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painting on myself and friends
costumes made of bedsheets and long johns
masks made out of paper

#zehrakhan #contemporaryart #paintingonpeople #bodypainting #paintingonmyself
acrylic paint on self
2010
Christoph's Back Upshot, ballpoint pen drawing on friend by Zehra Khan.  #worddrawing #bodyart #drawing #zehrakhan #pakistaniartist #drawingonpeople #drawingonfriends #allstonart #zehrakhan #contemporaryart #paperinstallation #paperworld #mixedmediainstal
ballpoint pen ink on friend
Allston, MA
2005
Mixed-media installation and performance of a nude woman with drawn rats on her who are smoking, drinking and vomiting. Odalisque, reclining, bedroom, bed, nude, rats, belloc, photography, drawing, painting, installation, painting on people, www.zehrakhan
acrylic paint on friend
Cambridge, MA
2008
Rats Vomit Down Legs, inkjet print, edition of 15, 20 x 27", 2009.  Body painting in acrylic.
acrylic on self
2009
drawing on body, acrylic on self. Drawing of a rat by Zehra Khan. #bodypainting #drawing #rat #painting #split  New Mexico roadrunner. Zehra Khan is a multi-disciplinary artist who likes to make things by hand. She works in drawing, sculpture, installatio
acrylic on self
Paris, France
2009
#zehrakhan #contemporaryart #paperinstallation #paperworld #mixedmediainstallation #paintingonpeople #bodypainting
acrylic on friend and self
Paris, France
2009
drawing on leg and back, Zehra Khan. #zehrakhan #contemporaryart #paperinstallation #paperworld #mixedmediainstallation #paintingonpeople #bodypaintingZehra Khan is an artist who likes to make things by hand, whether it is drawing, sculpture, or films of
acrylic on friend and self
Paris, France
2009
Khan painting on a friend at a performance for 'Beastly Habits', Flatbread Affair Gallery, Brooklyn, NY, 2010. #zehrakhan #contemporaryart #paperinstallation #paperworld #mixedmediainstallation #paintingonpeople #bodypainting
image from performance
2010
#zehrakhan #contemporaryart #paperinstallation #paperworld #mixedmediainstallation #paintingonpeople #bodypainting
filmed performance
2 min
2009
#zehrakhan #contemporaryart #paperinstallation #paperworld #mixedmediainstallation #paintingonpeople #bodypainting
filmed performance
1 min 45 sec
2010
Mixed-media installation by Zehra Khan. #Zehra Khan #performance #costume #photograph #animal #lamb #art #stag #mask #painting #installation #rat #party #zehrakhan #contemporaryart #paperinstallation #paperworld #mixedmediainstallation #paintingonpeople #
photograph from performance
2009
Mixed media installation and performance by Zehra Khan, created at an art residency at the Post-Contemporary, Troy, NY.  #installation #rat #zehrakhan #cigarette #bottle, #bikini #pinup #messageinabottle #costume #mask #performance #zehrakhan #contemporar
photograph
2010
Installation and performance by Zehra Khan at Gallery Ehva in Provincetown. #Zehra Khan #installation #performance #costume #photograph #animal #beast #bodypainting #art #rats #mask #painting #zehrakhan #contemporaryart #paperinstallation #paperworld #mix
live performance
2010
Sweetheart of All My Dreams, 26 x 19”, 2010. Image from a mixed-media installation and performance.  #zehrakhan #contemporaryart #paperinstallation #paperworld #mixedmediainstallation #paintingonpeople #bodypainting
film and installation, Zehra Khan and Tim Winn
4 min 13 sec
2010
A Sunny Day for Flowers is an illustrated children’s book is about flowers and their funny and often furry friends by Zehra Khan and Tim Winn. #ASunnyDayforFlowers #ZehraKhan #SoberscovePress #Chicago #childrensbook #babybook #artbook #funkidsbook
children's book, Zehra Khan and Tim Winn
6 x 6"
2014
#zehrakhan #contemporaryart #paperinstallation #paperworld #mixedmediainstallation #paintingonpeople #bodypainting
film, Zehra Khan and Tim Winn
11 min 47 sec
2012
Johnny Flea and His Merry Maniacs Present the Circus, mixed-media installation, Zehra Khan is a multi-disciplinary artist who likes to make things by hand. She works in drawing, sculpture, installations, costumes, and performances for photography or film.
