Born: 1968, Karachi, Pakistan
Lives and works in Dallas, Karachi, Europe
1998 B.F.A., Summa cum Laude; Arizona State University, Tempe, A

2000 M.F.A., Summa cum Laude; Texas Christian University Fort Worth, TX

2013 Cris Worley Fine Arts, Dallas, TX (Forthcoming)

2011 Inflexion, ArtChowk Gallery, Karachi, Pakistan

  Epilogue, La Fontaine Contemporary Art Center, Bahrain
  Word. Object. Motion. Anya Tish Gallery, Houston, TX
  The Absolute Works From Nothing, Twelve Gates Gallery, Philadelphia, PA
2010 Charmed, Frenzied, and Mad, Xerxes Fine Arts, London, UK

  Simeen Farhat, Raqhe-E-Naqse, Sharjah Museum of Modern Art, UAE
  Vitalized Verses, V.M. Art Gallery, Karachi, Pakistan
  Masnavi, Anya Tish Gallery, Houston, TX
2008 Words Without Voices; Forms Without Bodies, The MAC, Dallas, TX

  Textual Dynamite, Mighty Fine Arts, Project Room, Dallas, TX
2006 On the Run, Kiva Gallery, Mountain View College, Dallas, TX

2005 Shadows, Commerce Street Artists Warehouse, Houston, TX

2001 The Other Views, Fort Worth International Center, Fort Worth, TX

2000 Time and Place, New Talent Gallery, Irving Art Center, Irving, TX

  Distant Signs, Elder Gallery, Nebraska Wesleyan University, Lincoln, NB
2013 Art 13 London, UK
Dallas Art Fair, Dallas TX

2012 AMM Art Auction, Kuwait
Adjacent and Across, XVA Gallery, Dubai, UAE
Houston Art Fair, TX
BT ArtBox Project, Public Art Installation, London, UK
Vienna Art Fair, Austria
Art Cologne, Germany
Abu Dhabi Art Fair, UAE
Scope Art Fair, Basel, Switzerland
Contemporary Asian Art: Texas Connection, Asia Society Texas Center, Houston, TX
imply Words, AB Gallery, Lucerne, Switzerland
Can you see me? Engendered Space Gallery, New Delhi, India

2011 Contemporary Istanbul, Turkey
Noted, Kirk Hopper Fine Arts, Dallas, TX
Jasmin, Sabine Knust Gallery, Munich, Germany
Platform 2011, Anya Tish Gallery, Houston, TX
Abu Dhabi Art Fair. UAE
Common Threads, Heritage House, Dubai, UAE

2010 Abu Dhabi Art Fair. UAE
Contemporary Istanbul, Istanbul, Turkey
Slick Art Fair, Paris, France
Temporary Occupants, Eastfield College, Dallas, TX
Profiles, Khaki Gallery, Verge Art Fair, NYC, NY
Backroom Invitational, Bath House Cultural Center, Dallas, TX
Group Show, Khaki Gallery, Boston, MA

2009 Uncoverings....., Haggerty Gallery, Dallas, TX. (Two-Person)
Body Text= "Gender," Visual Arts Main Gallery, University of Texas at Dallas, TX
Chawkandi Gallery, Karachi, Pakistan
Texas Biennial 2009. Mexican American Cultural Center. Austin, TX
No Honor In Killing: Making Visible Buried Truth, National Art Gallery, Islamabad, Pakistan
Your Favorite Artist Was a Member, 500X Gallery, Dallas, TX
Babelating, Diane Sikes and Simeen Ishaque. 500X Gallery, Dallas, TX
Group Show, Mighty Fine Arts Gallery, Dallas, TX

2007 East of Arden, Studio 107 Gallery, Austin, TX
Art for the Bridge, Gerald Peters Gallery, Dallas, TX
Articulating the Subtext, Alliance Française Gallery, Karachi, Pakistan

2006 Holiday Punch, Studio107 Gallery, Austin, TX
Art for the Bridge, Gerald Peters Gallery, Dallas, TX
Big As Night, Mighty Might Arts, Dallas TX
Platform, Arlington Museum of Art, Arlington, TX
West Meets West, University of Art and Design, Helsinki, Finland

