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About

My parents immigrated from Karachi, Pakistan to Canada in the mid 70s. I was born in Nova Scotia, grew up in Ontario and received my BFA in Painting in 2017 from the Alberta College of Art and Design in Calgary. 

Currently, I am living in New York City completing my MFA Fine Arts degree at the School of Visual Arts.

In my work, I manipulate and reconfigure essentialized visual tropes from Islamic South Asian and Western culture to express the liminal spaces that open up when imposed identities collide.