Basir Mahmood – All Divided Equally at Canvas Gallery

All Divided Equally – Show 31st | Talk 1st

Basir Mahmood, enthralled by daily life, occupies space between staged scenes and spontaneous documentation. Conveying his conceptual practice by creating poetic sequences, through photography and video.

Basir Mahmood (b. 1985 Lahore, Pakistan) is an artist currently based between Amsterdam and Lahore. Most recently, Mahmood participated in the 10th Berlin Biennale: We Don’t Need Another Hero (Berlin, 2018) and completed the Rijksakademie residency program (Amsterdam, 2016-2017). His work has shown in exhibitions internationally, including Contour Biennale 8 (Mechelen, 2017); The Abraaj Group Art Prize: Syntax and Society (Dubai, 2016); Time of Others at the Museum of Contemporary Art (Tokyo, 2015); Sharjah Biennial 11 (Sharjah, 2013); and The Garden of Eden at Palais de Tokyo (Paris, 2012). Mahmood studied at the Beaconhouse National University (Lahore) and completed a 2011 fellowship at Akademie Schloss Solitude (Stuttgart).

Event: Basir Mahmood – All Divided Equally
Venue: Canvas Gallery | D-40/1,Kehkashan Block 4, Clifton Karachi, Pakistan
Show: 31st of August from 5pm to 8pm
Talk: 1st of September from 12pm to 1pm
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