2005 Somebody, 500X Gallery, Dallas, Texas
Broadway 417 Gallery, New York, NY
La Frontera, Gescheidle Contemporary, Chicago, IL
Frisbee Fair, Miami, FL
New Texas Talent’ 05, Craighead-Green Gallery, Dallas, TX
Red Hot Red Dot, Women and Their Work Gallery, Austin, TX
WAVE, Group Show, Graceland University, Lamonie, IA
Work Must Be Smooth, 5oo X Gallery, Dallas, TX

2004 Simeen Ishaque, 500 X Gallery, Dallas, TX
Piano Art Invitational, El Centro College Gallery
My Shadows Burnt in the Sun, Buffalo Bayou Art Park, Houston, TX

2003 Of Being, Fort Worth Community Art Center, TX
Dallas versus Houston, CSAW, Houston, TX
Duty Free, Visual Arts and Technology Gallery, San Antonio College, TX
Balancing the Curves, Performance Hall Lobby, Richland College, Dallas, TX
Light Discussion, The Art Corridor II, Arlington, TX
ARTS 2003, National Juried Exhibition. Rockwall Art Center, Rockwall, TX

2002 Art, TX
The Yellow Line, The Art Corridor II, Arlington, TX
Digital Visions, Contemporary Art Center, Sacramento, CA
Faculty Biennial, Lago Vista Gallery, Richland College, Dallas, TX
Uraan, Amin Gulgee Gallery, Karachi, Pakistan
Break on Through to the Other Side, cyberspace gallery
Interrogating Diversity, Betty Rymer Gallery, The School of the Art Institute of Chicago, IL
Multiply Identify, Reed Art Gallery, University of Maine at Presque Isle, ME
Series Eight, Print Exhibit, St. Edwards University Fine Arts Building, Austin, TX
Multiply Identify, Shaw Center Art Gallery, Graceland University, Lamonie, IA
Art Squared, Continental Gallery, Dallas, TX
Printed and Painted, Part I, Gallery 72, Omaha, NB
Takhti Project, Sadeqain Gallery, Karachi, Pakistan

2001 Simeen Ishaque, Ridglea Recital Hall, (alternative space) Ft. Worth, TX
Distant Medleys, Dallas Center for Contemporary Arts (former DVAC), Dallas, TX
Relics, Lago Vista Gallery, Richland College, Dallas, TX
The Slant, Diverse Works, Houston, TX
Import / Export, Woman Made Gallery, Chicago, IL
New Prints From Texas!, Women & Their Work Gallery, Austin, TX

2000 Just Six, New Works Space, The McKinney Avenue Contemporary Dallas, TX
Artistas De Las Americas, Fort Worth Central Library Arts Gallery, Fort Worth, TX
13th Parkside National Small Print Exhibition, U W, Parkside, Kenosha, WI
15th Annual National Works on Paper, 2000, U T, Tyler, TX
Southern Graphics Council Travelling Show, Work was exhibited at various sites in the U.S.
Fred Wells 24th National Juried Exhibition, Nebraska Wesleyan University. NB
Americas 2000 Paper Works Competition, Minot State University, SD

1999 Group Show, Art One Gallery, Scottsdale, AZ
Fred Wells 23rd National Juried Exhibition, Nebraska Wesleyan University, NB
National Juried Students Printmaking Exhibition, Memorial Union Gallery, ASU, AZ
Expo 99, National Juried Exhibition. 500 X Gallery, Dallas TX
Group Show, Indus Art Gallery, Karachi, Pakistan

1998 Art in the Metroplex, Moudy Exhibition Hall, TCU, Fort Worth, TX
Featured Artist, Art One Gallery, Scottsdale, AZ
BFA Show, Step Gallery, Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ

2012 Oryx Foundation/AB Gallery, Artists in Residence, Switzerland

2011 Xerxes Artist Residency, Hampshire, UK

2010 Nominee, Prix Arte/ Slick, Paris, France, 2010

  Nominee, Dallas Mastermind Award, 2010
2005 Artist Grant, Vermont Studio Center. Johnson, VT

2002 Clay Fellowship Residency, Women's Studio Workshop, Rosendale, NY

2001 Artist in Residence, "Series Project VIII," Coronado Studios, Austin, TX

2000 Feature Show Award, Nebraska Wesleyan University, Lincoln, NB

  Cash award, Fred Wells 24th National Juried Exhibition, NWU, Lincoln, NB
1998-2000 Graduate Departmental Assistantship, TCU

1996-1998 Board of Regents Scholarship, Arizona State University ASU.AZ