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June 2014 Art Seminars and Conferences



 TABLE OF CONTENTS

Editorial
Letter from the Editor in Chief
In Focus
The Cloak of Culture
Art Seminars and Conferences
Photo Essay
Profiles
Studio Visit: Nadia Khawaja
Beautiful and Grotesque: In Conversation with Irfan Hasan
In Conversation With Afshar Malik
Reviews
Things That Appear : Imrana Tanveer and Yasir Azeem
Book Review: A Pictorial Story of the Past
Dream Encounters with Tassaduq Sohail
Altering The Known
Taking It Outside
A Matter of Lines
Love It or Hate It
Kit and Kaboodle
Renewing Passports
Things That Appear: Imrana Tanveer and Yasir Azeem
EDITORIAL
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Letter from the Editor in Chief

by Fawzia Naqvi

Alternative spaces, informal organizations and artist-run spaces are vital to a flourishing art community. These …

IN FOCUS
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The Cloak of Culture

by Ambereen Karamat

In this age information is accessible with just a few clicks, experiencing virtual 3-dimensional walks …

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Art Seminars and Conferences

by Dua Abbas Rizvi

A question I am a little too frequently asked by my students is ‘Does art …

Photo Essay
Profiles
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Studio Visit: Nadia Khawaja

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In 1932 sculptor Janet De Coux apprenticed with James Earle Fraser. In a letter from …

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Beautiful and Grotesque: In Conversation with Irfan Hasan

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Haajra Haider Karrar: When did you first realize that you want to pursue art? Tell …

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In Conversation With Afshar Malik

by Madyha Leghari

Afshar Malik (b. 1955, Bahawalpur) has had a long and illustrious career in the arts. …

Reviews
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Things That Appear : Imrana Tanveer and Yasir Azeem

by Imrana Tanveer

Khaas Gallery recently showcased the works of two young artists, Imrana Tanveer and Yasir Azeem. …

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Book Review: A Pictorial Story of the Past

by Ammara Ahmad

Would you like to walk through the history of art, across the centuries and cultures-one …

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Dream Encounters with Tassaduq Sohail

by Ayesha Omer

Tassaduq Sohail, 85, is one of Pakistan’s finest artists. He is also a storyteller, a …

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Altering The Known

by Veera Rustomji

Whether it be in music, writing or sculpting, artists always find themselves questioning the limits …

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Taking It Outside

by Aziz Sohail

‘Let’s Take it Outside’ at the Gandhara Art Gallery weaves together works of a diverse …

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A Matter of Lines

by Rabeya Jalil

Rehana Mangi was among the first batch of NCA graduates from the department of miniature …

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Love It or Hate It

by Madiha Sikander

There is an old saying that opposites attract. Imran Muddasar’s exhibition Love or Hate at …

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Kit and Kaboodle

by Lavinia Filippi

The last show of the season for Khaas Gallery Islamabad is “Kit and Kaboodle”, a …

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Renewing Passports

by Khaula Dar

Shhhh… listen close, you’ll be able to sense the arousing sound of cultural consciousness. And …

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Things That Appear: Imrana Tanveer and Yasir Azeem

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Khaas Gallery recently showcased the works of two young artists, Imrana Tanveer and Yasir Azeem. …