A dynamic Artist by profession, Bina Aziz is a multi faceted personality with several solo and group shows to her credit.
Self taught, her medium being mainly oils and acrylic.She did a short stint at the Sir J. J. School of Arts, learnt sketching according to the ‘Ateliers method in Auckland, NZ, and Computer Graphics.
First commissioned by an architect in 1983 and after having done several commissioned works she held her first solo exhibition at the Cache Art Gallery in 1996, followed by The Taj Art Gallery and The Jehangir Art Gallery in 2003.
‘The Renaissance Redefined’—solo show organized by Opulent Lifestyles collaborating with The Gold Leafing Studio in 24carat gold and designing a special chair in her signature style at the Mercedez Benz showroom on August 4th 2012
‘Royalty meets Art’ an art show of Ganesha’s by Bina Aziz at the Giantti showroom, Grand Hyatt in September 2012.
A 1×1 painting along with 59 artists in a tribute to the Jehangir Art Gallery’s Diamond Jubilee Celebrations on October 20th,
Live painting for ITA and StarPlus.. for the special cause ‘Beti’ in support of the girl child.
Some of her group shows include:
The Harmony show at Nehru Centre, The Woman’s International Day at Hacienda Art Gallery by Gallery Beyond, alit kala Academy, Delhi in 2007, Show by Bridge line at Museum Art Gallery and then Lahore, Group show in California and Washington, USA, 2007.., Mumbai Art Festival in 2008, Group show at Tradition Art , Group shows in HK and Dubai, USA and Auckland, The Easter show in Auckland, NZ, Nostalgia colours-a group show at the Lalit Kala Academy-Delhi in 2010, Hues of Harmony-Dubai, CPAA (Cancer Patients Aid Association) -June 2010 at Cymroza Art Gallery, ‘Cognitive Realities’-group show at Dubai may 2011, ‘Colours of life’-group show at Cymroza Art gallery for CPAA, June 2011, Calligraphy Art Exhibition titled ‘Crescent’ in Dubai August 2011, Expressions of Life-group show for CPAA, June 10th 2012, Colours of life in June 2013 for CPAA. Fund Raiser for Cancer Tata Memorial Hospital, for Maheka Mirpuri art auction 2015, Group show in Bahrain 2014, Art fair Dubai-2014 , Art Auction for CSA – Shibani Jain 2013, 2014,(a collaboration) , CPAA ‘ Colours of Life’ 2014, 2015, Indian Cancer Society(ICS) 2015/2016, Mcan fundraiser for Tata Memorial Hospital Oct 5th 2016,CSA 16th Oct 2016,CPAA Dec 2016, Wild Life series 4th Oct 2016, The Knight Frank Wealth Report launch at Lodha Crest 10th March 2017, The Knight Frank Wealth’ Report Launch at Taj Lands End on 17th March 2017, Indian Cancer Society(ICS) 2nd April 2017, October 2017 Group show for the Nargis Dutt Foundation, December 2017 Cancer Patients Aid Association(CPAA), Group show for The Vintage Glamour Ball,UK ,June 2018.
When Bina paints she gets transported into another world. Her world of beauty as she sees it. Her ‘Women’ series, paintings on Children, ‘Meditation’, the’ Flute player’, Jesus and Clown series are some of her creations.
Bina has carved a niche for herself in the art world. Her works can be seen all over India and abroad.
Bina is also an art curator, philanthrophist and entrepreneur. She has presented and promoted several artists besides starting an Art Gallery in 2008 with Mrs Zarine Khan. She has taken Indian Art across the Globe and helped raise funds for several NGO’s through various Art and Music events.
Her passion for art and music continues to inspire her to have several art and music related cultural events for various organisations in India and abroad thus promoting cross cultural relations across borders-Dubai, USA, Lahore, etc.