CV

Wardah Naeem Bukhari

DOB: 21st March 1988

+92 332 482 7821

wardahbukhari89@gmail.com emaanbukhari@yahoo.com

Education

2013

Ph.D. Candidate in Art History

University of Punjab, College of Art and Design, Lahore, Pakistan.

Topic Approved from DPCC: Thread Crafts of Multan in a Cultural context.

2012

MA (Honors) in Visual Arts

National College of Arts, Lahore, Pakistan.

2010

BS (Honors) in Graphic Design

Multan College of Arts, Bahauddin Zakariya University, Multan, Pakistan.

Experience

2015

Visiting Lecturer (Computer Graphics) Bahauddin Zakariya University, Lahore campus, Pakistan.

2014

Visiting lecturer (Multimedia Arts) Bahauddin Zakariya University, (MCA), Multan, Pakistan.

2012

Co-conducted workshop on visual aesthetics at Hazara University Mansehra, Pakistan.

2009

Internship in Graphic Design, Creative Junction Advertising Agency, Lahore, Pakistan.

Conferences / International Artist Talks / Meetings

2018

Attended seminar as a guest speaker on strengthening Pak China cultural relations through Museums, Lahore.

2016

Invited as an art representative for international meeting of art between twenty-four Countries, Istanbul.

2016

Invited for Artist talk at South Asian Women Collective at New York, NY, United States.

International Artist-In-Residence Program in Arizona

2016

Selected for Art Hub International Artist-In-Residence Program Arizona, United States.

Awards

2017

Best Artist Award by Alhamra Art Council Lahore.

Art Biennale

2018

Participated in Lahore Biennale.

2017

Participated in Karachi Biennale.

Solo Shows

2018

Self-Obsessed at Taseer Art Gallery, Lahore.

2014

Metaphors at Hamail Art Gallery, Lahore.

International Group Shows

2018

Lines in the Sand; Contemporary Art from Pakistan, Imago Mundi Project, Italy.

2016

Unity in Variety at Gabriel Fine Arts, London.

2016

Making Sense of the Senses at The Centre for book Arts, Bronze Center, New York, NY, USA.

2016

Post Contemporary Wave, Narrative Movement at Hoongly West Bengal, India.

2014

Pakistani Art in Yorkshire at Batley School of Art & Design- Kirkles College, Bradford.

2013

Mesk IV, Traditional Art International Festival, Istanbul.

National Group Shows

2018

National Exhibition of Visual Arts at Alhamra Art Gallery, Lahore Arts Council.

2018

Karachi Art Festival organized by Nigaah Art Magazine, Karachi.

2018

Manzil; Traditional Crafts and Contemporary Adaptations at Koel Art Gallery, Karachi.

2017

Arjumand Award Show at Gallery 6, Islamabad.

2016

Monotony of life at Full Circle gallery, Karachi.

2015

Meraki at 39 K Gallery, Model Town, Lahore.

2015

Non-Objective at Full Circle Art Gallery, Karachi.

2015

Creative Script at Ejaz Art Gallery, Lahore.

2014

Revelation at Ejaz Art Gallery, Lahore.

2014

Master Pieces at Alhamra Arts Council, Lahore.

2014

Darbar-e-fun at Alhamrah Arts Council, Lahore.

2012

Thesis Show at National College of Art, Lahore.

2010

Thesis Show at (MCA) Bahauddin Zakariya University, Multan.

2009

Art Exhi at Multan Arts Council, Multan.

2008

International Mango Festival at Shah-Jahan Hotel, Multan.

Curatorial Experience

2016

Curated group show of ten visual artists entitled as Monotony of life at Full Circle gallery, Karachi.

2015

Curated Studio BQ Artist-In-Residence Program entitled Meraki, Lahore

Jury Member

2018

Invited as a juror for Glorious Landscapes of Pakistan, Lahore Grammar School, 137 E Model Town.

2018

Invited as a juror for Chief Minister Talent Hunt Art & Craft Competition, Sahiwal Arts Council.

2018

Invited as a juror for IST Youth Carnival, Painting, Drawing and Calligraphy competition Islamabad.

2018

Invited as a juror for National Little Art Program, Lahore.

2017

Invited as a juror for Chief Minister Talent Hunt Painting Competition, Sahiwal Arts Council.

2017

Invited as a juror for national Little Art Program, Lahore.

2017

Invited as a juror for Apex-art 2018 Franchise Exhibition Program, New York.

2017

Invited as a juror for Art-beat Little Art National competition, Lahore.

2015

Nominated to participate in a closed curatorial workshop entitled as 'Curating as Whirlpool, Aurora or Matrix at Nai-rang Galleries by Lahore Biennale Foundation.

2014

Invited as a juror for IST Youth Carnival, Wall Graphite competition Islamabad.

2014

Invited as a juror for International Space Week painting competition at IST, Islamabad.

2013

Invited as a juror for Zephyr (SIMS) All Pakistan Art, Competition Lahore.

2018

Membership of Museums Association of Pakistan (MAP), Pakistan.

2016

Membership of MOMA, Museum of Modern Art, New York, NY, United States.

Publications

2015

Author of the book “Biography Binqulander”, Nisar Art Press, Lahore.

2014

Co-author of the article “Biography Abid Hussain Qureshi” in The Oxford companion to Pakistani Art, Oxford University Press Pakistan.

2014

Co-author of the article “Biography Binqulander” in The Oxford companion to Pakistani Art, Oxford University Press Pakistan.