Born in Pakistan but raised in New York, Osman Khan creates work that plays with themes of identity, home/land, and social/public space through participatory and performative installations and site-specific interventions. His work has been shown at the Shanghai Biennale; Zero1 Festival/ISEA; Witte de With Center for Contemporary Art, Rotterdam; Ars Electronica Center, Linz Austria; OK Center for Contemporary Art, Linz Austria; Socrates Sculpture Park, NYC; SangSangMadang, Seoul; SIGGRAPH, San Diego; LACMA, Los Angeles; Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park, Grand Rapids; and MOCAD, Detroit. He is a recipient of an Art Matters grant, Ars Electronica’s Prix Ars Award of Distinction and The Arctic Circle 2009 Residency.
All programs take place on Thursdays at 5:10 pm at the historic Michigan Theater, located at 603 E. Liberty Street in downtown Ann Arbor, and are free of charge and open to the public. For more information, visit: http://stamps.umich.edu/stamps