Status
SIMEEN FARHAT'S CURRICULUM VITAE
1968Born Karachi, Pakistan

EDUCATION
2000M.F.A., Summa cum Laude, Texas Christian University

1998B.F.A., Summa Cum Laude, Arizona State University

EMPLOYMENT
2009-2011Assistant Adjunct Professor, University of Texas, Arlington

2011Xerxes Art Residency Program, Hampshire, U.K.

2010Adjunct Faculty, 2-Design and 3-D Design, El Centro College, Dallas

2005 - 2009Associate Faculty, Collin County Community College, Texas

2008Board and Committee Member, CIAC, Karachi, Pakistan

2001 - 2008Adjunct Faculty, Richland College, Dallas

2001Adjunct Faculty, Brookhaven College, Texas

SOLO EXHIBITIONS
2011Epilogue, La Fontaine Centre of Contemporary Art, Bahrain

Islamic Arts Festival, Sharjah

2010Charmed, Frenzied & Mad, Xerxes Art, London

Museum of Contemporary Art, Sharjah

We Won’t Kill You, Special Solo Project, Abu Dhabi Art

2008Words Without Voices; Forms Without Bodies, The MAC, Dallas

2006On the Run, Kiva Gallery, Mountain View College, Dallas

2003Shadows, Commerce Street Artists Warehouse, Houston

2002F.I.M., Mezzanine Gallery, Arlington Museum of Art, Texas

2001Distant Medleys, Dallas Center for Contemporary Arts, Dallas Relics, Lago Vista Gallery, Richland College, Dallas

2000Time and Place, New Talent Gallery, Irving Art Center, Irving, Texas

EXHIBITIONS
2010Abu Dhabi Art Temporary Occupants, Eastfield College, Dallas
Backroom Invitational, Bath House Cultural Center, Dallas


Group Show - Temporary Ocupants, Eastfiled College, Dallas

2009Body Text= "Gender," Visual Arts Main Gallery, University of Texas at Dallas

No Honor In Killing: Making Visible Buried Truth, National Art Gallery, Islamabad NCA Gallery, Lahore

Body Text "Gender," Visual Arts Main Gallery, University of Texas at Dallas Texas Biennial 2009. Mexican American Cultural Center. Austin, Texas
No Honor In Killing: Making Visible Buried Truth, National Art Gallery, Islamabad


2007Articulating the Subtext, Alliance Française Gallery, Karachi

2006Platform, Arlington Museum of Art, Arlington, Texas West Meets West, University of Art and Design, Helsinki, Finland

2005WAVE, Group Show, Graceland University, Lamonie, Iowa

2004Piano Art Invitational, El Centro College Gallery My Shadows Burnt in the Sun, Buffalo Bayou Art Park, Houston

2003Of Being, Fort Worth Community Art Center Dallas versus Houston, CSAW, Houston
Duty Free, Visual Arts and Technology Gallery, San Antonio College, Texas
Light Discussion, The Art Corridor II, Arlington


2002The Yellow Line, The Art Corridor II, Arlington, Texas Digital Visions, Contemporary Art Center, Sacramento, California

Faculty Biennial, Lago Vista Gallery, Richland College, Dallas, Texas
Multiply Identify, Reed Art Gallery, University of Maine at Presque Isle


Series Eight, Print Exhibit, St. Edwards University Fine Arts Building, Austin,Texas Multiply Identify, Shaw Center Art Gallery, Graceland University, Lamonie, Iowa

Uraan, Amin Gulgee Gallery, Karachi Interrogating Diversity, Betty Rymer Gallery, The School of the Art Institute of Chicago
Multiply Identify, Reed Art Gallery, University of Maine at Presque Isle
Takhti Project, Sadeqain Gallery, Karachi


2001Distant Medleys, Dallas Center for Contemporary Arts

The Slant, Diverse Works, Houston Import / Export, Woman Made Gallery, Chicago. New Prints From Texas!, Women & Their Work Gallery, Austin

2000Artistas De Las Americas, Fort Worth Central Library Arts Gallery, Fort Worth 13th Parkside National Small Print Exhibition, U W, Parkside, Kenosha, Wisconsin 15th Annual National Works on Paper, 2000, University of Texas at Tyler

Fred Wells 24th National Juried Exhibition, Nebraska Wesleyan University Americas 2000 Paper Works Competition, Minot State University, South Dakota


Just Six, New Works Space, The McKinney Avenue Contemporary Dallas 13th Parkside National Small Print Exhibition, U W, Parkside, Kenosha 15th Annual National Works on Paper, 2000, U T, Tyler, Texas

1999Fred Wells 23rd National Juried Exhibition, Nebraska Wesleyan University National Juried Students Printmaking Exhibition, Memorial Union Gallery, Arizona State University

1998Art in the Metroplex, Moudy Exhibition Hall, TCU, Fort Worth, Texas BFA Show, Step Gallery, Arizona State University, Tempe, Arizona

1998Art in the Metroplex, Moudy Exhibition Hall, TCU, Fort Worth

199110 Young Artists in Karachi, Arts Council of Pakistan, Karachi

AWARDS
2005Artist Grant, Vermont Studio Center

2002Clay Fellowship Residency, Women's Studio Workshop, Rosendale, New York

2001Artist in Residence, "Series Project VIII," Coronado Studios, Austin

2000Feature Show Award, Nebraska Wesleyan University, Lincoln, Nebraska Cash award, Fred Wells 24th National Juried Exhibition, NWU, Lincoln, Nebraska

1998Graduate Departmental Assistantship, Texas Christian University

1996Board of Regents Scholarship, Arizona State University

1995Juror's Award, Best of Category, Mesa Community College, Arizona League of Innovation Award, Mesa Community College, Arizona

1994Juror's Award, Best of Category, Mesa Community College, Arizona


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