Frameless Lates: Maliha Abidi
6 Marble Arch
6 Marble Arch, London, W1H 7AP, UK
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Explore our galleries after hours with adult only monthly showings. Experience all four spectacular Frameless galleries, as well as an exclusive preview featuring emerging talent from London’s vibrant digital art community. With street food style bites, drinks and a music programme curated by the eclectic Soho Radio, Lates are an excellent way to visit Frameless in the after-hours.
Each Late will kick off a month-long residency in our Blank Canvas gallery by up-and-coming digital artists, providing them with an unparalleled platform for their work. As part of our commitment to supporting emerging digital talent and innovation in the space this new addition to our events programme aims to help digital artists achieve their creative goals.
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ABOUT MALIHA ABIDI
Maliha Abidi is a Pakistani-American multidisciplinary artist and author living between London and Los Angeles. Born and raised in Karachi, Pakistan, she migrated to California, United States at the age of 14. As a South Asian immigrant, her experiences play a huge role in her work. Her art focuses on advocating for social justice including women’s rights, girls’ education and mental health. Using bright and bold colours, Maliha hopes to get people interested in complex issues that impact our societies. “Come for the art, stay for the cause.” - Maliha Abidi.
‘Shifting Shadows: A New Horizon’ is the first showing of this new installation from acclaimed artist Maliha Abidi and is shown at Frameless as part of an immersive display of some of her best-known works. Projected floor to ceiling across three screens the specially sound-scaped work takes its viewers on a boundary-breaking journey. The meticulously crafted animated masterpiece challenges prevailing norms for women in public realms, centered on realities observed from across Pakistan, South Asia and beyond.
She is also the founder and creator of Women Rise NFT. A Web 3.0 initiative with the focus on women’s rights and girls’ education through using art as a tool for advocacy.
Maliha’s work includes illustrations, animations, NFT art and illustrated books. In her spare time, she loves to travel, read books, go bicycling and explore new blends of coffee.
ABOUT SOHO RADIO
From its grass-roots founding in 2014, Soho Radio has grown to be an influential voice and amplifier for music and culture, bringing together people from Soho, London, the UK and globally. Soho Radio are an online radio station broadcasting 250+ shows a month live from Soho and from New York to the world. Tickets are strictly limited so book now to avoid disappointment.
· Arrive anytime between 6pm and 8pm. Closes at 10pm
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