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 TABLE OF CONTENTS

Editorial
Letter from the Editor in Chief
Letter From The Editor
In Focus
Art and the City
The City as a Muse
Photo Essay
“Dear Marpha”
Profiles
Jamal Shah, A Man of Many Dimensions
The Beauty of Chaos
Reviews
Half-Truths
Enigmatic Spaces
Microcosm
Silent Noise
Marvels of Illusion
Land – Escape
Visiting Home
How To See And Write
The Otherness
Collector’s Weekend
EDITORIAL
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Letter from the Editor in Chief

by Fawzia Naqvi

Dear Readers,   Welcome to the August issue of ArtNow. Please take a moment to commemorate …

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Letter From The Editor

by Quddus Mirza

A character in the Indian writer Siddiq Alam’s short story Thirst of the Pipe observes …

IN FOCUS
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Art and the City

by Syed Faisal Sajjad

A city is not a museum. It is unlike any object of desire that can …

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The City as a Muse

by Nashmia Haroon

The Ideal city   Cites are not just utilitarian structures; agglomerations of houses and workplaces. …

Photo Essay
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“Dear Marpha”

by Feroza Gulzar

Dear Marpha,   It took me four days to reach you, I’ve seen paved and …

Profiles
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Jamal Shah, A Man of Many Dimensions

by Zainab Omar

  For Jamal Shah art and cultural creativity are a vital necessity for any society. …

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The Beauty of Chaos

by Zohreen Murtaza

As I commenced researched for this interview one painting from F.S Aijazuddin’s  “Lahore Illustrated Views …

Reviews
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Half-Truths

by Jovita Alvares, ArtNow

  Capturing an image today has, quite literally, become as easy as clicking a button. …

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Enigmatic Spaces

by Ayesha Naveed

Tulamba is a small city in Punjab located on the eastern edge of River Ravi …

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Microcosm

by Jovita Alvares, ArtNow

  Mimesis, a theory used by Plato and Aristotle, suggests that all artistic creation is …

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Silent Noise

by Rabia S. Akhtar

  The oxymoron, ‘Silent Noise’ is a baffling contradiction which highlights discord between thought and …

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Marvels of Illusion

by Numair A. Abbasi

  An invention during the early Rennaissance, anamorphosis obeys all laws of perspective, usually more …

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Land – Escape

by Nimra Khan

  When the eye perceives an image, it sends it to the brain for interpretation …

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Visiting Home

by Nageen Jawaid Shaikh

Durr-e-Waseem’s latest works demonstrate her appreciation for impressionism. Being a very influential art movement back …

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How To See And Write

by Fatima Ghulam

“If John Berger’s Way of Seeing is a classic of art criticism, looking at the …

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The Otherness

by Nageen Shaikh

Themes of migration, displacement and identity have been informing contemporary art since some time now. …

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Collector’s Weekend

by Shameen Arshad

Art enthusiasts in the capital city have been starved for art and culture activities for …