Nihaal Faizal is an artist based in Bangalore, India. In 2018, he founded Reliable Copy, a publishing house for works, projects, and writing by artists. Between 2013-16, he organised G.159, a project space in Yelahanka New Town.


The Hindu - Tiki Rajwi on ‘Mohammed Rafi Fan Blog’ (2017)

Contemporary Art Library - (video art) at Bill’s PC, Western Australia

Artforum - Mario D’Souza on red curtains opening at Chatterjee & Lal, India

TAKE on Art - Arushi Vats on ‘Mohammed Rafi Fan Blog’ (2017)

Press Works Store - catalogues and artist multiples

Printed Matter - ‘POLITE’ (2021) and ‘Biennale Artist’ (2022)

BOMB - Anisha Baid interviews the artist on Special FX at Blueprint12, India

The New Indian Express - Dyuti Roy on Special FX at Blueprint12, India

IDEAS Journal - Samira Bose interviews the artist and Sarasija Subramanian on Reliable Copy

Rhizome - ‘MK Stickers (2021) in First Look: New Art Online at New Museum

ASAP | Art - ‘Esther’ (2014) and ‘The Representational Artist’ (2014)

MARCH - Arushi Vats interviews the artist and Sarasija Subramanian on at the kitchen table at 1Shanthiroad Studio/Gallery, India

HOAX - ‘TP S3’ (2018)

TransAsia Photography - Mallika Leuzinger on Haleema Hashim

ASAP | Art - Anisha Baid on ‘Landscape Photographs’ (2014)

PROPRIOCEPTION - Charu Maithani interviews the artist on ‘PowerPoint Animation Effects’ (2014)

Temporary Art Review - Anisha Baid on Final Review at G.159, India


Studio & Research Residency at Amant Foundation, New York (1 March - 31 May 2024)

Dear Reader, curated by Cici Wu and Elaine W. Ho at Loong Mah, New York (29 February - 10 March 2024)

Parallel Cities curated by Andrea Anastassio at Italian Cultural Centre, New Delhi (30 January - 16 March 2024)

Network Culture at 421 Arts Campus, Abu Dhabi (11 February - 28 April 2024)