Raqib Shaw

Indian, born 1974

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Raqib Shaw

Indian, born 1974

651 followers

Raqib Shaw’s intricate and labor-intensive paintings and drawings combine images of fantasy, …

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Raqib Shaw’s intricate and labor-intensive paintings and drawings combine images of fantasy, sexuality, violence, and beauty. Incorporating gems, rhinestones, glitter, and metallic enamel paints, Shaw creates not only provocative visual experiences but also an ironic commentary on material opulence. His influences are …

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Selected career achievements
Blue chip
Represented by internationally reputable galleries.
Solo show at a major institution
Tate Britain
Group show at a major institution
Museum of Modern Art (MoMA)
Reviewed by a major art publication
Artforum International Magazine, and 1 more
Participated in a major biennial
Gwangju Biennale
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