EDUCATION

Illustration and Concept Art, Algonquin College, 2015

Bachelor of Fine Arts, University of Ottawa, 2014

 

EXHIBITIONS 

Ornate Activate, Villa Terrace Decorative Arts Museum, Milwaukee, WI, 2017

There's Room, Gallery 101, Ottawa, ON, 2016

Ornate Activate, Shirin Gallery, New York, NY, 2015

Birds of a Feather, The Lorraine Fritzi Yale Gallery, GCTC, Ottawa, On, 2015

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

The Black and White Show, Cube Gallery, Ottawa, ON, 2014

Mapping Ottawa (Cartographic Instances), Blink Gallery, Ottawa, ON, 2014

The Burden of Self Awareness, The 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, 2014

125 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, 2013

Photographic Herbarium, Social Sciences Building, Ottawa, ON, 2012

Pouplay, Gallery 115, Ottawa, ON, 2011

Freshly Cut, 100 Laurier, Ottawa, ON, 2010

 

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

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

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