Areez Katki: Bildungsroman
MALCOLM SMITH GALLERY
4 February to 17 March 2019
Opening Saturday 2 February, 2.30PM
This exhibition by Areez Katki displays 29 new works by the artist, developed over the past eight months while he was living and working in India. The exhibition focuses on Katki’s personal heritage, specifically in relation to Zoroastrianism and the Parsi community to which his family belongs. Through his needlework based craft practice, Katki explores third-wave diaspora and the survival of Zoroastrianism, alongside his own revelations and responses to this now-powerful minority in Mumbai.
Bildungsroman Public Programmes
Sunday 10 February, 11AM to 12PM
Join Areez Katki for a look into his extensive travels across multiple countries, collecting material that has contributed to his new body of work, Bildungsroman.
Through his needlework based craft practice, Katki explores diaspora identities and the survival of Zoroastrianism, alongside his own responses to this community in Mumbai.
Sunday 3 March, 11AM to 1PM
This is a casual workshop open to all ages. Come and learn some simple techniques used by Areez Katiki in the exhibition, Bildungsroman.
Participants are asked to bring a piece of fabric to work with, all other materials will be supplied. Register by emailing email@example.com
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