Asif Mian is a Brooklyn-based artist born in Jersey City, NJ. He works at intersection of sculpture, video, and performance, Mian’s practice dissects the roles that ritual, masculinity, power, and violence have in society. Mian has exhibited his work internationally, including a solo exhibit at ​False Flag, Long Island City,​ NY (2017), and group exhibitions at QI 2018: Volumes, Queens Museum Biennial, Close Quarters at Governors Island organized by New Art Dealers Alliance (NADA), New York, NY (2018); Giving Up the Ghost, Rush Arts, Philadelphia, PA (2018).

Mian is a recipient of Skowhegan School of Painting and Sculpture, Skowhegan, ME, 2018; Clifford Owens: Seminar in Intensive Performance at Denniston Hill, Glen Wild, NY, 2017; AZ West: Institute of Investigative Living Residency with Andrea Zittel, Joshua Tree, CA, 2017.


Featured Image Photo Credit: Courtesy of the Artist



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"Breath Ascent Reveal" video installation for 'Close Quarters at Governors Island', photo by Alexander Heffesse