PARTICIPANT / Marium Sohail

  • Name Marium Sohail
  • Country India
  • Vocation Not Available
  • Education Not Available
Born in Rawalpindi, Pakistan, 1979

Lives and works in Bangalore, India

Selected Exhibitions
2016   The Missing One, curated by Nada Raza, Office for Contemporary Art Norway, Oslo
2015   Sweet Subjunctive, GALLERYSKE, New Delhi

All The World’s Futures, 56th Venice Biennale, curated by Okwul Enwezor, Venice

Constructs Constructions, curated by Roobina Karode, Kiran Nadar Museum of Art, New Delhi

2014   The C(h)roma Show, Croma, retail electronics store, Bangalore

Accidental Excavations, Greynoise, Dubai (solo)

Relieving Context, Berlin Biennale – 8, curated by Juan A. Gaitan, Berlin

2013   Brooding Protagonist, solo project at Discoveries, Art Basel, Hong Kong with GALLERYSKE

Delhi inaugural show, GALLERYSKE, New Delhi

Extra/Ordinary, 37 Do-It-Yourself Art Ideas For Free, curated by Rashid Rana, Canvas Gallery, Karachi

Triple Feature, Tilton Gallery, New York

2011   Breakdown of Shorter Concerns, GALLERYSKE, Bangalore (solo)
2010   Her Work is Never Done, curated by Bose Krishnamachari, Gallery BMB, Mumbai
2009   fig. 1, GALLERYSKE, Bangalore (solo)
2007   Sites of Substance, curated by Salima Hashmi as one of ten inaugural shows of the National Gallery of Art, Islamabad

Sohni Dharti, curated by Adeela Suleman at Shanaakht Festival, Arts Council, Karachi

Some Blind Alleys, curated by Ina Puri, Anant Art Gallery, Delhi, India

2006   256 Shades (VASL Pakistan and Artist Commune Hong Kong), VM Art Gallery, Karachi

Places Real and Imagined, curated by Atteqa Ali, Al Hamra Art Centre, Lahore

Flights of Fancy, curated by Quddus Mirza, Royaat Art Gallery, Lahore

2005   Voices, Exhibition of Young Artists (Pakistan Development Forum), curated by Naiza Khan and Saima Zaidi, Jinnah Convention Centre and World Bank office, Islamabad
2003   Around the Miniatures – 2, curated by Quddus Mirza, Canvas Art Gallery, Karachi

Show of recent graduates teaching at universities, curated by Quddus Mirza, Canvas Gallery, Karachi

2002   Kara Sculpture show, Alliance Francaise, Karachi

Four person show, Alliance Francaise, Karachi

2001   Degree show, Indus Valley School of Art and Architecture, Karachi

Show of upcoming artists, Alliance Francaise, Karachi

Kara Film Festival, Karachi

Workshops and Residencies
2016   Han Nefkens Residency, Barcelona
2007   Tanera Mor International Artist’s Workshop, Scotland, UK
2005   Khoj International Artist’s Workshop, Mumbai
Public Projects
2002   Aar Paar, An artist-initiated public art project between artists from India and Pakistan, facilitated by Shilpa Gupta (India) and Huma Mulji (Pakistan)
Other work
2005-2008   Lecturer / Assistant Professor, School of Visual Art, Beaconhouse National University, Lahore
2002-2003   Lecturer, Indus Valley School of Art and Architecture, Karachi
1998-2001   Bachelor in Fine Arts, Indus Valley School of Art and Architecture, Karachi


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