EDUCATION

Illustration and Concept Art, Algonquin College, 2015

Bachelor of Fine Arts, University of Ottawa, 2014

Master of Fine Arts, University of Ottawa, 2020

 

EXHIBITIONS 

2018 Conditions of Autonomy, Ottawa Art Gallery, Ottawa, ON, Curated by Stephanie Germano

2017 Ornate Activate, Villa Terrace Decorative Arts Museum, Milwaukee, WI, Curated by Alexander Campos

2016 There’s Room, Gallery 101, Ottawa, ON, Curated by Petra Halkes

2015 Ornate Activate, Shirin Gallery, New York, NY, Curated by Alexander Campos

2015 Birds of a Feather, The Lorraine Fritzi Yale Gallery, GCTC, Ottawa, On, Curated by Malika Welsh

2014 6 Artists No.5 Will Blow Your Mind, Bypass, Nuit Blanche, Ottawa, ON

2014 The Black and White Show, Cube Gallery, Ottawa, ON, Curated by Don Monet

2014 Mapping Ottawa (Cartographic Instances), Blink Gallery, Ottawa, ON, Curated by Anna Paluch

2014 The Burden of Self Awareness, Lorraine Fritzi Yale Gallery, GCTC, Ottawa, ON

2014 China Town Remixed, China Town, Ottawa, ON

2014 Preface, 100 Laurier, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, ON

2014 Nature of Culture, Gallery 115, Ottawa, ON

2014 RE: NCY, Gallery 115, Ottawa, ON,

2013 25 Years, Paradigm[e] Gallery, Ottawa, ON

2013 Composition, Center for Academic Leadership, Ottawa, ON,

2013 Expressions of Muslim Women, Centerpoint Studio Theatre, Ottawa, ON

2013 Jaquline Fry Show, Gallery 115, Ottawa, ON

2013 Spectra, SUPERNOVA!, Nuit Blanche, Ottawa, ON

2013 Mapping The Art School, Gallery 115, Ottawa, ON

2012 Photographic Herbarium, Social Sciences Building, Ottawa, ON

2011 Pouplay, Gallery 115, Ottawa, ON

2010 Freshly Cut, 100 Laurier, Ottawa, ON

 

BIBLIOGRAPHY

Hauer, Sarah: "South Asian Artists Embroider Their Points at Villa Terrace" Milwaukee Journal Sentinal, February 2017. Link

Memarian, Omid: "Ornate Activate, the Crossroads of Art and Identity" Huffington Post, August 2015Link

Babu, Chaya: "The Art of South Asian Identity, History, Politics" India Abroad Magazine, June 2015. Link

Scholey, Lucy: "Minority Artists Flock Together in 'Birds of a Feather' Exhibit" Metro, January 2015. Link

Paluch, Anna: “Personal Planets” Art and Science Journal, August 2014. Link

Preface  Catalogue 2014.

Umotoni, Luise: “The Oldest Faculty Celebrates it’s 125th Birthday” Gazette, January 2014.

“125 Years” Paradigm[e] Gallery, Ottawa, ON, 2013.

“Composition” Exhibition, Ottawa, ON, 2013.

“A Thousand Thousand Words” youtube documentary, dir. Atiya Hussain, 26 Jan 2012.

 

COLLECTIONS

University of Ottawa 

Private collections, Ottawa, ON

Private collections, Montreal, ON

Private collections, Los Angeles, CA, USA

 

AWARDS AND SCHOLARSHIPS

Scotia Bank New Generation Photo Award Longlist Nominee, 2019

Suzanne Rivard-Le Moyne Award First Prize 2014

Jaquiline Fry Scholarship honourable mention 2013

Ineke Harmina Standish award 2013

 

RELATED EXPERIENCE

Catalogue Committee head, and designer, Preface 2014

President Visual Arts Student Association 2014