Shahzia Sikander is a Pakistani-American visual artist, a MacArthur fellow and pioneer of Neo-Miniature.
Shahzia Sikander and Princely Deer Hunters (ca. 1660 70)
When I look at old paintings, I am less interested to read where they are from, and instead respond more instinctively. It might be my mood at the time or one little thing I’m obsessed with in my own work, and I might try to locate that within a given painting.
Shahzia Sikander with Alpesh Kantilal Patel
Thoughts on being an “American” artist and queer theory