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    Morning Conversations over Tea: LB01 through the eyes of Karachiites

    by Jovita Alvares and Nimra Khan

    Covering a Biennale, especially in an unfamiliar city, is as challenging as it probably sounds. …

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    Lahore: art, place and discourse

    by Syed Faisal Sajjad

        It is interesting to note that the great Mughals never got their sculptures …

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    ART DUBAI, Again

    by Quddus Mirza

        There were many surprizes in Dubai (Dubai itself is a pleasant surprize, with …

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    The Matrix of Biennales and Pakistan

    by Samina Iqbal

      Currently, there are about one hundred and fifty to two hundred Art Biennials and …

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    Sites and Sounds of LB’01

    by Nashmia Haroon

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    IN CONVERSATION WITH IFTIKHAR DADI

    by Zohreen Murtaza

    Artist and academic scholar Iftikhar Dadi received his PhD from Cornell University. He is an …

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    “FOUR ROOMS”: ENCOUNTERING NEW SPATIAL ARENAS

    by ZOHREEN MURTAZA

    It is ironic that in overcrowded cities, despite such physical proximity to each other, we …

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    My Family and Other Animals

    by   Ayesha Naveed

    It is said that your past, social standing, financial ranks, nothing defines your future other …

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    The Making of Identity

    by Nimra Khan

      The question of national identity is a tricky one; what determines that we belong …

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    Tracing Cities

    by Ammara Jabbar

    The city has an infallible permanence rendered in concrete and other visceral matter. Like the …

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    Big Men Wear Really Big Shoes

    by Rabia S. Akhtar

        The heart cannot help but gladden nostalgically at the initial sight of the …

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    Reinventing Calligraphy

    by Maheen Aziz, ArtNow

      “The beauty of writing is the tongue of the hand and the elegance of …

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    THE QUEST- CRITICAL PERSPECTIVES ON ART AND EDUCATION

    by Faiza Habib

      Modern Art research is where the thinkers and doers combine their methodologies to find …

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    ‘A Desensitization of Stereotypes’ – Reviewing Works by Mohsen Keiany

    by Noor Butt

      In literal dictionary terms, ‘desensitizing’ relates to the loss of shock or feeling that …

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    Familiar new faces

    by Numair A. Abbasi

    In recent years, there has been a return to a highly crafted aesthetic in art, …

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    Abid Hasan – An inquisitive artist empowering medium

    by Maheen Aziz, Artnow

        He [Hasan] is gifted with an inquisitive mind and painterly sensibilities, which nature …

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    Means to an End  

    by Jovita Alvares, artnow

      A 5-person group show held at the Studio Seven Gallery was curated by Anum …

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    Everyday Glamour  

    by Jovita Alvares, Artnow

      Over the course of the Lahore Biennale 2018, various collateral events took place one …

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    Personal or Social

    by Jovita Alvares, Artnow

      One of the final collateral events to open at the Lahore Biennale, this March, …

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    MANY MORE CONFESSIONS  

    by Fatima Ghulam

      I came to know about this book, while reading an article on Philip Roth …

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    “Know Thyself” is a divine message by Allah that has been conveyed to mankind in …

    April 18, 2018

    Historic parts of Lahore became enlivened as the city welcomed its first art biennale. Art …

    April 17, 2018

    https://www.dawn.com/news/1399932/lahore-biennale-01-encounters-with-the-past   The past is never a self-contained entity, something that we can study with …

    April 16, 2018

    The Manchester Museums & Galleries Partnership has acquired three artworks by Lahore based artist Waqas …

    Look is a worthy word in art. When uttered in Punjabi (luk), it refers to bitumen, …

    April 9, 2018

    A turtle basks in the sun atop a braid of willow branches winding through a …

    April 2, 2018

      Dubai can also be called the art capital of South Asia, if not of …

    Surrealism was the 20th century art movement that explored the hidden depths of the ‘unconscious …

    March 27, 2018

    Perspective Drawing is an application of geometry that artists use to organise the arrangement of …

    March 26, 2018

      The longer one looks at Diego Velázquez’s 1656 painting Las Meninas, the more questions arise. Case in …