Born Chicago, 1977. Lives and works in Los Angeles, CA.
2002 MFA, University of Illinois at Chicago
1999 BFA, New York University, Tisch School of the Arts
SOLO AND TWO-PERSON EXHIBITIONS
SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS
Momin, Shamim M., Kendra Paitz, and Kristen VanDeventer. Sun Land. Normal: University Galleries of Illinois State University, 2013.
Huldisch, Henriette, Shamim M. Momin, and Rebecca Solnit. Whitney Biennial 2008. New York: The Whitney Museum of American Art, 2008, 222.
Sholis, Brian. Books & Plants. Chicago: Kavi Gupta, 2008.
Diederichsen, Diedrich, Anthony Elms, Dan Graham, Richard Hell, Matthew Higgs, Mike Kelley, Jutta Koether, Dominic Molon, Bob Nickas, and Jan Tumlir. Sympathy for the Devil: Art and Rock and Roll Since 1967. Chicago: Museum of Contemporary Art, 2007. Mertes, Lorie, and Rochelle F. Levy. In Repose: An Exhibition from the Collection of Debra and Dennis Scholl, Miami Beach, Florida. Philidelphia: The Galleries at Moore College of Art & Design, 2008.
I am Eyebeam, Gallery 400, Chicago. Co-curated with Lorelei Stewart.
Raise High The Roofbeam, Rainbo Club, Chicago. Co-curated with Kristen Vandenventer.
When Darkness Falls, Gallery 400, Chicago, and Midway Contemporary, Minneapolis. Co-curated with Kristen Vandeventer.
AWARDS AND RESIDENCIES
DePaul Art Museum, Chicago, IL
Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, IL
Kemper Museum of Contemporary Art, Kansas City, MO
Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago, IL
Dallas Museum of Art, Dallas, TX
VERBUND Collection, Vienna, Austria
Miami MOCA, Miami, FL
Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, NY