Multimedia artist Baseera Khan—whose first solo exhibition in the Midwest is currently on view at the CAC—was selected as one of seven American artists to compete for a cash prize and a presentation at the Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden. The competition will air on TV as a six episode docuseries, The Exhibit, from The Smithosonian and MTV.
"The show will air to an estimated 40 million people nationwide and aims to shed light on professional art-making processes and make art more accessible to new audiences, according to the museum."
The series will premiere on MTV on Friday, March 3 at 9 p.m. and on the Smithsonian channel on Tuesday, March 7.
Baseera Khan: Weight on History is a curated exhibition for the 2022 FotoFocus Biennial: World Record.