ZEINAB SALEH 

b. 1996 Kenya. Lives and works in London

 

Education

2016–2019  BFA Fine Art, Slade School of Fine Art, University College London

2014–2015  Fine Art Foundation Degree, Royal Drawing School, London

 

Exhibitions

2019  The Poetics of the Neighborhood Rascals, Barbershop Mixed People, Rotterdam, curated by Amal Alhaag

2019  A patch of green in London, Cookhouse Gallery, London, curated by Jerome Ince-Mitchell

2018  Of New Babylon, Lethaby Gallery, London, curated by Sara Gulamali and Samboleap Tol 

2018  REDRESS, UCL Art Museum, London, curated by Dr Andrea Fredericksen

2018  Friday Late: Snap with i-D, with Muslim Sisterhood, V&A, London, curated by Jenna Mason

2018  Widening the Gaze, Slade Research Centre, London, curated by Zeinab Saleh

2018  EmpowAIR, GlogauAIR, Berlin, curated by Jumoke Fernandez

2017  Ain’t I Beautiful, 198 Contemporary, London, curated by Mattie Loyce

 

Awards

2019  Duveen Travel Scholarship, awarded by Slade Prizes and Scholarships Committee, London

2018  Artquest: PEER FORUM, Camden Arts Centre, awarded by Artquest, London

2018  Prankerd-Jones Memorial Prize, awarded by Slade Prizes and Scholarships Committee, London

 

Screenings

2018  VIDEOSPORT, Good Sport Gallery, Ontario, Canada

 

Residencies

2019  Dumfries House Residency RDS, Ayrshire, Scotland

2018  REDRESS, UCL Art Museum, London

 

Curatorial Projects

2018  Widening the Gaze, Slade Research Centre, London

2017  Art Balaayo, Red Door Studios, London

 

Talks/Events

2019  in conversation with Amal Alhaag, Marathon: The City That Never Sleeps, Het Nieuwe Instituut, Rotterdam

2019  panel chair, Muslim Sisterhood panel talk, 1948Ldn, London  

2019  in conversation with Lamisa Khan, Women of the world: Smash the Ceiling, Women's Network, UCL

2019  panel discussion, Taking up space, Blake Society, Cambridge University, Cambridge

2018  workshop, V&A Friday Late: Threads, with Muslim Sisterhood, V&A Museum, London

2018  panel discussion, Phantasy Art School (Eating At the Same Table), Bold Tendencies, London

2018  zine fair, PROCESS!, Somerset House, London

 

Publications/Text

2019  Failed Architecture, https://failedarchitecture.com/the-radical-culture-of-night-shops-and-beauty-salons/ (web)

2019  Muslim Sisterhood, ed. by Zeinab Saleh, Lamisa Khan and Sara Gulamali (print)

2019  Widening the Gaze, ed. by Nia Fekri (print)

2018  Khidr Collective Zine, Issue Two: Shifaa’ (print)

 

Contact

zeinabsaleh@hotmail.co.uk

 

 © Zeinab Saleh. All rights reserved. 2019

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