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Wardha Shabbir

The Way to Paradise, 2018
Site-specific installation at Bagh-e-Jinnah, dimensions variable

Lives and works in Lahore, Pakistan.
Wardha Shabbir trained as a miniature painter at the National College of Arts, Lahore, and has since gone on to work in both two, and three-dimensional mediums. For LB01 the artist presented a large-scale installation that drew upon how nature is depicted in historical Indo-Persian miniature paintings.
Shabbir is a visiting lecturer at the National College of Arts, Lahore. She has been shortlisted for the prestigious Jameel Art Prize in 2018, and has previously exhibited at the Dhaka Art Summit, Scope Basel and Contemporary Istanbul, among others.

Lahore Biennale Foundation