HASNA MUHAMMAD is a visual artist, writer, and educator whose work focuses on family, social justice, education, and the human condition. Her photography has been exhibited in various cities in the United States, and her writing has been published in Medium, Essence Magazine, at Sankofa.org, and in Crisis Magazine. Hasna recently published her first book, Breathe In the Sky: Poems Prayers & Photographs.

Hasna received her B.A. from Sarah Lawrence College and completed her M.A. and Ed.D. at Teachers College, Columbia University. Hasna is a 2018-2019 Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture Fellow and a 2022 Moth Storyteller. 


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Yonkers Public Library - Yonkers, NY

April 6 - May 31, 2023

Sarah Lawrence College – Bronxville, NY 

Final Days  - November 9 - December 16, 2022

New Rochelle Council on the Arts – New Rochelle, NY
The Subjective Portrait - Group Exhibit

February 16 - March 30, 2022

Caffé Latte – Harlem, NY

Harlem Before My Eyes – Solo Exhibit

November 1, 2019 – February 12, 2020

Still River Editions Gallery – Danbury, CT

Ten Year Retrospective – Group Exhibit

June 12 - December 17, 2021

The BeanRunner Café – Peekskill, NY

My Life With Guitars: Portraits of Instruments

November 9, 2019 – January 31, 2020
SFA Projects Gallery – New York, NY

Four Ballerinas - Group Exhibit July 30 - August 25, 2019

International Center of Photography – New York, NY

Harlem Before My Eyes – Student Group Exhibit June 14 – December 31, 2019

Still River Editions Gallery – Danbury, CT

Final Days – Solo Exhibit April 7 – June 1, 2018

Still River Editions Gallery – Danbury, CT
Loud – Group Exhibit

October 14 – December 22, 2017

Barrett Art Center – Poughkeepsie, NY

We the People: Political Art in an Age of Discord – Group Exhibit

July 8 – August 12, 2017

Bridges Black Heritage Cultural Center – Cleveland, OH

Cleveland Natives – Group Exhibit March 27-29, 2017

The University of Massachusetts Amherst Public History Program – Amherst, MA

The Carceral Commonwealth: Massachusetts Families and Incarceration – Group Exhibit March 2017

Arts Westchester – White Plains, NY

Sixty – Solo Exhibit

November 13 – December 4, 2016

The Dwyer Cultural Center – New York, NY

A Celebration of Jazz – Group Exhibit May, 2016 

Bronxville Public Library – Bronxville, NY

Got Art?: Unexpected Twist – Group Exhibit

April 2 – April 30, 2016


Hasna is also an educator who received her B.A. from Sarah Lawrence College and completed her M.A. and Ed.D. at Teachers College, Columbia University. She has served as an educator in several school districts in the Hudson Valley in New York with a specialty on human resources, organization and leadership, curriculum and instruction, and professional development for teachers and administrators. Hasna has taught executive leadership, diversity management, and community engagement at the graduate level.