Rasheed Araeen 1935

    Born 1935 in Karachi, Pakistan

    2010 Published Art Beyond Art / Ecoaesthetics: A Manifesto for the 21st Century (Third Text Publications)
    2003 Honorary Doctorate of Arts (PhD), University of Wolverhampton, Ireland
    2001 Received International Patent for an invention
    1997 Honorary Doctorate of Arts (PhD), University of East London, UK
    1995 Honorary Doctorate of Letters (PhD), University of Southampton, GB
    1989 Curated The Other Story: Afro-Asian Artists in Post-War Britain at Hayward Gallery, London, UK
    1987 Founded Third Text
    1984 Published Making Myself Visible (Kala Press)
    1978 Founded Black Phoenix
    1965 Produced first minimalist sculpture (London)

    Lives and works in London, UK and Karachi, Pakistan

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Rasheed Araeen
Burning Ties
1976/1979
Photograph
each 75 x 50 cm; framed
eight color photographs
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Rasheed Araeen
Mill Gaye Phir Chaaron Yaar (Have Met Again, Four Friends)
1968/2015
Sculpture
88 x 256 x 183 cm
painted wood