Timeline

1962
Born in Karachi, Pakistan
1985
BFA, Rhode Island School of Design, Providence, RI
1989
MFA, Columbia University, New York, NY
2008
The Aldrich Contemporary Art Museum Emerging Artist Award
2008
The Aldrich Contemporary Art Museum Emerging Artist Award
2013
Berlin Prize, Guna S. Mundheim Fellowship, The American Academy in Berlin
Lives and works in Poughkeepsie, NY

Exhibitions

2014
Huma Bhabha, VW (VeneKlasen/Werner), Berlin, Germany (solo exhibition)
2014
Resonance(s), Maison Particuliere, Brussels, Belgium
2014
The Human Factor: Uses of the Figure in Contemporary Sculpture, Hayward Gallery, London, UK
2014
Trieste, curated by Jay Heikes. Grimm Fine Art, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
2014
Study from the Human Body, Stephen Friedman Gallery, London, UK
2013
LAT. 41° 7’ N., LONG. 72° 19’ W, Organized by Bob Nickas, Martos Gallery, New York, NY
2013
A Diff erent Kind of Order: The ICP Triennial, International Center of Photography, New York, NY
2013
Rien Faire et Laisser Rire, curated by Bob Nickas. Galerie Rodolphe Janssen, Brussels, Belgium
2013
Land Marks, curated by Doug Eklund and Anne Strauss. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, NY
2013
La Collezione Olgiati, “-1”, Lugano, Switzerland
2013
Social Animals, for Art Public, curated by Nicholas Baume. Art Basel Miami Beach, Miami, FL
2013
The Bronze Age, Massimo di Carlo, Milan, Italy
2013
Show and Tell: Calder Jewelry and Mobiles, Salon 94, New York, NY
2013
In God We Trust, Zachęta National Gallery of Art, Warsaw, Poland
2012
Bhabha, Bradley & Fox, Bill Brady KC, Kansas City, MO
2012
Peekskill Project V, HVCCA, Peekskill, NY
2012
Heat Waves, Peter Blum, New York, NY
2012
Pothole, Salon 94 Bowery, New York, NY
2012
Istituto Bartolomeo Colleoni, Bergamo, Italy
2012
East West Shift to the Middle, Bill Brady/KC, Kansas City, MO
2012
Hors Les Murs, Galerie Nathalie Obadia, Bruxelles, Belgium
2012
Unnatural Histories, PS1/MoMA, L.I.C., NY (solo exhibition)
2012
Players, Collezione Maramotti, Reggio Emilia, Italy (solo exhibition)
2011
Aspen Art Museum, Aspen, Colorado (solo exhibition)
2011
Galerie Niels Borch Jensen, Berlin, Germany (solo exhibition)
2011
Rhona Hoff man Gallery, Chicago, IL (solo exhibition)
2011
Humters and Gatherers, curated by Lisa Denison. Sotheby’s S2, New York, NY
2011
The Infl uentials, curated by Amy Smith Stewart. SVA Visual Arts Gallery, New York,NY
2011
Free Soil, CANADA, New York, NY
2011
Paul Clay, Salon 94 Bowery, New York, NY
2011
Statuesque, curated by Nicholas Baume. Nasher Sculpture Center, Dallas, TX
2011
Contemporary Magic: A Tarot Deck Art Project, Andy Warhol Museum, Pittsburgh, PA
2010
Huma Bhabha, Drawings, Peter Blum Gallery, New York, NY (solo exhibition)
2010
Stephen Friedman Gallery, London, UK (solo exhibition)
2010
Huma Bhabha, Sculpture, Salon 94, New York, NY (solo exhibition)
2010
Art on Paper 2010, Weatherspoon Art Museum, Greensboro, NC
2010
The Empire Strikes Back, Indian Art Today; Saatchi Gallery, London, UK
2010
Daniel Hesidence Curates, Tracy Williams Ltd, New York, NY
2010
La Route de la Soie, curated by the Saatchi Gallery and lille3000. Tri Postal, Lille, France
2010
Looking Back, curated by Bob Nickas. Fifth Annual White columns, White Columns, New York, NY
2010
The hybrid fuels…, curated by Dr. Ingrid Burgbacher-Krupka, Galerie der Stadt Sin delfi ngen, Sindelfi ngen, Germany
2010
2010 Whitney Biennial, curated by Francesco Bonami and Gary Carrion Murayari, Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, NY
2010
Statuesque, City Hall Park, curated by Nicholas Baume. Public Art Fund, New York, NY
2010
The Cannibal’s Muse, curated by Max Henry. Patricia Low Contemporary, Gstaad, Switzerland
2010
Post Monument: XIV Carrara International Biennale of Sculpture: curated by Fabio Cavalucci. Carrara, Italy
2010
Contemporary Art from the Collection, curated by Christophe Cherix and Kathy Halbreich. Museum of Modern Art, New York, NY
2010
Meet Me At The Bottom of the Pool, curated by Bob Nickas. Martos Gallery, Bridgehampton, NY
2009
Galerie Nathalie Obadia, Paris (solo)
2008–2009
2008 Emerging Artist Award Exhibition, The Aldrich Contemporary Art Museum, (solo)
2008
Clay Today, Hudson Valley Center for Contemporary Art , Peekskill, NY (Fall)
