EDUCATION 
Present MFA Candidate - Studio Arts, Concordia University, Montreal.
2014 Bachelors of Fine Arts, Photography Studies, Ryerson University, Toronto.

SOLO EXHIBITIONS
2016 Dear Nani – Ryerson Artspace at the Gladstone Hotel, Toronto
2016 Heart-shaped Box - Trinity Square Video (Vitrine Space), Toronto. Curated by cheyanne turions. 
2015 Seaview - Ryerson Image Centre Toronto

PUBLIC PROJECTS
2019 Yours to Discover – Peel Art Gallery Museum + Archives, Brampton, Ontario. Curated by Darrin Martens

SELECT GROUP EXHIBITIONS
2019 (Upcoming) New Generation Photography Award – Canadian Photography Institute at the National Gallery of Canada, Ottawa. Curated by Andrea Kunard
2019 New Generation Photography Award – the Gladstone Hotel, Toronto. Curated by Andrea Kunard
2018 Re Present: Photography from South Asia - Kamloops Art Gallery, Kamloops BC. Curated by Adrienne Fast
2017 The More I Look At These Images - 8-11, Toronto. Works by Christina Battle, Jennifer Murphy, Zinnia Naqvi, and Celia Perrin Sidarous. 
2017 Karachi Biennale. VM Art Gallery, Karachi Pakistan. Curated by Amin Gulgee and Zarmeene Shah
2017 Archival Alchemy - Abron’s Art Centre New York City. Curated by Saisha Grayson and South Asian Women’s Creative Collective
2017 Ignition 13 - Galerie Leonard & Bina Ellen, Montreal. Curated by Shauna Janssen and Michèle Thériault
2017 Yonder - University of Waterloo Art Gallery Waterloo. Curated by Matthew Brower and Mona Filip.
2016 Mémoires futures / Future Memories - Articule, Montreal. Exhibition as part of the HTMlLes Feminist Video Festival.
2016 Found Footing - Whippersnapper Gallery Toronto.
2016 Yonder - Koffler Gallery Toronto. Curated by Matthew Brower and Mona Filip.
2016 Xpace Annual Fundraiser Toronto.
2016 Photorama - Gallery TPW Toronto
2016 Full Frame - Ryerson Artspace Toronto
2016 Equitable Bank’s Emerging Digital Artists Award, Presentation Ceremony, AGO Jackman Hall, Toronto.
2015 NS Photo Exchange MACBA - Museo de Arte Contemporáneo de Buenos Aires
Photographic exchange project between Gallery 44 Centre for Contemporary Photography (Toronto) and PH15 Foundation (Buenos Aires) and OCAD University (Toronto)
2015 North South Photo Exchange Project, Gallery 44, Toronto, presented during the PANAM Games.

AWARDS
2019 New Generation Photography Award - Organized by the Canadian Photography Institute of the National Gallery of Canada in partnership with Scotiabank.
2017 Honourable Mention - 2017 Karachi Biennale
2017 SSHRC - Joseph-Armand Bombardier: Canada Graduate Scholarship-Master's
2016 Faculty of Fine Arts Fellowship - Concordia University
2016 Exhibition Assitance Grant, Ontario Arts Council
2016 Travel Grants to Media Arts Professionals, Canada Council for the Arts
2015 Finalist - Doc Institute Award for Best Short Canadian Documentary, Regent Park Film Festival
2015 Finalist - Equitable Bank’s Emerging Digital Artists Award
2014 Portfolio Development Award - Full Frame Holiday Show and Auction
2014 Peter Garretson Bursary - Photo
2013 Best in Show: St. Mary's Cement Company 100th Anniversary Retrospective Competition. Awarded by Edward Burtynsky 
2013 Runner Up - Best in Show: Maximum Exposure: Scotiabank Contact Photography Festival

RESIDENCIES
2017 EMILIA-AMALIA Working Group, Artists in Residence at the Art Gallery of Ontario, Toronto.
2016 The International Institute of Contemporary Art and Theory, Mangalia, Romania
2016 PEERS Program, Whippersnapper Gallery, Toronto

