG, Islamabad.

Contemporary Art from Pakistan, Thomas Erben Gallery, New York, USA.

Destination Asia: Non-strict correspondence, by Indian and Pakistani artists, Soros Center for Contemporary Art-Almaty , Kazikhistan.

2006 256 Shades, V.M. Art Gallery, Karachi.

Sub-Contingent, Fondazionne Sandretto Re Rauburg, Torino, Italy.

Flights of Fancy, Royaat Gallery, Lahore, Pakistan.

2005 Scope London, London, UK.

Beyond Borders, Art from Pakistan, NGMA, Mumbai, India.

Sirf Tum, Rohtas Gallery, Lahore.

2004 Along the X Axis, Exhibition of Digital Art, Delhi, India.

Biography


Huma Mulji was born in Karachi, Pakistan, in 1970. She completed her Bachelors in Fine Art (Sculpture and Printmaking) from the Indus Valley School of Art and Architecture in 1995 and a Masters in Fine Art  (New Media Arts), from Transart Institut, Berlin, acrredited by Donau-Universität Krems, Austria, in 2010. Mulji's participation in recent selected exhibitions includes “Twilight”, a solo show at Project 88, Mumbai, India, 2011, “The Rising Tide”, Mohatta Palace Museum, Karachi, 2010, “Where three Dreams Cross”. Whitechapel Gallery, London, UK, 2010, “The Empire Strikes Back”, The Saatchi Gallery, 2010. In 2009 “Hanging Fire: Contemporary Art from Pakistan, at Asia Society, NY, in 2008, Half-Life, a two person show at the Zahoor ul Akhlaq Gallery, Lahore, and Farewell to Post Colonialism, Third Guangzhou Triennial, Guangdong Museum of Art, China; Desperately Seeking Paradise, Pakistan Pavillion, ART DUBAI, UAE and Arabian Delight, Rohtas Gallery, Lahore. In 2007 Take Away, Zahoor-ul-Akhlaque Gallery, National College of Art, Lahore; “Outside the Cube”, National Art Gallery, Islamabad; Contemporary Art from Pakistan, Thomas Erben Gallery, New York, USA; Destination Asia: Non-strict correspondence, by Indian and Pakistani artists, Soros Center for Contemporary Art-Almaty, Kazikhistan and in 2006 256 Shades, V.M. Art Gallery, Karachi; Sub-Contingent, Fondazionne Sandretto Re Rauburg, Torino, Italy and Flights of Fancy, Royaat Gallery, Lahore, Pakistan. Mulji is the recipient of the Abraaj Group Art Prize 2013. She lives in Lahore, and teaches at the School of Visual Arts and Design at  Beaconhouse National University.