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Degree Shows – Jan’19



 TABLE OF CONTENTS

Editorial
Letter from the Editor-in-Chief
Letter from the Editor
In Focus
Preview
THE DEGREE SHOW
Photo Essay
The past that faces forward
Profiles
In conversation with Sana Khan Niazi
In Conversation with Adeel uz Zafar: artist and mentor
UBERMENSCH – A conversation between Rashid Rana and Rohma Khan.
Lahore Biennale Foundation – Way Forward
Reviews
Glory of the Garden
A state of current affairs; The 2019 IVSAA Degree show
Book Review | THE BRIDE, AGAIN
Searching for Mr. Perfect 
Dichotomy
In Praise of Other Places
Tasweer Ghar Artist Residency 2019
Inhabitants of Natural Space
The Promise of A Better Ending
Proximity
Daydreams of the Khaki Banda
EDITORIAL
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Letter from the Editor-in-Chief

by Fawzia Naqvi

  Welcome to the January 2019 issue of ArtNow, and a Happy New Year to …

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Letter from the Editor

by Quddus Mirza

  “History is like a bed: It’s made, unmade, made again and so on”, writes …

IN FOCUS
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Preview

by Syed Faisal Sajjad

    Act 1: A discussion at the Presidio, San Francisco Bay   Hey, let’s …

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THE DEGREE SHOW

by Nabah Ali Saad

  The first day of college as a young creative scholar is one I remember …

Photo Essay
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The past that faces forward

by Jehanzeb Haroon

There are two struggles that one never forgets when it comes to higher education: the …

Profiles
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In conversation with Sana Khan Niazi

by Maheen Aziz

Sana Khan Niazi is an entrepreneur, theatre artist and a stand-up comic. Having majored in …

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In Conversation with Adeel uz Zafar: artist and mentor

by Jovita Alvares

    Adeel uz Zafar (b.1975, Pakistan) graduated from the National College of Arts in …

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UBERMENSCH – A conversation between Rashid Rana and Rohma Khan.

by Rohma Khan

“Superman” as we know today follows the conceptual premise conceived by Friedrich Nietzsche in his …

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Lahore Biennale Foundation – Way Forward

by Rabeya Jalil

Lahore Biennale Foundations announces Hoor Al Qasimi as the Curator for LB02.   Al Qasimi …

Reviews
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Glory of the Garden

by Nimra Khan

  In recent times of ecological turmoil, it is difficult to think of gardens as …

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A state of current affairs; The 2019 IVSAA Degree show

by Sara Yawar

The works of 23 graduates were displayed at the Indus Valley School of Art and …

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Book Review | THE BRIDE, AGAIN

by Fatima Ghulam

    Edmund White, writing on Marcel Duchamp, informs: “He abandoned art altogether to play …

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Searching for Mr. Perfect 

by Veera Rustomji

  In art, literature and cinema the portrayal of men have always been to formulate …

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Dichotomy

by Sanya Hussain

‘Dichotomy’, opened on the 4th of December 2018 at Canvas gallery. The show brings together …

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In Praise of Other Places

by Amal Uppal Anique.

If you’ve been a follower of Marjan Baniasadi’s works, you’ll be aware of the fact …

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Tasweer Ghar Artist Residency 2019

by Sabeen Ahsan and Maha Minhaj

Tasweer Ghar is an emerging art residency in Lahore that invites all creatives for a …

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Inhabitants of Natural Space

by Noor Butt

  A collaborative exhibition between AAN Gandhara Art Space and the Murree Museum Residency, co-curated …

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The Promise of A Better Ending

by Tehmina Khan

  Dua Abbas Rizvi’s second solo show – five years after the first – at …

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Proximity

by Sara Yawar

A show titled “Proximity” was held at Chawkandi Art gallery in Karachi on the 13th …

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Daydreams of the Khaki Banda

by Mariam Qureshi

   A two man show was held at the famous Satrang Art gallery in Islamabad …