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Art of Hands



 TABLE OF CONTENTS

Editorial
Editorial
Letter from Editor in Chief
In Focus
This is Not Made by Quddus Mirza
Monologue/ Soliloquy
Photo Essay
Dear P,
Profiles
Ehsan ul Haq – The Bricoleur
Studio Visit: Shireen Kamran finds Mysticism in Montreal
Reviews
Children of a Redder Earth
A Line of Thought- A review of New Urban Constructions
The Blood of Women-Traces of Red on White Cloth
Pathway to the Inner Sanctum
Nuances of a Society
Beyond Innocence
Neon
Fabric – My Art World
Good Concept, Fragmented Execution
Love does not obey
Encounters with Past, Painting and Pleasure
The Tale of Twin Cities
Innovations in Public Space: Rejuvenating the JMPC Waiting Area in Karachi
EDITORIAL
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Editorial

by Quddus Mirza

A large number of people still believe that their fate is inscribed in the lines …

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Letter from Editor in Chief

by Fawzia Naqvi

The 3rd Islamabad Literature Festival Art Section took place with 3 days of lively talks, …

IN FOCUS
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This is Not Made by Quddus Mirza

by Adnan Madani

John Baldessari, Commissioned Paintings, 1969   From  Marshall McLuhan and Quentin Fiore, The Medium is …

Fountain 1917, replica 1964 Marcel Duchamp 1887-1968 Purchased with assistance from the Friends of the Tate Gallery 1999 http://www.tate.org.uk/art/work/T07573

Monologue/ Soliloquy

by Saira Shiekh

  Monologue/Soliloquy:   I am an artist, and an occasional writer. In fact, mostly an …

Photo Essay
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Dear P,

by Ali Sultan

Dear P, Tell me. Yes, I know about 1912. The guitar you made out of …

Profiles
conversation

Ehsan ul Haq – The Bricoleur

by Sehr Jalil

We sit on a sixth floor, small conference room with a close group of MA …

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Studio Visit: Shireen Kamran finds Mysticism in Montreal

by Ali Adil Khan

Montreal is well known for its numerous art galleries and museums, and at a point …

Reviews
Akram Dost Baloch (1)

Children of a Redder Earth

by Dua Abbas Rizvi

It has become relatively rare these days to confront more than a dozen works of …

Studies towards a New Architecture - I

A Line of Thought- A review of New Urban Constructions

by Seher Naveed

  As resilient as Karachi may seem to many, it is a city that is …

Elly Nagaoka, Sono in menopausa, 2015 (part.) green

The Blood of Women-Traces of Red on White Cloth

by Arianna Di Genova

Sometimes, the exhibits, those creative projects that sneak into reality by messing with the daily …

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Pathway to the Inner Sanctum

by Shameen Arshad

“Kids believe in Santa; adults believe in childhood.” ― Cate Kennedy     Life as an adult …

Ali kazim's Installation

Nuances of a Society

by Simone Wille

Central European cities like Vienna literally re-awaken in the spring after many long and grey …

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Beyond Innocence

by ArtNow

With non-representational contemporary art dominating the art scene in recent years, there are increasingly fewer …

Marjan Ali

Neon

by Ammara Jabbar

Neon; a group show curated by the internationally acclaimed artist Zeeshan Muhammad at the Sanat …

Annem Zaidi being

Fabric – My Art World

by Cosima Brand

Fabric is a group show from gallery My Art World, held in Islamabad between 18th …

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Good Concept, Fragmented Execution

by Varda Nisar

  Currently on display at Satrang Gallery is a group show titled “Fragmented epiphanies” curated …

The courtier in love - a two dimensional protrait

Love does not obey

by Numair Abbasi

Romanticized love is perhaps one of the most volatile energy systems thriving in our local …

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Encounters with Past, Painting and Pleasure

by ArtNow

As there may be many sides of a personality, likewise there can be multiple readings …

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The Tale of Twin Cities

by Natasha Jozi

Every year the literature festivals being hosted in various part of the country are adding …

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Innovations in Public Space: Rejuvenating the JMPC Waiting Area in Karachi

by Azka Shahid

The Lahore Biennale Foundation proudly launched its first project in Karachi on April 11, 2016, …