Tira Khan

Location: Boston
Nationality: us
Biography: Tira Khan’s photographs explore the meaning of family, the formal and informal moment, and the architecture of place. Her images are often personal, and she finds that elements of our daily lives often reflect broad, universal themes. Tira... read on
Selected by MOMA Curatorial Assistant into BJ Spoke's 2018 Focus Exhibit
tira khan
Nov 13, 2018
One of 21 artists selected by juror Kelly Sidley, Curatorial Assistant, Department of Photography at The Museum of Modern Art, NY. The FOCUS 2018 Fine Art Photography Winners Exhibition will be from August 1-26.

Opening Reception will be held on Saturday, August 4th from 6-9pm.

To learn more about the artists selected to exhibit in FOCUS 2018. Blog.
Ms. Sidley is a Curatorial Assistant in the Department of Photography of the Museum of Modern Art, NY. She received her PhD in Art History from the Institute of Fine Arts, New York University, in 2006. She has taught in the undergraduate art history departments at New York University and Pace University, both in New York City. From 2007 to 2015 she presented lectures, led gallery talks, and taught courses for MoMA’s Education Department. She has assisted with numerous MoMA exhibitions.

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