Risham Syed’s exhibition at Manchester Art Gallery
Risham Syed, HoD Fine Art at Mariam Dawood School of Visual Art and Design (SVAD), is exhibiting her work at Manchester Art Gallery from Saturday 30, 2017 to February 25, 2018.
Through her exquisite postcard sized paintings, Risham Syed depicts the ever changing urban landscape in Lahore, Pakistan. Her sculptural work is also being showcased; including paintings inspired by newspaper images and diverse objects such as domestic ornaments and Victorian furniture.
Earlier Risham Syed’s work has been shown in the ABRAAJ Capital Art Prize Dubai, Asia Pacific Triennial Brisbane, Hangzhou Triennial of Fibre Art, China, Mohatta Palace Museum, Karachi, National Gallery of Art, Islamabad, Barbican Centre, London and the Fukuoka Triennial, Japan.