Saba KhanArtist's Bio
Saba Khan born in 1982 in Lahore, Pakistan. Completed BFA from National College of Arts, 2005, with a Distinction and MFA from Boston University, 2010, on Fulbright Scholarship. Won the best painting award, Al-Hamra Arts Council, 2006. Khan has attended artists' residency programs in Italy(Civitella Ranieri Foundation, 2007), Jaisalmer, India (SEHER foundation, 2007) and Lahore, Pakistan (R.M. Studio, 2008); she won the UNESCO Aschberg Bursary award for Civitella Ranieri Foundation, Umbertide, Italy. Her short film was screened at Monitor 4, SAVAC, Toronto, 2008 and Kara Film Festival, Karachi, 2007. Participated in the International Art Festival, Kathmandu, Nepal, 2009. Juror for UNESCO Aschberg Bursary, Civitella Ranieri Foundation for 2011 session. Khan has had solo shows in Karachi (Canvas Gallery) and Lahore (Rohtas 2 and Drawing Room Gallery). She has an upcoming group show at LawrieShabibi Gallery, Dubai, Bangkok Art and Culture Center, Thailand and has also been shortlisted for The Future Generation Art Prize, Victor Pinchuk Foundation, 2012. Her work was published in n.paradoxa International Feminist Art Journal, Tran-Asia and Sohbet Jounal, Pakistan.
She is currently teaching at National College of Arts as an Assistant Professor and lives in Lahore, Pakistan.
Review in The News by Quddus Mirza, Dec 2010http://www.jang.com.pk/thenews/dec2010-w
Review in Dawn Blog by Asif Akhtar, Jan 2011http://www.dawn.com/2011/01/24/shock-and