Zalika Azim

“Exploring personal and collective narratives, my current work extends from photography, while investigating the ways in which memory, migration, movement and the black body are negotiated in relation to the American landscape.”

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Zalika Azim is a New York-based artist conceptualizing her practice through photography, installation, performance and sound. Azim’s work has been exhibited nationally and internationally, including The Dean Collection, the International Center of Photography, Pfizer, SOHO20, 8th Floor Gallery, Diego Rivera Gallery and the Instituto Superior de Arte. Earlier this year, Azim presented her first solo exhibition entitled, 'in case you should forget to sweep before sunset', at The Baxter Street Camera Club of New York. Azim holds a BFA in Photography and Imaging from the Tisch School of the Arts and a BA in Social and Cultural Analysis focused in Africana, Gender and Sexuality Studies from New York University.

Independently Azim has curated several exhibitions. She is currently a curatorial fellow at NXTHVN in New Haven, CT, and will co-curate their inaugural exhibition this winter.

Artist Information

Residency Dates Sep 1 — Dec 1 2020

Currently Based New York, USA

Mediums Photography

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