Asha Hanna

Asha Hanna, an emerging American artist, makes it a point to create works with social awareness and full of color that resonates with the expressionist movement. As a contemporary female artist, she creates with a social awareness to engage the public and to articulate current issues in society today. Her works include imagery of women, flowers, and powerful symbols.

She works in varies media such as painting, sculpture and digital art. This allows her to translate concepts across platforms.  As she continues her career, she strives to evoke thought on varies topics. 

 

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Asha Hanna US 

ashanhanna@gmail.com| www.ashahanna.com | 347.342.8582 

  

Education 

Howard University  

B.F.A 2016 

Studied under 

Akili Ron Anderson / /Reginald pointer / James Phillips  

 

Awards/Grants/Fellowships 

Bette A. Robinson Endowed Scholarship Fund in Fine Arts 

 

Exhibitions 

Spring 2017     $uperdollar Art Show, ConArtist Gallery, DC 

Winter 2017    Salon Show Group Show, Greenpoint Gallery, Brooklyn NY 

Summer 2016  "G22" , group exhibit & live painting, Baltimore, MD 

Spring 2016     In Living Color, group show, Washington DC  

Spring 2016   The 85th annual  exhibition, Howard Univ.  Gallery of Art DC. 

Spring 2016  Up & Open, Solo show The Fridge Art Gallery, Washington, DC 

 Spring 2015    Springfest, The Fridge Art Gallery, Washington,  DC 

Spring 2015      The 84th annual exhibition, Howard Univ. Gallery of Art ,DC 

Summer 2014   Mecca Fest, Mural and live painting Washington DC 

Spring 2014     Trapaholics, Howard Univ., DC 

Spring 2013     The 83rd annual exhibition, Howard Univ. Gallery of Art, DC 

 

Public Art  

2018         "The Dap" Sculpture, Prospect Park, Brooklyn NY 

2018         "Outer Seed Shadow: Dyckman Houses" Sculpture, Bronx, NY 

2018        "Shed Mural: Thomas Boyland Garden" Mural, Brooklyn, NY 

2018        "Deciduous Expressions: Car Free Earth Day" Public Art Display + Workshop, New York, NY 

2017        " Deciduous Expressions" Sculpture, Central park, New York, NY 

Teaching 

P.S. 261 

Art instructor 

 

Bibliography 

Illustrated Books  

The Mecca is Me, by Howard University Alumni & Middle School, Bison Write, 2017  

Sin, By Zaire , 2018 

 

Featured Books & Articles  

Golden, Kari: “HU Students Show...Exhibition”, Hilltop, vol. 99, February 2015, p.  1–3  

Davis, Detrich: " illustrator of Passion", MYeyesYourworld.com , 2014