Born 1962, Karachi, Pakistan

Lives Poughkeepsie, NY




Columbia University, New York, NY; MFA


Rhode Island School of Design, Providence, RI; BFA


Selected One-Person Exhibitions


Veneklasen Werner Gallery, Berlin, Germany


Unnatural Histories, P.S.1/MoMA Contemporary Art Center, Long Island City, NY


Huma Bhabha: Players, Collezione Maramotti, Reggio Emila, Italy


Galerie Niels Borch Jensen, Berlin, Germany


Huma Bhabha, Rhona Hoffman Gallery, Chicago, IL, April 1 - May 7


Huma Bhabha, Aspen Art Museum, Aspen, Colorado


Peter Blum Chelsea, New York, NY


Salon 94, New York, NY


Huma Bhabha: New Work, Grimm Fine Art, Amsterdam, Netherlands, Sept. 5-October 7


Galerie Nathalie Obadia, Paris, France


Huma Bhabha: 2008 Emerging Artist Award Exhibition, The Aldrich Museum, Ridgefield, CT, September 14-February 2, 2009


Huma Bhabha, Salon 94, New York, NY, September 12-October 26


Huma Bhabha, Salon 94 Freeman’s, New York, NY, September 12-October 26


Huma Bhabha: Karachi Prints 2007, ATM Gallery, New York, NY, September 6-October 13


Greener Pastures Contemporary Art, Toronto, Canada


Degraded, Mario Diacono Gallery, Boston, MA


Huma Bhabha, ATM Gallery, New York, NY, February 17-March 18


Huma Bhabha, ATM Gallery, New York, NY, February


A.N. Gallery, Karachi, Pakistan


Cokkie Snoei, Rotterdam, The Netherlands


Sculptures, Kim Light Gallery, Los Angeles, CA


Selected Two-Person Exhibitions


Atlas Mountains: Jason Fox and Huma Bhabha, Andrea Rosen Gallery, New York, NY March 14 - April 18


Warlord, Smith-Stewart, New York, NY, June 14-July 26


Huma Bhabha and Matthew Day Jackson: Sculptures and New Print Editions, Peter Blum Gallery, New York, NY, November 16, 2007 – January 12, 2008


Versus: Jason Fox & Huma Bhabha, Arena Mexico Arte Contemporaneo, Guadalajara, Mexico, November


Huma Bhabha & Kevin Cooley, Momenta Art, Brooklyn, NY, November 22-December 23


Selected Group Exhibitions


Study From The Human Body, Stephen Friedman Gallery, London, United Kingdom


Resonance(s), Maison Particuliere, Brussels, Belgium


The Human Factor: Uses of the Figure in Contemporary Sculpture, Hayward Gallery, London, United Kingdom


Trieste, Grimm, Amsterdam, Netherlands


Social Animals, Art Public as part of Art Basel Miami Beach 2013, curated by Nicholas Baume, Collins Park, Miami Beach, FL


Show and Tell: Calder Jewelry and Mobiles, Salon 94, New York, NY


The Bronze Age, Massimo de Carlo Gallery, Milan, Italy


In God We Trust, Zacheta National Gallery of Art, Warsaw, Poland


LAT. 41° 7’ N., LONG. 72° 19’ W, Organized by Bob Nickas, Martos Gallery, New York, NY


A Different Kind of Order: The ICP Triennial, International Center of Photography, New York, NY


Rien Faire et Laisser Rire, curated by Bob NIckas Galerie Rodolphe Janssen, Brussels, Belgium


Land Marks, curated by Doug Eklund and Anne Strauss, The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, NY


To Hope, To Tremble, To Life; Works from the DRAF Collection, The Hepworth-Wakefield, Yorkshire, UK


Dusk to Dusk, curated by Richard Rienhardt, Samek Art Gallery, Bucknell University, Lewisburg, PA


Bhabha, Bradley & Fox, Bill Brady KC, Kansas City, MO


Theatre of the World, curated by Jean-Hubert Martin, Museum of Old and New Art, Moonah Tas, Australia


Peekskill Project V, HVCCA, Peekskill, NY


Heat Waves, Peter Blum Gallery Chelsea, New York, NY


Invitational Exhibition of Visual Arts, American Academy of Arts and Letters, New York, NY


