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  • Artists reclaim Karachi walls from hate graffiti

    Now a group of artists and volunteers are reclaiming the walls by painting them with cheerful designs aimed at bringing some happiness and pride back to an often violent, chaotic and corrupt city...

    Shaikh Nabi, an art teacher at the Indus Valley School of Art and Architecture, is one of 200 artists, artisans and labourers taking part in the project...

  • Artists’ work: The ripple effect

    Artist residencies are a great way to experience new places, often taking the artists away from tourist sites into everyday situations...

    These residencies become even more interesting for visiting artists when they are held in cities like Karachi...

  • Group exhibition featuring eight artists opens today

    ISLAMABAD: Eight artists have contributed to a new group exhibition, titled The Onrushing 2, which will be inaugurated at Gallery 6 today (Saturday)...

    The participating artists, Doda Khan Badini, Faiz Supro, Javed Iqbal Mughal, Kishwar Kiani, Maham Mujtaba, Rubab Jawaid, Sajjad Nawaz and Unab Sambal, are exhibiting mostly portraits and landscapes in mixed media...

  • Marwari artists in Peshawar fear losing their language, culture

    Most members of the community have switched over to other professionsHe said that only three or four musicians of his community, out of hundreds of deserving artists, were benefited from the government’s monthly stipend scheme...

    “Most of the young artists have turned to computer music as they are no more interested in learning traditional music...

  • Artists remember Peshawar tragedy

    These images and installations are the works of over 80 artists who responded to a call from Pakistan National Council of the Arts (PNCA) and its Shakir Ali Museum which sought description of their feelings on the incident through their art...

    Arranged in collaboration with the Artists Association of Pakistan, the exhibition titled, ‘Massacre of Innocents’ is also a message from the artist community that they stood with the nation and...

  • Little artists highlight culture of Peshawar

    PESHAWAR: Schoolchildren highlighted various aspects of the rich culture of Peshawar at a painting and calligraphy contest arranged by Gandhara Hindko Academy here on Thursday...

    The contestants, both boys and girls, used water colours to spotlight the tangible heritage of Peshawar as observed by them
  • Artists discuss promotion of animated movies

    ISLAMABAD: Artists from different parts of the country attended an exhibition for the promotion of animated movies and comic books here on Sunday...

    Organised by software engineering and fine arts students, 20 stalls were set up at the exhibition to display the work of the artists...

  • Artists revision Stalin’s ‘Jewish Autonomous Republic’

    In Moscow, elevators bring luxury cars to the penthouse doors of oligarchs, so why not do the same for the folks in Birobidzhan? The work is one of many produced during a trip to Birobidzhan by US, European and South Korean artists, who have each responded to the area’s unique combination of Soviet Jewish heritage, Chinese influence and modern Russian reality...

    Bringing artists to Birobidzhan means they can tell the city’s story to a...

  • Quetta's Sana Gharshin hopes art and artists will find greater appreciation

    "Music connects people, it brings inner peace," says Sana Gharshin, a student at the Balochistan University of Information Technology, Engineering and Management Sciences; hopeful that in the years to come, appreciation for art and artists will grow...

    She explained that other artists she knows are discouraged from joining the field and faced many obstacles...

  • Miniature artists put on group show at Satrang

    ISLAMABAD: A group exhibition of 11 talented young artists titled ‘Obscure Dreams of Fear and Reality’ opened at the Satrang Gallery on Monday...

    According to the director of the gallery, Asma Rashid Khan, the works on display highlight the intricate, delicate and historical nature of modern miniature art, which is the adaptation of ancient Persian and Mughal miniature paintings and which has been popularised by contemporary artists...

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