KJR Studios

Kameelah Janan Rasheed is a learner* from East Palo Alto, CA

Brooklyn | Berlin | Johannesburg

© Kameelah Janan Rasheed. All rights reserved.

KW Institute for Contemporary Art (Berlin, Germany)
in the coherence, we weep

14 September 2023 – 7 January 2024
Curator: Sofie Krogh Christensen | Curatorial Assistant: Linda Franken

An excerpt of Call and Response II (2020-2023)
Edition of 1

Materials: archival inkjet print, wooden frame, glass, acrylic marker, metal brackets, hand oils, light

Size: 40 inches x 50 inches /// 101.6 cm x 127 cm

Art Institute of Chicago (Chicago, IL)
Unsewn Time

26 August 2023 – 8 January 2024
Curator: Grace Deveney
Project Manager: Catie Rutledge

An excerpt of Surrender I (2022-2023)
Edition of 1

Materials: light-sensitive silver gelatin paper, photographic fixer, photographic developer, india ink, oil stick, vaseline, 70% rubbing alcohol, shellac, rholoplex, PVA adhesive, charcoal, acrylic, iron oxide powder - concrete dye colors pigments (black), luggage compression as it traveled across the Atlantic Ocean, humidity on third floor of apartment in the south of Johannesburg (5616.80ft elevation) on December 31, 2022, fluctuating body weight, skin oils, kosher rock salt, radiator heat, brooklyn tap water, time

Size: 72 inches x 60 inches /// 182 cm x 152.4 cm