Vijay Masharani

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◼︎ Education

University College London MA Race, Ethnicity, Postcolonial Studies

Maryland Institute College of Art BFA Fine Arts; Minor, Critical Theory

◼︎ Selected Exhibitions

Solo / Two-Person

Triage. Clima. Milan, Italy. 

#38: Gas, Honey (with Raza Kazmi). Museum Gallery. Brooklyn, NY.

It Might Be Warm But It’s Not Clean (with Trisha Cheeney). High-Tide. Philadelphia, PA.


This dialogue which happened to be present in all previous dialogues. Alyssa Davis Gallery. New York, NY.
Social Photography IX. Carriage Trade. New York, NY.
K as in Knight. Helena Anrather. New York, NY.
FREE FALL. Shoot the Lobster. Los Angeles, CA.

Still Life. Drawer NYC. New York, NY.
Boredom Breeds Mischief. Mery Gates. Brooklyn, NY.

Bangalore Flat. Home Sweet Home. Bangalore, India.
SUPERHOST. Like a Little Disaster / Pane Projects. Polignano a mare, Italy.
U:L:O. Interstate Projects. Brooklyn, NY.
Pig Latin in Quicksand. Clima. Milan, Italy.

Pure Raw. Resort Baltimore. Baltimore, MD.
Birds of Prey Don’t Sing. 891 N Main. Providence, RI.
#69 The Clarkory Show. Museum Gallery. Brooklyn, NY.

The Length of our Shadow. Platform Gallery. Baltimore, MD.

◼︎ Selected Writing

Lightning Strikes: on Strike MoMA’s “Ruins of Modernity” Tour. Artforum, 2021.
Migrant Guts & Gongs. Catalogue essay for Guadalupe Maravilla’s exhibition Portals at the ICA Miami, 2021 (forthcoming).
Colin Montgomery: Emergency Doors. Text for A FIRE IN MY BELLY at the Julia Stoschek Collection, 2021.
Violence is the Texture of Experience: Benjamin Krusling Interviewed. BOMB, 2021.
Datura Thugi. catalogue essay for the VII Biennale for Young Art, Moscow, 2020.
João Enxuto and Erica Love on platforms and autonomy. Artforum, 2020.
No words: on the status of BDS within contemporary art. X—TRA Magazine, 2020.
American Artist: I'm Blue (If I Was █████ I Would Die) . The Brooklyn Rail, 2018.
Carlos Reyes: West Side Club. The Brooklyn Rail, 2018.

CV & screening links available upon request.