Contemporary Galleries: 1980 - Now, MOMA, New York, NY


Hunters and Gatherers: The Art of Assemblage, S | 2, New York, NY; curated by Lisa




The Influentials, SVA Visual Arts Gallery, New York, NY; curated by Amy Smith Stewart


Free Soil, CANADA, New York, NY


Paul Clay, Salon 94 Bowery, New York, NY


Lustwarande ’11—Raw, Fundament Foundation, Park De Oude Warande, Tilburg, The


Netherlands; curated by Chris Driessen


Contemporary Magic: A Tarot Deck Art Project, Andy Warhol Museum, Pittsburg, PA


Statuesque, Nasher Sculptural Center, Dallas, TX, curated by Nicholas Baume, Public Art Fund


La Route de la Soie, Tri Postal, Lille, France; curated by the Saatchi Gallery and lille3000


Hareng Saur: Ensor and Contemporary Art, The Museum of Contemporary Art (SMAK), Ghent, Belgium


Art on Paper 2010, Weatherspoon Art Museum, Greensboro, NC


the hybrid fuels…, Galerie der Stadt Sindelfingen, Sindelfingen, Germany; curated by Dr.


Ingrid Burgbacher-Krupka.


Whitney Biennial, Whitney Museum of American Art, New Yor


Statuesque, City Hall Park, curated by Public Art Fund, New York, NY


Huma Bhabha, Jason Fox, Baker Overstreet, Aurel Schmidt, Galleria Paolo Curti /


Annamaria Gambuzzi& Co., Milan, Italy (curated by Kineko Ivic)


Slough curated by Steve DiBenedetto, David Nolan Gallery, New York, NY, May 28- July 24


Every Revolution is a Roll of the Dice, Paula Cooper Gallery, New York, NY; curated by Bob Nickas


Sites, Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, NY, curated by Carter Foster


7th Gwangju Biennale, Gwangju, Korea, Sept. 5 - Nov. 9; curated by Okwui Enwezo


East Moves West, ATM Gallery, New York, NY


South Asian Imaginaries South Asian Imaginaries conference and Critical Studio: Dialogue with South Asian Artists, Teacher's College, Columbia University, New York, NY


After Nature, The New Museum, New York, NY, July 7 - October 5


Group Show: Jason Fox, Huma Bhabha, & Andrea Ethier, Greener Pastures Contemporary Art, Toronto, Canada, April 10-May 10


Warlord, Smith-Stewart, New York, NY June 14 – July 26


Disarming Matter, Larissa Goldston Gallery, New York, NY, April 3-May 10


Nina in Position, Artist Space, New York, NY, January 25-March 29


Collezione Maramotti, Inaugural Exhibition, Reggio Emilia, Italy; curated by Mario Diacono, opening September 29


Every Revolution is a Roll of the Dice, Ballroom Marfa, Marfa, TX; curated by Bob Nickas, September-February 3


Trinchera, Museo Raul Anguiano, Guadalajara, Mexico; curated by Emanuel Tovar


Somewhere Over the Rainbow, Galleria Glance, Torino, Italy, June 22-July 29


Out of Nothing, 4Walls Fine Art, Austin, TX; curated by Daniel Heimbinder, September 8-October 20


USA Today: New American Art from the Saatchi Gallery, Royal Academy of Arts, London, U.K. (catalogue), October 6-November 4, State Hermitage Museum,


St. Petersburg, Russia, October 24-January 13, 2008


Remember Who You Are, Mary Boone Gallery, New York, NY; curated by Amy Smith-Stewart, September 7-September 30


Clarissa Dalrymple’s Exhibition of Young Artists to Benefit the Foundation for Contemporary Arts, Bortolami Dayan, New York, NY, February 16-February 25


ATMArtFair, ATM Gallery, New York, NY


Exquisite Corpse (Cadavre Exquis), Mitchell Algus Gallery, New York, NY; curated by Bob Nickas and Mitchell Algus, February 20-March 18


Drawing III (Selected), g-module, Paris, France, May 18-July 1


Johnson County Community College Museum, Kansas City, KS


Greater New York 2005, P.S.1/MoMA Contemporary Art Center, Long Island City, NY (catalogue), March 13-September 26


