Umber Majeed, an alumna of Mariam Dawood School of Visual Arts and Design (SVAD), BNU will be presenting her solo exhibition at Rubber Factory, New York from October 17 to November 11, 2018.
Umber Majeed, an alumna of Mariam Dawood School of Visual Arts and Design (SVAD), BNU will be presenting her solo exhibition for her new work titled "In the Name of the Hypersurface of the Present" at Rubber Factory, New York.
The exhibition consists of works on paper, kinetic sculpture, and a multi-chapter animation.
Umber Majeed is a multidisciplinary visual artist. She received her MFA from Parsons the New School for Design in 2016 and graduated from Beaconhouse National University in Lahore, Pakistan in 2013. In July 2017, she completed the HWP fellowship at Ashkal Alwan in Beirut, Lebanon. Majeed has shown in venues across Pakistan, North America, and Europe. Recent group exhibitions include; ‘The Divided Self’, The Slought Foundation, Philadelphia (2012), ‘Ornate Activate’, Shirin Gallery, New York (2015), and “The Museum: Within and Without”, The State Hermitage Museum, St.Petersburg, Russia (2015), “welcome to what we took from is the state”, Queens Museum, New York (2016), and 'Promises to Keep', apexart, New York (2017). Her work has been acquired by several private collections, including the Lekha and Anupam Poddar Collection at the Devi Art Foundation in Gurgaon, India. She is a member of the HHH Collective currently based in NY, USA. From Spring 2018 to 2019, Majeed is an artist in residence at Lower East Side Printshop in NY, USA. She lives and works in New York, USA and Lahore, Pakistan.
The exhibition will continue from 17 October to 11 November, 2018.