A truly unique artist, Huma Bhabha draws from comic books, science fiction movies and African masks to bewitch her viewers with eerie, compelling melds of animal and human figures, both through the mediums of print and sculpture. Working with materials ranging from Styrofoam to wood to clay, Huma Bhabha reworks the familiarity of everyday objects into creepy inventions, making her a stand-out artist since the 1990s.
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About the artwork
Having just been commissioned to create a site-specific installation for the Metropolitan Museum of Art, Huma Bhabha is continuing the pursuit of her fascinating career. Drawing from comic books, science fiction movies and African masks, the American-Pakistani artist bewitches her viewers with eerie melds of animal and human figures, both in her prints and her sculptures.