Noorafshan Mirza and Brad Butler
b. 1970 and 1973, London, UK, live and work between London and Istanbul.
Selected exhibitions include; The Scar (solo), Delfina Foundation, London, UK (2018); The Scar (solo), HOME, Manchester, UK (2018); The Embassy of non-Participation, Biennale of Sydney, Australia (2016); MIRRORCITY, Hayward Gallery, London, UK (2015); The Unreliable Narrator (solo), Whitechapel Gallery, London, UK (2015); The New Deal (solo), Walker Art Centre, Minnesota, USA (2013); Guest of Citation at Performa 13, New York, USA (2013); The Museum of non-Participation was nominated for the Artes Mundi 6 Award, Cardiff, Wales (2014/15) for visual artists who engage with the human condition, social reality and lived experience. Mirza and Butler are the recipients of the Paul Hamlyn Foundation Award for Visual Arts, London, UK (2015). The artists were also the founders of the artist film and video space: no.w.here (2001-2018).