Umar Rashid

  • , Portrait of Umar Rashid

Chicago-born artist Umar Rashid graduated with a Bachelor of Arts in Cinema and Photography from Southern Illinois University. His works are in numerous museum collections including, but not limited to, the Brooklyn Museum, Hudson River Museum, Nevada Museum of Art, Santa Barbara Museum of Art, Wadsworth Atheneum Museum of Art, and Zeitz Museum of Contemporary Art Africa in Cape Town, South Africa. He has exhibited internationally, including most recently at Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Blum & Poe, Half Gallery, and in Made in L.A. 2020: A Version at the Hammer Museum and the Huntington Library. Rashid lives and works in Los Angeles, CA.


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