Well Timed Inappropriate Humour, 2023


Acrylic Paint


150.0 x 180.0 cm

Year Created



Acrylic, charcoal chalk and gesso on canvas. 180 x 150cm. Diptych / 2x 90 x 150cm . The poem on the back reads: This conversation Is long overdue between you and I I’ve been running upstream At a steady upbeat You’ve been by my side Causing ...

Shumaiya Khan's Perspective

This artwork comments on

The timing of life - and being a woman with ADHD. Something I don’t speak much about. This piece was originally called ‘Two Trees for Two Lungs’ which would have been fitting considering how this painting was made. Over a split period of time, across 2 panels, between 2 states of mind and 2 paces of heartbeats. Enduring the same task intervened by well timed inappropriate news.

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Born in 1990 in Bradford, UK. Currently residing in London, UK.

2013 · Goldsmiths

BA Hons Design

2024 · City and Guilds

MA Fine Art

2009 · Leeds College of Art

Foundation Diploma


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Asking Price

$8,200.00 USD

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Shumaiya Khan

Sep 14, 2023