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Baseera Khan  Prayer (prostrating in submission five times a day to an entity outside of your body)  Screen printing and collage  30 x 44 in

Baseera Khan
Prayer (prostrating in submission five times a day to an entity outside of your body)
Screen printing and collage

30 x 44 in

Baseera Khan is a New York-based artist whose work shares experiences of exile and kinship shaped by economics, pop cultural, and political situations. She mixes consumerism with spirituality and treats decolonial histories, practices, and archives as geographies of the future. Khan has installed work at Aspen Museum of Art, Sculpture Center’s In Practice: Another Echoexhibition (2018),Participant Inc's exhibition iamuslima(2017) that toured to Moudy Gallery at Texas Christian University (2017) and Fine Arts Center of Colorado College (2017-18). She performed at Whitney Museum of Art, Queens Museum, and ArtPop Montreal International Music Festival (2017). Khan is a current artist in residence at Pioneer Works (2018-19). Khan is an alumni of Skowhegan School of Painting and Sculpture (2014) and is a recipient of NYSCA/NYFA (2018). She is published in Artforum Magazine, Art in America, Bomb Magazine, The Brooklyn Rail, Unbag, and TDR: The Drama Review. She received an M.F.A. at Cornell University (2012) and B.F.A. from the University of North Texas (2005).