2008
Silent Spring – Visions of the End, The New Museum, New York, NY
2008
Warlord, Smith-Stewart, New York, NY
2008
Disarming Matter, Larissa Goldston Gallery, New York, NY
2007
Every Revolution is a Roll of the Dice, Ballroom Marfa, Marfa, TX, organized by Bob Nickas
2007
Salon 94, New York, NY (solo)
2007
Salon 94 Freemans, New York, NY (solo)
2007
ATM Gallery, New York, NY (solo)
2007
Greener Pastures Contemporary Art, Toronto, Canada (solo)
2007
New Prints By Huma Bhabha And Matthew Day Jackson, Peter Blum Gallery, New York, NY
2006
Degraded, Mario Diacono Gallery, Boston, MA (solo)
2006
USA Today: New American Art from the Saatchi Gallery, Royal Academy of Arts, London, U.K.
2006
Remember Who You Are, Mary Boone Gallery, New York, NY; curated by Amy Smith-Stewart
2006
ATM Gallery, New York, NY (solo)
2006
"Exquisite Corpse”, Mitchell Algus Gallery, NY, NY; curated by Bob Nickas
2005
“Greater New York 2005,” P.S.1/MoMA Contemporary Art Center, Long Island City, NY (catalogue)
2005
Greener Pastures, Toronto, Canada
2005
“Mystic Truths,” Kavi Gupta Gallery, Chicago, IL; curated by Simon Watson
2005
“Drunk Vs Stoned 2,” Gavin Brown’s Enterprise, NY, NY; curated by Elysia Borowy
2005
"Exploding Plastic Inevitable: 40 Fun Galleries," NY, NY; curated by Simon Watson
2004
“Grass and Honey,” Champion Fine Art, Brooklyn, NY; curated by David Shaw
2004
“Radicales Libres,” Central de Arte en WTC, Guadalajara, Mexico; curated by Ruben Mendez
2004
beat the reaper, Allston Skirt Gallery, Boston, MA; curated by Joe Bradley
2004
ATM Gallery, New York, NY (solo)
2004
Versus, Arena Mexico Arte Contemporaneo, Guadalajara, Mexico
2002
Collector’s Show, Arkansas Arts Center, Little Rock, AR
2002
“Guide to Trust 2,” Yerba Buena Center for the Arts, San Francisco, CA; curated by ANP
2002
“The Empire Strikes Back,” ATM Gallery, NY, NY; curated by Cannon Hudson & Jason Fox
2002
Momenta Art, Brooklyn, NY
2001
“Wet,” Louise Ross Gallery, NY, NY
2001
“Running in Flipflops,” Feature, NY, NY
2001
“not a Lear,” Gracie Mansion, NY, NY; curated by ANP
2000
“Back to Nature,” Derek Eller Gallery, NY, NY
2000
“Grok Terence McKenna Dead,” Feature, NY, NY
2000
“not a Lear,” Torch Gallery, Amsterdam, The Netherlands and Art Process, Paris, France; curated by ANP
2000
ANP city projects, Cokkie Snoei, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
1999
“LOAF,” Baumgartner Galleries, NY, NY; curated by Steve DiBenedetto
1999
“Trippy World,” Baron Boisante Gallery, NY, NY
1999
M du B, F, H & G, Montreal, Canada
1998
“yoyogaga,” Feature, NY, NY
1998
WOp: works on/off paper, ANP, Antwerp, Belgium
1998
“Science,” Feature, NY, NY
1998
A.N. Gallery, Karachi, Pakistan (solo)
1997
Cokkie Snoei, Rotterdam, The Netherlands (solo)
1997
“Microcosmic Cryptozoic,” HERE, NY, NY; curated by Melissa Zexter
1996
“Technophobia, Things Change,” Dooley LeCappellaine Virtual Gallery on CDRom:http://www.thing.net/dooley
1996
Supastore de Lux, Up & Co, NY, NY; curated by Sarah Staton White Columns, NY, NY
1995
“Murder,” Bergamot Station Arts Center, Santa Monica, CA & Thread
1995
“Smells like Vinyl,” Roger Meriens Gallery, NY, NY; curated by Sarah Seager & Thaddeus Strode
1995
Waxing Space, NY, NY; curated by John Yau (catalogue)
1994
“Who killed Mr. Moonlight,” Exit Art, NY, NY; curated by Charles Labelle
1994
MOCA Benefit, MOCA, Los Angeles, CA, (catalogue)
1994
Lauren Wittels Gallery, NY, NY
1994
White Columns, NY, NY
1993
Four Walls Benefit, David Zwirner, NY, NY
1993
“Cartoonal Knowledge,” Dooley LeCappellaine, NY, NY
1993
“Outside Possibilities,” The Rushmore Festival, Woodbury, NY; curated by Bill Arning
1993
“Meat,” White Columns, NY, NY
1993
“Interzone,” John Post Lee, NY, NY; curated by Karin Bravin
1993
Sculptures, Kim Light Gallery, Los Angeles, CA (solo)
1992
“Stand-Ins,” P.S.1 Museum, Institute for Contemporary Art, L.I.C., NY; curated by Craig Kalpakjian
1992
Kim Light Gallery, Los Angeles CA
1992
“The Red Light Show,” Stitching CASCO, Utrecht, The Netherlands; curated by Jack Jaeger
1992
“The Mud Club, Winchester Cathedral & Lake Nairobi,” Gahlberg Gallery, College of DuPage, Glen Ellyn, IL; curated by Hudson (catalogue)
1992
“The Fate of the Earth,” Ceres Gallery, NY, NY
1991
Feature, NY, NY
1991
Feature Office, NY, NY

