Naiza Khan was born in Bahawalpur, Pakistan, in 1968. She is Professional Advisor at the Department of Visual Studies, University of Karachi, Indus Valley School of Art and Architecture, Karachi.
She trained at the Ruskin School of Drawing and Fine Art, University of Oxford, and the Wimbledon College of Art, University of the Arts, London, UK. Her work has been widely exhibited internationally, including at the 2012 Shanghai Biennale and exhibitions such as Hanging Fire: Contemporary Art from Pakistan at Asia Society, New York, USA; XV Biennale Donna, Ferrara, Italy; Desperately Seeking Paradise at Art Dubai 2008; Manifesta 8, Murcia, Spain; and the 2010 Cairo Biennale, Cairo, Egypt.
Naiza Khan currently lives in London. She is represented by Rossi & Rossi, London.