photograph from project, Zehra Khan and Tim Winn
2012
Johnny Flea and His Merry Maniacs Present the Circus, mixed-media installation, Installation and props: ink and acrylic on paper, cardboard and wood. Costumes: Acrylic on bedsheets, paper, and tyvek and skin, Zehra Khan & Tim Winn, 10 x 16 x 8’, Vermont S
photograph from project, Zehra Khan and Tim Winn
2012
#zehrakhan #contemporaryart #paperinstallation #paperworld #mixedmediainstallation #paintingonpeople #bodypainting
film, Zehra Khan and Tim Winn
5 min 9 sec
2012
#zehrakhan #contemporaryart #paperinstallation #paperworld #mixedmediainstallation #paintingonpeople #bodypainting
film, Zehra Khan and Tim Winn
10 min 5 sec
2013
#zehrakhan #contemporaryart #paperinstallation #paperworld #mixedmediainstallation #paintingonpeople #bodypainting
film, Zehra Khan and Tim Winn
10 min 7 sec
2011
From the project The Weasel Problem, a collaboration project by Zehra Khan & Tim Winn, For You, #photograph #dune shack #Provincetown #CapeCodNationalSeashore #bed #weasel #costume #performer #longjohns #Zehra Khan #Tim Winn #costume
photograph from project, Zehra Khan and Tim Winn
2011
Run and Play
film, Zehra Khan and Tim Winn
2 min 30 sec
2011
The Pawn Shop - Fox Proprietors, mixed media installation and performance, Zehra Khan & Tim Winn. #Zehra Khan #installation #performance #costume #photograph #animal #beast #bodypainting #art #piano #playing #rat #mask #painting #drawing #film #zehrakhan
installation and film, Zehra Khan and Tim Winn
2011
Rabbit performers consisted of 20 artists and writers from an artist residency at the Vermont Studio Center. #tableauvivant #zehrakhan #contemporaryart #paperinstallation
Google Maps project, Zehra Khan and Elena Kendall-Aranda
1 min film
2018
#zehrakhan #contemporaryart #mixedmediainstallation #paintingonpeople #bodypainting #ivyguild #zehrakhanart #vermontspring #collaborativeart http://www.ivyguildart.com
film, Zehra Khan and Ivy Guild
3 min 8 sec
2018
Palm Down - Key West Still Life, photography series by Zehra Khan during an art residency at the Studios of Key West, 2019. Key West, FL. #conchrepublic #stilllife #palmfrond #zehrakhan #contemporaryart #paperinstallation #paperworld #mixedmediainstallati
photograph
2019
Conch Bathroom - Key West Still Life, photography series by Zehra Khan during an art residency at the Studios of Key West, 2019. Key West, FL. #conchrepublic #stilllife #bathroomart #zehrakhan #contemporaryart #paperinstallation #paperworld #mixedmediains
photograph
2019
Palms Above - Key West Still Life, photography series by Zehra Khan during an art residency at the Studios of Key West, 2019. Key West, FL. #zehrakhan #contemporaryart #paperinstallation #paperworld #mixedmediainstallation #paintingonpeople #bodypainting
photograph
2019
#zehrakhan #contemporaryart #mixedmediainstallation #paintingonpeople #bodypainting #artspacesonahmoo
live performance: acrylic paint on self and cardboard
2 min 2 sec
2021
%Hairy Monsters% is a series of work where I transformed poolside ladies into hairy beasts. #performance #zehrakhan #contemporaryart #paperinstallation #paperworld #mixedmediainstallation #paintingonpeople #bodypainting #costume #photograph #beast #art Ze
photograph
2011
In this short film, Zehra Khan lays down by the shoreline of a rocky beach. She #zehrakhan #paintingonmyself #becomingrocks #contemporaryart #paintingonpeople #bodypainting #paintingonself
film
1 min
2018
I painted on myself with acrylic paint in an attempt to integrate within a 'nest' of paintings and drawings on bedsheets. Zehra Khan = weirdo art. #zehrakhan #contemporaryart #paperinstallation #paperworld #mixedmediainstallation #paintingonpeople #bodypa
live performance on Zoom
59 sec
February 24, 2021
#zehrakhan #contemporaryart #paperinstallation #paperworld #mixedmediainstallation #paintingonpeople #bodypainting
film
1 min 19 sec
2016
Phonebooth, camera: Bailey Bob Bailey, Provincetown, MA 2014
film
55 seconds
2014
#zehrakhan #contemporaryart #paperinstallation #paperworld #mixedmediainstallation #paintingonpeople #bodypainting
film
50 sec
2018
Tethered
1 min 31 sec
2018
Flock of Seagulls, Provincetown, MA. Cape Cod. Zehra Khan and Tim Winn
film of installation, Zehra Khan and Tim Winn
1 min
2013
Installation by Zehra Khan and Tim Winn for 10 Days That Shook the World: the Centennial Decade, a multi-media exhibition at the Herring Cove Beach Bathhouse in the Cape Cod National Seashore, Provincetown, MA. www.zehrakhan.com
photocopies and wheatpaste on paper, Zehra Khan and Tim Winn
12 x 6', double-sided
2012
Installation for 10 Days That Shook the World: the Centennial Decade, a multi-media exhibition by Zehra Khan and Tim Winn at the Herring Cove Beach Bathhouse in the Cape Cod National Seashore, Provincetown, MA.  Anatomy and architecture, giraffes, movable
acrylic paint on tyvek and wood, Zehra Khan and Tim Winn
14 x 5 x 1' each
2012
The Right Whale was exhibited at the Provincetown Town Hall - 10 Days of Art festival in Provincetown, MA. Sep 2013.  #provincetownart #rightwhale #provincetownwhale #whaleart #whaleinstallation
ink on paper, Zehra Khan and Tim Winn
18 x 60 x 3', double-sided
2013
Wooden cutouts of famous Provincetown artists Edwin Dickinson and Ada Hensche. #provincetown #edwinkickinson #adahensche
photographs mounted on wood, ink and acrylic on paper
2013
Cut-outs of Provincetown artists from the 1950s mounted on wood. Partying. Installation view at the Provincetown Arts Association and Museum, 100 Year Celebration. Photograph exhibition by Constantine Manos. #MaryHackett #FerolWarthen
photographs mounted on wood, and acrylic and ink on paper
2013
acrylic paint on bedsheet and self
acrylic paint on bedsheet, t-shirt and self
image from filmed performance
2022

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