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March 2014 Awards and Prizes



 TABLE OF CONTENTS

Editorial
Editorial
DRAFT/ EDITORIAL MARCH
In Focus
Praise, Price and Prizes
On Awards and Prizes in Art
Photo Essay
Profiles
Studio Visit: Ayaz Jokhio
A Life with Earth: Sheherezade Alam
Reviews
Tongue in Cheek: Imran Huzai’s Body Extensions at Satrang Gallery
Art Fest 2014
Mansur Aye: A Retrospective of Five Decades
Philostorgy, Now Obscure
The Pakistani Phoenix: Second Birth
Still by Default
Seen From Here, There, and Nowhere
Book Review: A Vivid Influx of Art
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Editorial

by Quddus Mirza

Prize at any price!These words are carved in a child’s mind, psychology and personality from …

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DRAFT/ EDITORIAL MARCH

by Fawzia Naqvi

Two major art and culture events took place in Karachi in February, Sindh Festival and …

IN FOCUS
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Praise, Price and Prizes

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Turner Prize 2013 Winner: Laure Prouvost. Installation view of Farfromwords: car mirrors eat raspberries when swimming through …

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On Awards and Prizes in Art

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In 1993 during a trip to Sudan, Kevin Carter, a South African photojournalist, photographed a …

Photo Essay
Profiles
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Studio Visit: Ayaz Jokhio

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Many of you may already be acquainted with Ayaz Jokhio’s workspace. It is tucked away …

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A Life with Earth: Sheherezade Alam

by Ilona Yusuf

So from this clay-and-nothing, color and oil glaze, I Can again strike sparks…’ (from Hasan the …

Reviews
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Tongue in Cheek: Imran Huzai’s Body Extensions at Satrang Gallery

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From a distance, the frames on the walls of the Serena Hotel’s Satrang Gallery lead …

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Art Fest 2014

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Art Fest 2014, a two week event closing on 15th February 2014, was curated by …

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Mansur Aye: A Retrospective of Five Decades

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February 13, 2014 saw the opening of the ‘Mansur Aye – A Retrospective of Five …

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Philostorgy, Now Obscure

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Gray permeates the small, intimate paper with crimson diffusing from its center. It could be …

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The Pakistani Phoenix: Second Birth

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Imran Qureshi probably doesn’t need presentations: in 2013 he has been the most talked about …

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Still by Default

by Madiha Sikander

The group exhibition ‘But the most beautiful thing about my burrow is the stillness’ at …

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Seen From Here, There, and Nowhere

by Madyha Leghari

In the 1970s, psychological studies started delving into what artists had already known for a …

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Book Review: A Vivid Influx of Art

by Ammara Ahmad

The book Influx: Contemporary Art in Asia not only asks poignant questions about the art scene in …