Name

Maliha Rahman

About

Painter. Illustrator.
Born in Bangladesh and lived in Canada for a decade. Now, I live and work in Norway.

My works are currently on display for sale at Unique Design, Bergen, Norway.

Feel free to contact me, if you need assistance in design projects or interested in taking art/design course. I offer private/group courses for all ages.

EDUCATION


Bachelors of Fine Arts
Major in Drawing and Painting, Minor in Art History
OCAD University, Toronto, Canada

EXHIBITIONS


2015 Unique Design, Bergen, Norway
2012 Darkness and Light, OSA, John B.Aird Gallery, ON, Canada
2011 Sunnyside Beach Juried Art Show & Sale, ON, Canada
2011 The 96th annual and original Square Foot Show, ON, Canada
2011 Art in the Park, Scarborough Art’s Annual juried outdoor exhibition and sale, ON, Canada
2011 Experiencing Perspective 2011-2012, Mercedes- Benz Financial Services, ON, Canada
2011 The Show Off, OCAD University , 96th Annual Graduate Exhibition, Toronto, ON, Canada
2011 Annual Retrospective Show, OCADU, Toronto, ON, Canada
2011 Last In, Bezpala Brown Gallery, Toronto, Canada
2011 Group Show, Tag Art Gallery, St.Catharines, ON, Canada
2011 Relations, Gallery 1313, Toronto, Canada
2010 Brampton Square Foot Show, Beaux-Arts, Brampton, Canada
2010 International Eye, Learning Zone, OCAD University, ON, Canada
2010 I See You See Me, Transit Space, OCAD University, ON, Canada
2007 Drawing at First Sight, Transit Space, OCAD University, ON, Canada
2006 Rise, Juried Exhibition, Scarborough Arts Council, ON, Canada

PUBLICATIONS


2015 'Bergens Verden' Magazine
2015 BAS (Bergen Anti-stereotypes) Online Magazine, Norway
2011 Sunnyside Beach Juried Art Show Catalogue, Canada
2011 “Experiencing Perspective”, Mercedes-Benz Financial Services Catalogue, Canada
2011 “Synonymy”, OCADU Drawing and Painting Fourth Year Catalogue, Canada
2007 “Untitled Magazine”, OCAD University Student Union, Canada

ART AUCTION


2010 Whodunit? Mystery Art Sale 2010 Gala & Public Sale, OCAD University, ON

AWARDS


2011 People’s Choice Award, Last In, Bezpala Brown Gallery
2011 3rd Prize Jury Award, Last In, Bezpala Brown Gallery
2007-2008 BMO Financial Group Award, Entrance Scholarship/ Award, OCAD University
2007 – Program 2 Art Graduate Award. Georges Vanier Secondary School

MEMBERSHIPS


2013 CARFAC Ontario
2013 Scarborough Arts Council

RESIDENCIES


2012 Artist Member in Residence, Scarborough Arts Council, ON

EXPERIENCES


2015 – Freelancer as an illustrator and graphic designer
2015 – Instructor for adults " Course on Adobe Photoshop" at Vitalitetsenteret Frivilligsentral
2015 – Instructor for Creative Workplace (Painting, drawing and sewing. From age 13 and up). at Vitalitetsenteret Frivilligsentral
2014- Graphic designer for organization’s posters at Vitalitetsenteret Frivilligsentral
2014- Art teaching assistant for children (age 3-10) at Vitalitetsenteret Frivilligsentral
2014 Teaching assistant – Data Course for Senior at Vitalitetsenteret Frivilligsentral
2014 Coordinator for international food and traditional attire Vitalitetsenteret S. og FN-sambandet
2014 Lunch Superviser at Vitalitetsenteret Frivilligsentral
2014 Catering and production assistant Festspillne I Bergen
2013 Art class assistant for children LOLART School, Canada