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Farihah Shah

Artist member since 2020
Bradford, Ontario

Farihah Shah is a Canadian lens-based artist in Bradford and Toronto, Ontario. She holds a BFA in Photography with a minor in Integrated Media from OCAD University in Toronto, Ontario. Her practice explores identity formation through racial, land and collective memory. She is a member of Gallery 44 and Women Photograph and has exhibited internationally in North America, Asia and Europe.

Upcoming Exhibitions
2020-02-25

The Aga Khan Museum, Toronto
Don't Ask Me Where I'm From

Select Past Exhibitions
2020

Gallery44, Toronto
When One Is Far and Gone

Mundi’s Gallerie delle Prigioni, Treviso
Don't Ask Me Where I'm From

Accolades
2019

Recipient
John Hartman Award

2016

Recipient
Artscape Youngplace Career Launcher

Press
2019

Vogue Italia
Don't Ask Me Where I'm From: a traveling exhibition on migration

2019

Air Canada enRoute Magazine
Coast to Coast on Canada's Great Trail,

2019

Toronto Star
VISUAL ARTS In Union Station, in frozen January, an art garden blooms

2017

CBC Arts
This Art Works! How to record your period and represent black bodies

Education
2016

OCAD University
BFA - Photography

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