Maryam Jafri

Maryam Jafri is an artist working in video, performance and photo/text.

Informed by a research based, interdisciplinary process, her film works are structured by a language poised between film and theater, script and document.  She holds a BA in English & American Literature from Brown University and is a graduate of the Whitney Museum Independent Study Program. She lives in New York City and Copenhagen.

Recent exhibitions include Communitas, Camera Austria, Graz (2011), Bucharest Biennial (2010), Quebec City Biennial (2010), Biennale Cuvee, OK Centrum, Linz (2010) and Contour, 4th Biennial of the Moving Image, Mechelen (2009). In the UK her work was most recently on view in the exhibition "Estrangement" at the The Showroom (2010).


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Maryam Jafri Artists Talk
23 September, 1.30pm

Join us for a lunchtime conversation in the Studio and hear Maryam Jafri discuss her most recent work, 'Avalon', with Helen Cammock, artist and

Maryam Jafri's Avalon in Taipei Biennial

Avalon, commissioned and produced by Picture This, is currently on view as part of Taipei Biennial 2012