Annu Palakunnathu Matthew at the NIU Art Museum

March 7 - May 18, 2018

Works by Annu Palakunnathu Matthew will be on view at Reclaimed Baggage at the Northern Illinois University Art Museum. The exhibition curated by Nirmal Raja focuses on South Asian American women navigating their cultural landscapes in the light of migration and globalization. 


Opening Reception: March 29 | 5-6:30 pm
Panel discussion beginning at 6.40 pm

Reclaimed Baggage
Northern Illinois University Art Museum

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Annu Palakanathu Matthew at 2017 Lightfield Photography Festival

05 August – 30 September 2017


Annu Palakanathu Matthew’s series An Indian from India juxtaposing her identity as an Indian with that of Native American Indians. The 2017 LightField Festival of Photography and Multimedia Art, JUSTTHE FACTS exhibits works dealing the subjects of working class and immigrant individuals.

Annu Palakunnathu Matthew: An Indian from India
Hudson Hall
Hudson, New York

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sepiaEYE Artists in Part Narrative

27 June – 6 August 2017


sepiaEYE artists Annu Palakunnathu Matthew, Atul Bhalla, and Nandita Raman are amongst a dozen artists in a wonderful multi-disciplinary show curated by Gayatri Sinha. Part Narratives will be on view through January 21, 2017 at Bikaner House, New Delhi.

7 – 21 January 2017
Part Narratives
Curated by Gayatri Sinha
Bikaner House, New Delhi

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Annu Palakunnathu Matthew at the Smithsonian

May 28th - 29th, 2016


Annu Palakunnathu Matthew is one of the 40+ artists and scholars participating in CrossLines: A Culture Lab on Intersectionalitycreated by the Smithsonian Asian Pacific American Center.

During Memorial Day weekend, CrossLines will be a creative convening of art installations, performances and dialogues that explore the theme of intersectionality: identities as those formed through artistic, cultural and historic encounters across race, class, gender, sexuality and more.

May 28th-29th, 2016
CrossLines: A Culture Lab on Intersectionality
Smithsonian Arts & Industries Building
900 Jefferson Dr. SW, Washington, D.C.

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sepiaEYE Artists at CITY PANORAMA 2016

May 2016


Images by Annu Palakunnathu Matthew and Osamu James Nakagawa have been selected to be a part of Seattle’s 2016 City Panorama. These works will be installed in King County Metro shelters for up to 10 years.

Various Locations, Seattle
This public art project is now in its sixth year, and has successfully continued to bring beauty and art to public spaces via this partnership with King County Metro and the Photographic Center Northwest (PCNW).

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