Miniaturist's exploding sublimation

Murad Khan Mumtaz, All Debts Public and Private, 2009. Opaque water color on dollar bill, 6.25 x 2.75 in.

New Art from Pakistan: Noor Ali Chagani - Amna Hashmi - Ayesha Jatoi - Ismet Khawaja - Nadia Khawaja - Murad Khan Mumtaz - Seema Nusrat - Lala Rukh. January 7 - February 20, 2010. Opening Reception: Thursday, January 7, 6-8:30pm. Thomas Erben Gallery (526 West 26th Street, floor 4; New York, NY 10001) presents a group of emerging artists from Pakistan. Murad Khan Mumtaz sublimates images of explosions, some executed on one dollar bills, through their execution in the miniature tradition.