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Kubra Khademi, born 1989 in Afghanistan.
Multidisciplinary Artist based in Paris, France.

Contact Details:

Phone number: +33 769 419 927
Skype:  kubra.khademi69


2017-2019        MFA / Post Graduate Scholarship at Panthéon Sorbonne Paris 1, in Philosophie de l’art

2009-2013       School of Visual Arts and Design, Faculty of Fine Arts, Beaconhouse National University, Lahore, Pakistan

2007                  FSC from Ferdousi High School, Quetta, Pakistan

Group Exhibitions:

 2018                    “Armor” & “Kubra & Pedestrian Sign” are part of group show  S.T.E.P.(  Saunter, Trek, Escort, Parade), in Flux Factory, Queens Museum & Knockdown Center, New York, USA

2018                    “ZANSUSPENSION”, “Armor”,” The Moist Realities” & “ The eternal trial” are part of group exhibition in  Silkroad Gallery, in Tehran, Iran

2017                    “Eternal Trial” is part of group show Conflict-Dialogue-Peace, in Asia Peace Film Festival, in National Art Gallery, Islamabad, Pakistan

2017                    “ Exile seen through the prism of art” exhibition, in cité internationale des arts, Paris, France

2017                     Opening of Studios of Artists in Exile, Paris, France

2017                    “The Artist/knight” exhibition, at Kaasteel Gaasbeek, Belgium

2017                   “The Moist Realities” documentry at Inund’Art Festival at Casa e Cultura, Girona, Catalonia/Spain
2017                   “L’accio De La Font Caula” group exhibition of La Muga Caula at Lola Ventos Gallery, Figueres, Catalonia/Spain

2016                    La Muga Caula presentation show at Museu de L’Emporde, Figueres, Spain

2015                    La Muga Caula performance festival, Les Escaulas, Catalonia( Spain)

2015                    7th Passion for Freedom London art Festival, London, UK, and Alchemy-Five nation film festival, London, UK

2015                    Jiwar open studio,Barcelona, Spain

2015                    Borders, Nexus Gallery, Adelaide, Australia

2015                    Ongoing Moment, CAMAC gallery, Marnay  sur-Seine, France

2013                     Acting in Kaikavus Theater group, Kabul, Afghanistan

2013                     www.connected?, French Cultural House ,Kabul, Afghanistan

2011                    The Vibration of Secret Root, Afghan Cultural House Gallery, Kabul, Afghanistan

2011                    Young Women Artists of South Asia, Dhaka, Bangladesh

2011                     Dialogue 1, Alhamra Art Gallery, Lahore Pakistan

2009                     Short Circuit, Shahi Hammam, Lahore, Pakistan

Solo Shows:

2018                    “Reperformance” at Centre Chorégraphique National Roubaix, Roubaix, France
2018                   “Thanks to Time” in KadS Festival, Amsterdam, Netherlands
2017                   “The Arrivadrifte” in Visions d’Exile festival in Musuem of History of Immigration, Paris, France
2017                   “Kubra & Padestrian Sign V” in Fete de la Saint Martin festival, in Tourinnes-la-Grosse, Belgium.
2017                   “The Shadow II” at Sans Maille ça caille’s event, in Lille, France
2017                   “Kubra & Pedestrian Sign IIII” in Latitudes Contemporaines Festival, Lille, France
2017                    “The Shadow” at At Inund’Art Festival 2017 on  Pont de Pedra, Girona, Catalonia/Spain
2017                    “18Kg Performance”  at EMPREMPTA festival, 2017. Barcelona, Catalonia/Spain

2017                      ZANSUSPENSION, collaboration piece of performance with AGF, at Korzo theatre,Rewire festival, The Hague, Netherlands

2016                     “Harmony” at Latitude Contempraines Festival 2016, Lille, France

2016                     “Kubra & Pedestrian Sign III”, Gijon, Spain

2016                    “Kubra & Pedestrian Sign II”, Barcelona, Spain

2016                    “Kubra & Pedestrian Sign” , Paris, France

2015                    “Walking with Walter Benjamin”, Museu de l’Exili  at la Junquera, Girona. Catalonia (Spain-France)

2015                    “And So” Barcelona,Catalonia( Spain)

