Farkhanda Ashraf Khilji

Multiple works

Khalish, single-channel video installation, colour, 2018
Untitled 1, single-channel video installation, colour, 2018
اضطراب (Iztaraab), single-channel video installation, colour, 2018

Lahore-based graduate of the National College of Arts Farkhanda Ashraf Khilji is a painter and video artist. Her work examines basic ideas and actions from quotidian life that are rarely accorded importance, but which play a vital role in our existence and survival. Among them are performative tasks relating to faith, political ideals and cultural values.
“My work questions very basic ideas and actions from one’s daily routine that we give no importance to but which play a vital role in our daily life. We cant survive without performing these tasks so I link them to faith, political ideals and cultural values.” Farkhanda Ashraf Khilji




Text courtesy the artist