Category Archives: Shumon Ahmed

Tejal Shah's "Lucid Dreaming V", 2013, collage and digital prints on archival paper, 33 x 21 cm. Courtesy: the artist and Project 88, Mumbai.


Frieze New York 2017 5 – 7 May, 2017 “As the art world becomes more and more global, so has the work on view at art fairs. For me, one of the main reasons for visiting fairs like Frieze New … Continue reading

Portrait of Daniel Birnbaum, 2017 Absolut Art Award Jury President


6 September, 2016 – Blouin Art Info Absolut has announced the nominees for the 2017 Absolut Art Award, which offers an artist and an art writer the opportunity realise their dream projects. This year’s nominators have selected 39 nominees in … Continue reading

Shumon Ahmed, Metal Graves 6, 2009

Shumon Ahmed Winner of the 2016 Prudential Eye Award – Best Emerging Artist Using Photography

Shumon Ahmed Prudential Eye Awards 2016: Exhibition ArtScience Museum, Singapore 16 January – 27 March 2016 The Prudential Eye Programme is pleased to announce that the third edition of the Prudential Eye Awards returns to Singapore in January 2016 as … Continue reading

Gauri Gill, Ruined Rainbow, 2010, (detail). Courtesy of the artist

“Unsuspending Disbelief”: Tejal Shah and Shumon Ahmed at The University of Chicago

Tejal Shah and Shumon Ahmed Unsuspending Disbelief Logan Center Gallery, The University of Chicago January 22 – March 13, 2016 Unsuspending Disbelief questions the notion of a straightforward relationship between the photograph, what it pictures, and what it “means.” The … Continue reading


Shumon Ahmed Shortlisted for the Samdani Art Award 2016

SAMDANI ART AWARD The Samdani Art Award is Bangladesh’s premier art award, and it aims to support, promote and highlight Bangladeshi contemporary art. This Bi-annual award will be given to a talented emerging artist from Bangladesh who is between the … Continue reading

Shakuntala Kulkarni, photo performance, Relief Road, Santacruz, West, 2010–12. Courtesy of the artist and Chemould Prescott Road. DAS 2016 presentation is supported by the World Bank.

Sandeep Mukherjee and Shumon Ahmed at Dhaka Art Summit

Sandeep Mukherjee and Shumon Ahmed Dhaka Art Summit 2016 5–8 February 2016 The Samdani Art Foundation is delighted to announce further details of Dhaka Art Summit 2016, which will take place from 5 to 8 February 2016. Dhaka Art Summit … Continue reading


Artists at The Kochi-Muziris Biennale 2014

We are proud to announce the participation of 5 Artists from Project 88 at this edition of the Kochi-Muziris Biennale. Neha Choksi Born in 1973 in New Jersey, USA. Lives and works in Mumbai, India. Prajakta Potnis Born in 1980 … Continue reading


Shumon Ahmed at Apeejay Arts Centre

Shumon Ahmed Carnival of Dissent | Like the Waves of a Tumultuous Sea with my Arms Spread Apeejay Arts, New Delhi 29th October, 2014 – 11 January, 2015