SCREENINGS & FILM FESTIVALS
2019 In præsentia/in absentia with Momenta Biennale | 37e FIFA, Dazibao, Montreal
2018 Broad Topics.06 - Curated by Lauren Fournier & Daniella Sanader - LOMAA - London Ontario Media Arts Association
2017 What is Left? What is Right? Forest City Gallery, London Ontario. Curated by Christina Battle
2017 7a*11d International Festival of Performance Art, Toronto, Canada
2016 Breakthroughs Film Festival, Toronto, Canada.
2015 Regent Park Film FestivalShorts: Testaments of Home program. Toronto, Canada 
2015 Uppsala International Short Film Festival, Uppsala, Sweden.
2015 Oberhausen International Short Film Festival, Oberhausen, Germany.

PUBLIC TALKS
2019 Artist Talk - Peel Art Gallery Museum + Archives, Brampton, Ontario
2019 Exhibition Walkthrough with Sophie Sabet – Bradley Museum Mississauga
2019 Spring Readings at Vie D’Ange – Organized by Rosemary Flutur and Loreta Lamargese, Montreal
2018 Montreal Monochrome – Letter Writing with EMILIA – AMALIA, Articule, Montreal
2018 Mute and Cacophonous: Conversations Between the Self and Other, conversation with Corinne Beaumier and Bogdan Stoica. Studio XX, Montreal.
2018 Artist Talk - Kamloops Art Gallery, Kamloops BC.
2017 Dear Nani - Exhibition and Panel discussion with Eduardo Velázquez – Ryerson Artspace, Toronto.
2017 Uprooted - The Pendulum Project, Studio 223A. Toronto.
2016 Found Footing – Screening at Jackman Hall AGO, Toronto.
2016 The Gaze Radio - WeAreTRP Toronto
2015 XX Files Radio Show - CKUT 93.5 FM Montreal
2015 Regent Park Film FestivalShorts: Testaments of Home program, Q&A with Filmmakers 
2015 Collaborative Art Practices, Roundtable discussion at OCADU
2015 Artist Talk for exhibition of Seaview with artistic director of SAVAC, Sharlene Bamboat

SELECT PRESS
2019
Laadliyan - Woman of the Week
2019
Project 40 Collective: Creator to Creator
2019
Global News Montreal - New Generation Photography Awards
2019 National Gallery of Canada - New Generation Photography Award
2019 Canadian Art – “What We Want to See at CONTACT 2019”, by Yaniya Lee et. all
2019 Concordia News – “Concordia MFA student wins a 2019 New Generation Photography Award”, by Andy Murdoch and Tom Peacock
2018 Interview with ASAAP Alliance for South Asian Aids Prevention Toronto
2018 Akimbo – The More I Look At These Images at 8-11 Gallery by Terrance Dick
2017 Rungh Magazine - Dear Nani Artist Talk
2017 The New York Times - 10 Galleries to Visit Now on the Lower East Side 
2016 PUBLIC PARKING - Interview with Luther Konadu
2016 CBC Arts - Is there such thing as TMI? These 4 Canadian Artists Are Out to Find the Answer
2015 The Varsity: University of Toronto Newspaper
2015 Photorama 2015, blog post by Jon Davies
2015 Art Asia Pacific, Issue 95Family Photo Album by Indu Vashist 
2015 The Eyeopener Newspaper
2014 Indian Memory Project

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE
2018 Professor (Part-Time) - Photo 201: Introduction to Colour Darkroom, Concordia University
2018 Festival Coordinator - Tillitarniit Arts Festival, FOFA Gallery, Montreal
2016 Development Coordinator - Hot Docs: Canadian International Documentary Film Festival
2015 Membership and Development Assistant - Gallery TPW 
2014 Intern - SAVAC: South Asian Visual Arts Centre
2014 Intern and Archives Assistant: Ryerson Image Centre 
2013 Exhibition Coordinator - Ryerson Artspace (formerly I.M.A Gallery) 
2012 Media Coordinator - Ryerson Artspace (formerly I.M.A Gallery)