Huma Bhabha

Huma Bhabha (b. 1962, Karachi) lives and works in Poughkeepsie. Graduated from BFA Rhode Island School of Design, Providence (1985) and MFA Coumbia University, New York (1989). Bhabha was the recipient of the Berlin Prize, Guna S. Mundheim Fellowship, The American Academy in Berlin, Berlin (2013); and The Aldrich Contemporary Art Museum Emerging Artist Award, Ridgefield (2008). Select solo exhibitions include They Live, Institute of Contemporary Art, Boston (2019); Other Forms of Life, The Contemporary Austin, Austin (2018-19); We Come in Peace, Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York (2018); Study #16. What is Love, David Roberts Art Foundation, London (2017); Unnatural Histories, MoMA PS1, New York (2012-13); Collezione Maramotti, Reggio Emilia, Italy (2012); and Aspen Art Museum, Aspen (2011). Select group exhibitions include Carnegie International 57th Edition, Carnegie Museum of Art, Pittsburgh (2018); Give Up the Ghost, Baltic Triennial 13, Lithuania and Latvia (2018); Fourth Plinth Shortlist Exhibition, National Gallery, London (2017); Stranger, Museum of Contemporary Art, Cleveland (2016); All the World’s Futures, 56th International Art Exhibition La Biennale di Venezia, Venice (2015); America is Hard to See, Whitney Museum of Art, New York (2015); Atopolis, WIELS Contemporary Art Centre, Brussels (2015); and Land Marks, Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York (2013). Her works are held in public collections including Tate, London; The Whitney Museum of American Art, New York; The Museum of Modern Art, New York; The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York; The Maramotti Collection, Reggio Emilia; Centre Georges Pompidou, Paris; The David Roberts Art Foundation, London; Saatchi Gallery, London; The Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney; and Hammer Museum, Los Angeles.

Last updated: 10.02.2021