LECTURES & RESIDENCIES

LECTURES, TALKS AND SLIDE PRESENTATIONS

2018

Then and Now, Panel discussion on Immigration and Migration at Tacoma Art Museum, WA

Keynote Speaker for Neighborhood House, Washington State Convention Centre, WA

Front Row Centre: Humaira Abid, conversation with Marcie Sillman, KUOW at Bellevue Arts Museum, WA

Searching for Home in the Pacific NW, Panel discussion at Bellevue Arts Museum, WA

Searching for Home, Artist Talk at Shoreline and Burien Library, WA

Artist Talk at Wood Technology Centre, Seattle WA

2017

The Beauty of Being Uncomfortable, Talk for Women’s Business Exchange, Seattle, WA

Keynote Speaker, Cultural Conversations organized by the City of Bellevue, WA

Lecture/slide presentation at Newcastle Library, WA

Artist Talk: ‘Searching for Home’ at Cornish College of the Arts, WA

Artist Talk: Humaira Abid at Bellevue Arts Museum, WA

Beyond Borderlands: Artist Talk at The Office of Arts & Culture, King Street Station, Seattle, WA

2016

Lecture/slide presentation, Tacoma Art Museum, WA

Panel discussion, SOFA EXPO, Chicago, IL

Guest speaker for EDGE program organized by Artist Trust, Port Townsend, WA.

Penal discussion with senior art students at Cornish College of Arts, Seattle, WA.

2015

Lecture/slide presentation for ALOHA group, Tacoma, Washington

Talk/Panel discussion on GLOBAL FEMINISM, Bellevue Arts Museum, Washington

2013

Lecture and critique for M.A Visual Arts, National College of Arts, Lahore, Pakistan

Lecture/slide presentation at Seattle Asian Arts Museum, Seattle, Washington

2011

Lecture/slide presentation at ArtXchange Gallery, Seattle, Washington

2007

Lecture/slide presentation at Sandra Phillips Art Gallery, Denver, Colorado

Lecture/slide presentation organized by Kuona Trust, Naivasha, Kenya

Lecture/slide presentation at Stonearium, Seattle, Washington

Lecture/slide presentation at Creativity Centre, 7, Bainbridge Island, Washington

Lecture/slide presentation hosted by Sculpture Pursuit magazine, Denver, Colorado

Lecture/slide presentation at Loveland Museum, Colorado

2005

Lecture/slide presentation organized by Malaysian Delphic Association, Kuching, Malaysia

2004

Lecture/slide presentation at Garhi Artist Village, New Delhi, India

Lecture/slide presentation at Chitrakala Parishat, School of Art, Bangalore, India

Lecture/slide presentation organized by PARTAGE, Flic en flac, Mauritius

ART BIENNIAL, RESIDENCIES AND SYMPOSIA

2014

BAM Biennial 2014, ‘Knock on Wood’ at Bellevue Arts Museum, WA,

2009

Bolivia Art Biennial, La Paz, Bolivia

2008

International Wood sculptors Symposium, Annaberg-Buchholz, Germany

2008

2nd,International Women Artists Workshop, Kenya

2006

Artist in residence, Europos Parkas, Museum of central Europe, Lithuania

2005

Sculpture Symposium, Sarawak Museum, Kuching, Malaysia

2004

Artist in residence, Garhi Artists’ Studios, Lalitkala Academy, New Delhi, India

2004

PARTAGE International Artists Workshop, Flic en Flac, Mauritius