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Contact  

Phone            416 223 7186
Email             nvelshi@rogers.com
Website         www.najmavelshi.com
                     http://www.flickr.com/photos/najma_velshi/
 
Location         Toronto, Ontario, Canada


Representation

Norman Felix Gallery, Toronto, Ontario, Canada

Norman Felix - Art Gallery

Solo Exhibitions

2006             Gallery Hittite                                                                               
2003             Gallery Hittite                                                                      

Selected Group Exhibitions 




2015          Sunshine 2015  Norman Felix Gallery    
2015          You Art Here, Nuit Blanche, Twist Gallery   
2015          July Talk  Norman Felix Gallery    
2015          Fundraising auction at the Aga Khan Museum, Toronto
2014          A Departure from Reality, Twist Gallery                                        
2014          Jumper  2014 Norman Felix Gallery              
2014              Springfever 2014 Norman Felix Gallery
2013          Sunshine 2013 Norman Felix Gallery 
2013          Milad An Ismaili Community exhibition                              
2012          10th Square Foot Show Twist Gallery                                  
2012          Sketchbook Project  Gladstone Hotel                                   
2012          SpeakEasy's Spring Art Fair Gladstone Hotel                       
2011          Nuit Blanche  Redhead Gallery
2011          Gallery Hittite
2010          Nuit Blanche Redhead Gallery           
2010          Octopus Project Chroma Distillery 
2009          Octopus Project X Distillery 
2009          Summer Group Exhibition Gallery Hittite 
2009          Doors Open Octopus Project VIII Distillery
2008          Nuit Blanche Redhead Gallery 
2008          Nuit Blanche Octopus Project Distillery
2008          Octopus Project 111 Distillery Toronto Ontario
2008          Octopus Project 11 Distillery Toronto Ontario
2006          Gallery Hittite Toronto Ontario
2005          Forest Grove United Church, Bayview Village,  Toronto 
2005          Gallery Hittite Toronto Ontario
2004          Yazi Gallery Toronto Ontario
2004          Gallery Hittite Toronto Ontario
2003          Gallery Hittite Toronto Ontario
2002          Ismaili Arts Canada, Juried show, Metro Convention Centre 
                     Toronto Ontario
Collections

                     Focus Humanitarian Assistance, Toronto ON
                     Various private collections

Magazine Credits
2003              December, Cover, The Ismaili, Canada
2007              December, Profile, The Ismaili, Canada

Other Credits

2002              July Logo-Yaqzan, a multidisciplinary show
                      Ismaili Arts Canada
Affiliations

Norman Felix Gallery Toronto Artists Toronto
Saatchi Online
Carfac
Toronto Art.com

Education

1974 BA (Hons). University of Nairobi, Kenya
1976 B Ed. Ontario, Canada
Yazi Fine Arts Academy