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Idris Khan

Born in 1978, Birmingham, United Kingdom

Lives and works in London, United Kingdom


Idris Khan works with photography, painting, drawing and sculpture, bringing these mediums together to create densely layered works. His practice examines experiences of global displacement and conflict, and his works sensitively unravel various political, social and spiritual threads. His process always begins with research, reading countless philosophical, cultural and theological texts, or surveying music scores and canonical works from art history. While consuming this source material, Khan ...Read more

Selected artworks