Public Collections

The Saatchi Gallery, London, UK
The Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, NY
The Museum of Modern Art, New York, NY
The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, NY
The Maramotti Collection, Reggio Emilia, Italy
The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, TX
The New York Public Library, New York, NY
Centre Georges Pompidou, Paris, France
The Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, CT
The Bronx Museum of Art, New York, NY
The David Roberts Art Foundation, UK

Literature

2005
Saltz, Jerry, Art Review, Village Voice, 30 March, page 77
2005
Thorson, Alice, Art Reviews, The Kansas City Star, 24 April
2004
Cotter, Holland, “Art in Review,” The New York Times, 20 February, page E34
2004
“Critics Pick” Art Reviews, TimeOut NY, 26 February, page 65
2002
Cotter, Holland, “Art in Review,” The New York Times, 19 April, page E42
1999
Johnson, Ken, “Art in Review,” The New York Times, 22 October, page E41
1999
Ivy, Angus, “Wop:ANP Antwerp, Belgium,” Zingmagazine, Vol.3 Spring/Summer, page 229-230
1998
Cotter, Holland, “ Art in Review,” The New York Times, 20 November, page E43
1998
Ali, S. Amjad, Dawn Magazine Sunday, 29 March, pages 4 and 5 (reproduction)
1998
Ali, Amra, “Jargon, Identity and Space,” The News on Sunday, 29 March, page 32
1998
Husain, Marjorie, “A Taste of the Big Apple,” The Review, 26 March, page 25 (reproduction)
1996
Lanz, Frank, ID Magazine, November
1993
Pagel, David, “Art Reviews,” Los Angeles Times, 13 May, page 5
1993
Levin, Kim, “Art in Brief,” The Village Voice, January
1993
McConnaghy, Claire, Cover, March
1992
Hagemans, Arno, “Riskant Eritiek, Maars Geen Porno in The Red Light Show,” Utrechts Nieuwsblad, 16 September
1992
Hoenjet, Frank, “de Sinaasappelhuid van De Erotiek,” Universiteitsblad Utrechts, 24 September
1992
“Feature Creatures” Flash Art, November/December, page 152