She lives and works in Islamabad. Riaz is an interdisciplinary artist, art editor and curator. She received her BFA from National College of Arts (2011). Over the years, Riaz has worked as Lecturer and Curator for a few universities and art galleries. She is also serving on the editorial team of Paper cuts as Art Editor. Paper cuts is a biannual magazine by Desi Writers Lounge which is an internationally acclaimed venture run by a team of highly efficient writers, authors and artists from South Asia. Riaz is a contributing writer to many other art and culture ventures.
Artist Statement
Connect – Disconnect
Continuity – Discontinuity
Memory – Erasure
Placement - Displacement
My comment is on how the divergence from one space to another works, and how, within us, fragments of each encounter manifest in behavioral changes
Mamoona Riaz
Sacred Epitomes of This Land, 2017
Gouache and gold leaf on Wasli and paper
10 x 15 inches
Mamoona Riaz
Lifelike, 2018
Ink on paper and wasli
13 x 10 inches