Greener Pastures Contemporary Art, Toronto, Canada


Mystic Truths, Kavi Gupta Gallery, Chicago, IL; curated by Simon Watson, June 3-July 9


Drunk Vs Stoned 2, Gavin Brown’s Enterprise, New York, NY; curated by Elysia Borowy, August 4-September 7


Beat the Reaper, Allston Skirt Gallery, Boston, MA; curated by Joe Bradley, May 7-29


Grass and Honey, Champion Fine Art, Brooklyn, NY; curated by David Shaw, May


Radicales Libres, Central de Arte en WTC, Guadalajara, Mexico; curated by Ruben Mendez


2002 Collector’s Show, Arkansas Arts Center, Little Rock, AR, January 4


Guide to Trust 2, Yerba Buena Center for the Arts, San Francisco, CA; curated by ANP, February 9-April 21


The Empire Strikes Back, ATM Gallery, New York, NY; curated by Cannon Hudson & Jason Fox, March-April 28


Wet, Louise Ross Gallery, New York, NY, June 5-July 27


Running in Flip-Flops, Feature, New York, NY, June 21-July 27


Back to Nature, Derek Eller Gallery, New York, NY, July 7-August 4


Grok Terence McKenna Dead, Feature, New York, NY, July-September 9


Not a. Lear, Galerie S&H De Buck, Ghent, Belgium, March 2001; curated by ANP, Gracie Mansion, New York, NY, September 12-October 20, 2001, Allston Skirt Gallery, Boston, Massachusetts, November 2-21, 2001, Torch Gallery, Amsterdam, Netherlands, July, and Art Process, Paris, France, December


ANP City Projekts, Cokkie Snoei, Rotterdam, Netherlands, March 26-April 23


LOAF, Baumgartner Galleries, New York, NY; curated by Steve DiBenedetto


Trippy World, Baron Boisante Gallery, New York, NY


M du B, F, H & G, Montreal, Canada


YOYOGAGA, Feature, New York, NY, November 10-28


WOp: works on/off paper, ANP, Antwerp, Belgium


Science, Feature, New York, NY, February 21-March28


Microcosmic Cryptozoic, HERE, New York, NY; curated by Melissa Zexter


Technophobia, Things Change, Dooley LeCappellaine Virtual Gallery


Supastore de Lux, Up & Co, New York, NY; curated by Sarah Staton


White Columns, New York, NY


Murder, Bergamot Station Arts Center, Santa Monica, CA & Thread Waxing Space, New York, NY; curated by John Yau (catalogue)


Smells like Vinyl, Roger Meriens Gallery, New York, NY; curated by Sarah Seager & Thaddeus Strode, July


Who killed Mr. Moonlight, Exit Art, New York, NY; curated by Charles Labelle


MOCA Benefit, MOCA, Los Angeles, CA, (catalogue)


Lauren Wittels Gallery, New York, NY


White Columns, New York, NY


Four Walls Benefit, David Zwirner, New York, NY, October 28-30


Cartoonal Knowledge, Dooley LeCappellaine, New York, NY


Outside Possibilities, The Rushmore Festival, Woodbury, New York; curated by Bill Arning, June 26


Meat, White Columns, New York, NY


Interzone, John Post Lee, New York, NY; curated by Karin Bravin


Stand-Ins, P.S.1 Museum, Institute for Contemporary Art, Long Island City, NY; curated by Craig Kalpakjian


Kim Light Gallery, Los Angeles CA


The Red Light Show, Stitching CASCO, Utrecht, The Netherlands; curated by Jack Jaeger


The Mud Club, Winchester Cathedral & Lake Nairobi, Gahlberg Gallery, College of DuPage, Glen Ellyn, IL; curated by Hudson (catalogue)


The Fate of the Earth, Ceres Gallery, New York, NY


Feature, New York, NY, December 4-January 4, 1992


Feature Office, New York, NY, July 10-August 9


Selected Bibliography


Readings, Harper’s Magazine, Decmeber, pg. 24


Aspen, Peter. Financial Times, December 14.


Blouin Artinfo, November 14.


Donoghue, Katy. Whitewall, December 2.


