Aliya Pabani (born in Greater Sudbury, ON, Canada; lives in Toronto, ON, Canada) is an artist and audio producer. She was host/producer of Canadaland’s critically acclaimed arts and culture podcast, The Imposter, and her audio work has appeared on In the Dark Radio, NTS Radio, and BBC’s Short Cuts. She co-created POC in Audio, an online directory of 700+ people of colour in audio from around the world. Her predominantly installation- and performance-based art has been shown at Toronto venues including Images Festival, SummerWorks Performance Festival, Art Metropole, and The Theatre Centre.
Short Format: Series Created & Produced by Aliya Pabani and Angela Shackel
In expanding dialogues around the inaugural Toronto Biennial of Art, selected artists discuss their practice and processes in a series of interviews with journalist Aliya Pabani. Interviewed artists and collectives include Adrian Blackwell, Ayumi Goto, Caroline Monnet, Diane Borsato, Isuma, Jeneen Frei Njootli, Life of a Craphead, Lisa Steele and Kim Tomczak, Maria Thereza Alves, Syrus Marcus Ware, and Tsēmā Igharas.