Amina Ahmed was born in East Africa and is a Kutchi Turk Indian. She grew up in England and has lived in Iran and the USA. Ahmed is a graduate of Winchester School of Art and the Chelsea School of Art. She received her MFA from the Royal College of Art (1991), where she specialized in Visual Islamic and Traditional Arts and was awarded the Barakat Trust prize for excellence.
Her work has been exhibited in the USA, South Asia and Europe. Ahmed is a former studio member of the EFA NYC and is currently a Studio Resident at Mana Contemporary NJ. She lives in NJ.
Twelve Gates Arts is pleased to support Amina Ahmed in FIELD MEETING Take 4: Thinking Practice.
Asia Contemporary Art Week (ACAW) New York
A Season-long Platform, September 8 - November 18, 2016