Kobel, Stefan. Artmagazine, December 5.


Martin, Lydia. “Art Basel,” The Miami Hearld, December 10.


Tchisa, Anne. “Critics Pick,” The Miami Herald, December 6.


Karafin, Amy. “Huma Bhabha’s Unnatural Creatures,” Art & Australia, Spring Issue (cover and reproductions)


Schjeldahl, Peter. “Huma Bhabha Unnatural Histories,” Art, Goings on About Town, The New Yorker, January 28.


Ko, Hanae, “Unnatural Histories,” Art Asia Pacific, March/April.


Mosyanska, Anna “World of Art, Sculpture Now.”


“Standing Tall”, V Magazine, December 2012


Rosenberg, Karen, “Totems That Tell About the Past and the Future,” The New York Times, New York, NY, Dec. 7


Vivros-Faune, Christian, “Huma Bhabha Does Rodin Meets Mad Max,” The Village Voice, New York, NY, Dec. 5


Reddy, Sameer, “Reading Between the L ines of Time,” The Wall Street Journal, New York, NY, Nov. 17-18


Thrun, Neil, Visual Art Review, The Kansas City Star, Kansas City, MO, Oct.10, 2012


Schjeldahl, Peter, Goings on About Town “Pothole,” The New Yorker, New York, NY, June 22


Cashdan, Marina, Culture, The New York Times T Magazine Blog, New York, NY, June 13


Asfour, Nana, Art Reviews, “Pothole,” Time Out New York, New York, NY, June 25


Jacobson, Heidi Zuckerman. "Hopeful Disaster", Modern Painters, December 2011


"Huma Bhabha / Jason Fox" Bomb, Bomb Specific, Spring 2011 pg.55


"Huma Bhabha: Drawings" The New York Times, Arts Listing, January 14, 2011


"Huma Bhabha" The New Yorker, Goings on About Town , January 17, 2011


"Huma Bhabha: Drawings" The New York Times, Gallery Listing, January 7, 2011


"On Huma Bhabha Drawings at Peter Blum Chelsea" The Drawing Center (online), January 7, 2011


Weinberg, Lauren, “Huma Bhabha at Rhona Hoffman Gallery,” Time Out Chicago, April 13, 2011.


“Review: Huma Bhbha/Rhona Hoffman Gallery”. Newcity Art. April 11


Williams, Gilda, “Huma Bhabha,” Artforum, March 2011, pp 277-278.


Masters, H.G., “Huma Bhabha,” artasiapacific, Almanac 2011, pp 230-231


Sherwin, Skye, “Artist of the week 119: Huma Bhabha”, The Guardian, December 30,2010


Cotter, Holland "1 Artist, 2 Shows, 2 Mediums, 1 Vision" New York Times, December 18, 2010, The Arts pg. C1


Smith, Roberta, "When the Art Stared Back and Other Trends", New York Times,December 16, AR24.


Jackson, Matthew Day "Huma Bhabha: Mystic Truths" FlashArt, November-December 2010, pg. 88


Stillman, Steel "In the Studio: Huma Bhabha" Art in America, November 2010, pg 25


Saltz, Jerry, "The Year in Art," New York Magazine, December 5


Herbert, Martin, “Huma Bhabha,” Time Out London, December 10, 2010


Laster, Paul, " Body of Work: A Pakistani Artist's Dark Totems Mark the Fall Season", New York Observer, October 4, 2010 pg 4 and 6


Rosenberg, Karen, “Commentary That’s Both Visual and Vocal,” The New York Times, July 1, C26


Sheets, Hilarie M., "Where Pharaohs Meet Mad Max," ARTnews, Summer 2010 pg. 100


Fischer, Jonathan L. "The Nifty Fifty," New York Times Style Magazine, 8 Feb 2010


Johnson, Ken, "Art in Review," The New York Times, 30 January


"Vitamin 3-D: New Perspectives in Sculpture and Installation", Phaidon Press, London, 2009


Winking, Kerstin, "Reviews," Flash Art International, October


Canning, Susan, "Of Monument and Moment: Huma Bhabha's Cinema of Decay", Sculpture Magazine, November 2009 Vol. 28 No., pg. 24


Cotter, Holland, "Art in Review," The New York Times, 15 February


Considine, Liam, "Reviews," Museo, No.8.


