art > 3D

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

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
1 min
February 24, 2021
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
Tethered
1 min 31 sec
2018
#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
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
Mixed media installation and performance, in collaboration with Tim Winn. limited edition print, #Zehra Khan #Tim Winn #installation #performance #costume #photograph #animal #beast #bodypainting #art #piano #playing #rat #mask #painting #drawing #film #m
installation and filmed performance, in collaboration with Tim Winn
100 x 90 x 185”
2010
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
Run and Play
film, Zehra Khan and Tim Winn
2 min 30 sec
2011
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
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
#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
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
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
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
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
#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
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
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
Mango Necklace - 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 #zehrakhan #contemporaryart #paperinstallation #paperworld #mixedmediainstallation #pa
acrylic paint on paper, canvas, mangos, dried roses, and candle
Key West, FL
2019