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Zakir Hussain

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Zakkir Hussain (born 1970, Kerala, India) received BFA in Painting from The College of Fine Arts, Trivandrum, in 1994 and Masters in Fine Arts (Graphics), MSU Baroda.

Zakkir Hussain was invited to the first Kochi Muziris Biennale curated by Bose Krishnamachari and Riyas Komu (2012); ‘Recent Works’, curated by Kathleen Wyma, The University of British Columbia, Canada (2003). His solo exhibitions include: ‘Procrustean Possibilities’
The Guild, Alibaug (2018); ‘Prolonged hours of Disguised Situations’, GallerySKE, Bangalore (2015); ‘Translating the Silence’, Vadehra Art Gallery, New Delhi (2015); ‘Zero Tolerance’, Vadehra Art Gallery, New Delhi  (2012); ‘103d C Yellow Fever and other Works’, GallerySKE, Bangalore (2010); ‘Re-Turn of The Unholy’, Vadehra art Gallery, New Delhi (2008); ‘Emerging from the Womb of a Scapegoat’, Kashi Art Gallery, Kochi (2007-08). 

His group shows include: ‘Mattancherry’, curated by Riyas Komu, Uru Art Harbour, Kochi (2017); ‘Peak-Shift-Effect’, curated by Gayatri Sinha, Vadehra Art Gallery, New Delhi (2013); ‘Skoda Contemporary Art Show’, National Gallery of Modern Art, New Delhi (2012); ‘A Further Global Encounter’, Grosvenor Vadehra, London, (2012); ‘Krinzinger Project’, Gallery Krinzinger, Vienna (2008); ‘Venice & Kassel Interlude’, The Guild, Mumbai (2008). 'Soft and Sharp' Viraj Naik and Zakkir Hussain at NCPA, Jehangr Nicholson Gallery, presented by The Guild.