Stuart Shave/Modern Art Presents the First Solo Exhibition of Nasreen Mohamedi’s Work in London


LONDON.- Stuart Shave/Modern Art presents an exhibition of works by Nasreen Mohamedi. This is the first solo exhibition of Mohamedi’s work in London. Nasreen Mohamedi was born in Karachi (then India) in 1937 and raised in Bombay (now Mumbai), passing away in 1990. Mohamedi travelled to London and attended St. Martin’s School of Art from 1954 – 1957, returning to India in 1958. In the decades that followed Indian independence, Mohamedi came to establish her voice as a key component in the development of Indian modernism, for which she is regarded as one of the leading artistic voices of her generation. Mohamedi’s creative output was not prolific. Her body of work is modest, spare, and restrained – yet characterised by a total and coherent commitment to the languages of abstraction. Until recently little-known outside her home country, Mohamedi’s unique and singular body of work is now belatedly e