Exhibits & Presentations

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Contains a list of my current and past exhibits

Contemporary Muslim Women Artists in the Bay Area – Curated by Salma Arastu

Featuring works by Salma Arastu, Bassamat Fayoumi Bahnasy, Manli Salimah Chao, Rabea Chaudhry, Rubina Kazi, Yasmin Khafagy, Azeem Khaliq, Nabeela Sajjad and Ayesha Samdani. Opening Reception: Saturday, November 3, 6pm–8pm Inspired by the beauty of Arabic calligraphy — which developed from the Islamic tradition forbidding the depiction of God, Mohamed and the prophets in art [...]

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I am Muslim

Artist's reception on Saturday October 27, 6 P.M to 10 P.M 3830 Main Street, Culver City, CA 90232

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32nd Annual Emeryville Art Exhibition

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Salma Arastu: Seeking Oneness

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Beyond Words: Three Contemporary Artists and the Manuscript Tradition

Lambert Gallery St. Louis Lambert International Airport May 24 - November 12, 2018 Presented by the Museum of Contemporary Religious Art (MOCRA) in collaboration with the Special Collections division of the Saint Louis University Libraries Beyond Words highlights the work of three outstanding contemporary artists who bring together [...]

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Salma Arastu’s Myth and Mystery: 50th anniversary of California Institute of Integral Studies at San Francisco

About the Exhibit The Himalayan region-often referred to as the "roof of the world," has traditionally been considered a domain where time stands still. On the occasion of the 50th anniversary of CIIS, we took the opportunity to examine the crises and aspirations of the present moment, and the [...]

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Salma Arastu’s solo exhibition “Celebration of the Art of Calligraphy : Messages of Peace and Reassurance”

Please join MBAW Gallery on Saturday, April 21st, 5-7pm, for the opening of Salma Arastu's solo exhibition "Celebration of the Art of Calligraphy : Messages of Peace and Reassurance." Her current body of work explores the continuous and lyrical line of Arabic calligraphy and Islamic patterns influenced by both her [...]

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Salma Arastu – Special Exhibition (International Art Museum of America)

Salma Arastu - Special Exhibition (International Art Museum of America) Jan 16 - Feb 4 Venue: 1023 Market St., San Francisco, California 94103

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Salma Arastu: Final Show from the Studio to the Gallery;

Salma Arastu: Final Show from the Studio to the Gallery; December 5th to December 28th 2017 Venue: 27 N. 7th Street, Allentown, PA 18101

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Art as Spiritual Metaphor

Art As Spiritual Metaphor; November 1 to December 16, 2017 Gallery Reception: Thursday, November 2nd, 7-9PM Venue: Harrington Gallery at the Firehouse Arts Center 4444 Railroad Ave | Downtown Pleasanton

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