Born in Birmingham in 1978, Khan completed his Master's Degree in Fine Art at the Royal College of Art in London in 2004. He has shown internationally, including recent solo shows at the Whitworth Gallery, Manchester; Sadler's Wells, London; Gothenburg Konsthall, Sweden; Museum of Contemporary Canadian Art, Toronto; Kunsthaus Murz, Murzzuschlag, Austria, and K20, Düsseldorf.
In 2012, Khan was commissioned by the British Museum in London to create a new wall drawing for the exhibition, Hajj: Journey to the Heart of Islam. In 2014 he collaborated with choreographer Wayne McGregor to produce a stage design for STEPS, Switzerland's contemporary dance biennale.
His work is held in numerous public collections across the world, including the Saatchi Collection, London; San Francisco Museum of Modern Art; Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York; Tel Aviv Museum of Art, Israel; Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney; Philadelphia Museum of Art; de Young Museum, San Francisco, and the Centre Georges Pompidou, Paris.
Khan lives and works in London.