Masters, H.G., "Reviews," Art Asia Pacific 57, March/April, p.146 (reproduction)


Schjeldahl, Peter, "Feeling Blue," The New Yorker, 4 August, pp. 74-75


Thompson, Don, The $12 Million Stuffed Shark, page 6 (reproduction)


Luke, Ben, Art World, Interview, (reproductions)


Casagrande, Reggie, Lipsticktracez, online magazine interview, (reproductions)


Lee, Sasha, Beautiful Decay, Online magazine interview, (reproductions)


Genocchio, Benjamin, "Art in Review," The New York Times, October 19


Smith, Roberta, "War Stories," The New York Times, December 30


Sholis, Brian, Artforum, December, pp 354 - 355


Princenthal, Nancy, Art in America, December, pp. 146 - 149


Saltz, Jerry, “Critics Pick” Art, New York Magazine, September 21 (reproduction)


Kilston, Lyra Liberty, Modern Painters, November, p.93


Mack, Joshua, Time Out New York, October 11-17, Issue 628


Smith, Roberta, "Art in Review," The New York Times, October 5


Wolff, Rachel, "Young Masters," New York Magazine, October 15


Kerr, Merrily, “Ouverture,” Flash Art, January-February, page 112 (reproductions)


Dault, Gary Michael, “Visual Arts Review,” The Globe and Mail, 19 May, page R16


Smith, Roberta, “Art in Review,” The New York Times, 17 March, page E37


Searle, Adrian, “Culture,” The Guardian, 5 October, page 20 (reproduction)


Wullshlager, Jackie, The Financial Times, 6 October (reproduction)


Guner, Fisun, Metro, 10 October


Hubbard, Sue, The Independent, 10 October


Ellis, Patricia, Flash Art, October (reproduction)


Saltz, Jerry, “Art Review,” Village Voice, 30 March, page 77


Thorson, Alice, “Art Reviews,” The Kansas City Star, 24 April


Kley, Elisabeth, ArtNews, May, page 139


Lemieux-Ruibal, Bruno, Lapiz Revista Internacional de Arte 218, December


Cotter, Holland, “Art in Review,” The New York Times, 20 February, page E34


“Critics Pick” Art Reviews, TimeOut NY, 26 February, page 65


Cotter, Holland, “Art in Review,” The New York Times, 19 April, page E42


Johnson, Ken, “Art in Review,” The New York Times, 22 October, page E41


Ivy, Angus, “Wop:ANP Antwerp, Belgium,” Zingmagazine, Vol.3 Spring/Summer, page 229-230


Cotter, Holland, “ Art in Review,” The New York Times, 20 November, page E43


Ali, S. Amjad, Dawn Magazine Sunday, 29 March, pages 4 and 5 (reproduction)


Ali, Amra, “Jargon, Identity and Space,” The News on Sunday, 29 March, page 32


Husain, Marjorie, “A Taste of the Big Apple,” The Review, 26 March, page 25 (reproduction)


Lanz, Frank, ID Magazine, November


Pagel, David, “Art Reviews,” Los Angeles Times, 13 May, page 5


Levin, Kim, “Art in Brief,” The Village Voice, January


McConnaghy, Claire, Cover, March


Hagemans, Arno, “Riskant Eritiek, Maars Geen Porno in The Red Light Show,” Utrechts Nieuwsblad, 16 September


Hoenjet, Frank, “de Sinaasappelhuid van De Erotiek,” Universiteitsblad Utrechts, 24 September


“Feature Creatures,” Flash Art, November/December, page 152



The Bronx Museum of Art, New York, NY

The David Roberts Art Foundation, UK

The Maramotti Collection, Emilia Reggio, Italy

The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, TX

The Museum of Modern Art, New York, NY

The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, NY

The New York Public Library, New York, NY

The Nerman Museum, Overland Park, KS

Centre Georges Pompidou, Paris, France

The Saatchi Gallery, London, UK

The Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, NY

The Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, CT




Berlin Prize, Guna S. Mundheim Fellowship, The American Academy in Berlin


The Aldrich Contemporary Museum Emerging Artist Award