Shahzia Sikander: Extraordinary Realities
Shahzia Sikander: Extraordinary Realities
Pakistani American artist Shahzia Sikander is internationally celebrated for bringing Indo-Persian manuscript-painting traditions into dialogue with contemporary art practice. This exhibition tracks the first fifteen years of this artistic journey.
The Morgan Library & Museum
June 18, 2021 to September 26, 2021
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Exhibition details

The exhibition showcases paintings, sculpture, and large-scale installations.

About the artist

Sikander richly interrogates gender, sexuality, race, class, and history, creating open-ended narratives that have sustained her work as one of the most significant artists working today.


The Morgan Library & Museum
225 Madison Ave
New York, NY 10016

Image: Shahzia Sikander, Pleasure Pillars (2001) / photo courtesy of the artist, Sean Kelly, New York and Pilar Corrias, London