Pakistan News

    Nabila Makeup Artist Karachi City

  • Lady Gaga sans makeup

    It has been six months since the quirky but attractive Lady Gaga got engaged to Taylor Kinney...

    Every showbiz critic was keeping an eye on her as to what changes would engagement bring into her life
  • Artist paints Peshawar’s Walled City

    LAHORE: An exhibition of watercolour paintings by Ali Sajid, a Peshawar-based artist, is currently under way at Native Art Gallery till Dec 11...

    The exhibition features artworks based on Peshawar’s Walled City as well as some hilly areas such as Nathia Gali and Kaghan...

  • Hope, feathers and Indian artist

    KARACHI: “I’m not a political artist...

    ”This is what Indian artist Manisha Gera Baswani said in response to a question about the current wave of extremism in India at the opening of an exhibition of her artworks at the Sanat Gallery on Wednesday...

  • Korean artist’s drawings put on display

    RAWALPINDI: A week-long exhibition of drawings by Korean artist Hyun Ju Kim started at the Potohar Gallery of National College of Arts on Friday...

    More than 20 art pieces by the artist put on the display depicted her command on her work...

  • INTERVIEW: THE SENTIMENTAL ARTIST

    Italian artist Marco Nereo Rotelli is known for blurring the line between visual art and poetry...

     Last week, Rotelli was in Pakistan to take part in the first Karachi Biennale where he put up an installation at the NJV School...

  • ARTSPEAK: THE ARTIST'S ESTATE

    A family friend Katja Neuburger, who escaped to London from a German concentration camp, briefly housed the well-known artist Kurt Schwitters...

    Even in the lifetime of an artist, he or she may have sold their works very inexpensively only to find they later increased greatly in value...

  • An artist with vigorous lines

    A visual artist cannot excel without a comprehensive study of drawing,” he believes...

    On weekends, he would go to Naqsh School of Arts, in the Walled City, to draw with young students...

  • Artist from Arifwala

    He is the only contemporary visual artist of Pakistan who ventured into a tough genre of creating miniature diorama, making small-scale architectural models with actual materials, to serve as a backdrop to his photographic works...

    It was a watershed moment in my career as a visual artist, which opened up a new world of image-making by combining my traditional drawing skill with the art of photography,” he recalls...

  • Artist’s work: The new normal

    His recent show at Chawkandi Art, Karachi, “In the Name of Faith” contains untitled artworks but their muted, abstracted gravity is easily understood by a viewership now so accustomed to deciphering grim realities...

    His miniature of a glowing cityscape defaced with bloody cuts and marks defines Karachi, once extolled as the “golden city” of lights, whose booming metropolis was bordered with tall palms and sandy beaches...

  • Artist: creativity and dignity

    Artist in the wider sense of word may simply be defined as a human being, male or female who is endowed with the gift of creative imagination and has the capability to express it in some recognised or recognisable aesthetic form that can be shared by others...

    Being an artist is a blessing as well as curse in our society which can boast of a long history of artistic traditions because of its contradictory attitude towards creative...

  • More
Back to top