2015                     “From sunrise to sunset in Paris”, Paris, France

2015                    “ Armor”, Kabul, Afghanistan

2013                     “The Moist Realities”, Kapila Art Gallery, Kabul, Afghanistan

2013                      “Degree Show” , BNU, Lahore, Pakistan

Artist Residences:

2018                 Artist Residence at centre Chorégraphique National Roubaix, Roubaix, France

2017                  Artist in Residence at Cité International des Arts, Paris, France

2017                   Artist Residence at centre Chorégraphique National Roubaix, Roubaix, France

2017                    Watch+Talk artist in residence in Festival of Zürcher Theater Spektakel, Zurich, Swiss

2017                    Studio of Artists in Exile, Paris, France

2017                    Artist in residence at KadS, Amsterdam, Netherlands

2017                    Résidence aux Ateliers du Réel

2016                    Artists Studios of Theatre of Cité Universitaire, Paris, France

2015                    La Muga Caula, Les Sscaules, Catalonia/Spain

2015                    Jiwar, Barcelona, Spain

2015                     la Nau Coclea. Camallera, Girona. Catalonia, Spain

2015                     la Porte Peinte, Noyers, France

2015                     CAMAC science and artist residency, Marnay, France

Awards and Scholarships:

2016                  Title of ‘‘Chevalier de L’ordre des Arts et des Lettres’’, Republique Francais, Paris, France

2016                  MFA / Post Graduate Scholarship at Panthéon Sorbonne Paris 1, in Philosophie de l’art

2013                  Distinction in Visual arts and design from BNU, Lahore, Pakistan

2009-2013       SAF Scholarship BNU, Lahore, Pakistan (South Asia Foundation)

2009                 UNESCO Madanjeet Singh Inst. for South Asian Arts (UMISAA) scholarship for BFA

2009                  Performed in Short Circuit of German and Congo Collaboration, Lahore, Pak

2007                  First position of award of Persian calligraphy among Persian Schools In Indian Subcontinent, Quetta, Pakistan

2006                   OCKENDON international workshop certificate, Quetta, Pakistan

1993                   First position award of drawing competition in Mashhad, Iran

Presentations and Teaching Experiences:

2018                 Realisation of  “ Body, Woman & Performance” three days of workshop to performance-dance graduate students of ESA School of Arts, Tourcoing, France

2017                  Presentation & Talk with Maria Carmella Mini artistic director of Latitudes Contemporaines festival, held by ONDA, Visions d’Exile festival &  Museum of History of Immigration, in Paris, France

2017                   Presentation and debate participation at Step by Step seminar at University of East london, presentation at Study Room launch of Walking Women Network, London, England.  

2017                   Round Table at Fine Arts Faculty of University of Girona, Girona, Catalonia/Spain

2017                   New Emergences #7: Poetry, Presence and Empowerment on Saturday, 1 April. round table with AFG, Kubra Khademi & MoorMother, at Korzo theatre, The Hague, Netherlands

2017                   Round Table at Fine Arts Faculty of University of Girona, Girona, Catalonia/Spain

2017                   Artist Talk on New Emergences with AGF and MoorMother in Rewire Festival, The Hague, Netherland

2016                   Round Table at Latitude Contemporaines Festival 2016, Lille, France

2016                   Presentation and talk at Museum of Fine Arts of Oviedo, Spain

2016                    Presentation and talk at ONDA, Paris, France

2016                    Presentation and talk at Public Library of Barcelona, Spain

2013                    Presentation & Video art Screening at Faculty of Fine Arts in Kabul University,

2005-2006         Al-Beruni High School


2017                     SCI (service civil international), PATH ( peace activism through lessons from history of forced migration), A ROUTE TO CONNECT. In La Jonquera & Girona, Catalonia/Spain

2014                     British Council filmmaking workshop, Kabul, Afghanistan

2012                     Miniature Painting, Khadim Ali’s studio, Kabul, Afghanistan

2012                    Gum print workshop, Lahore Pakistan

2011                    Wax printing workshop, Lahore, Pakistan

2011                    Miniature technique workshop with Mohammad Zeeshan, Lahore, Pakistan

2010                    Miniature Painting, Khadim Ali’s studio, Kabul, Afghanistan

2009                    Short circuit, German and Congo workshop for performance, Lahore, Pakistan


Dari, English, Urdu, and French