About the

Karimah Ashadu (b. London 1985) is a British-Nigerian Artist based in Hamburg.

Exhibitions and screenings include “ars viva 2020”, Kunstverein Hamburg and Galerie für Zeitgenössische Kunst, Leipzig, “Power Man”, De Ateliers, Amsterdam Art Weekend, (2018), “Modern Mondays”, MoMA, New York (2018), “Biennale of Moving Images”, Centre d’Art Contemporain Genève.

Recipient of several awards and grants. Public collections include MoMA and the City of Geneva read more



Columbia Institute Fellow 2021

At the start of 2021 I will embark on a fellowship at Columbia University’s Institute for Ideas and Imagination, Paris  read more

Winner of ars viva prize 2020

In association with the Kulturkreis der deutschen Wirtschaft I am one of the winners of the ars viva 2020 prize  read more