COVER JUNE 17

Individuals



 TABLE OF CONTENTS

Editorial
In Focus
Dotting the i’s and crossing the t’s
The Individual Artist: Carving-Out Oneself
Photo Essay
I Do Not Like Pretty Sunsets Anymore
Profiles
A Tea Party that Stained: An Interview with The Tea Collaborative
Challenging Notions: Of Disruptions and Ruptures
Reviews
Social Objects  
Not even, from a distance…
Art Kingdom
Hide and Seek
Body Drawing Body
An Ode to the Indelible
HOMAGE TO BERGER
Who Killed Shumaila?
Encounters of the Third Kind
EDITORIAL
IN FOCUS
Dante Gabriel Rossetti, Lady Lilith. 1866-68. Oil on canvas. Image courtesy of Delaware Art Museum

Dotting the i’s and crossing the t’s

by Dua Abbas Rizvi

Artists, by popular definition, are loose cannons, black sheep, oddly shaped parts incompatible with the …

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The Individual Artist: Carving-Out Oneself

by Ambereen Karamat

A priori, if a man is really interested in himself he must formulate his answer …

Photo Essay
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I Do Not Like Pretty Sunsets Anymore

by Lali Khalid

Are our lives incomplete without validation from another? What is it about this incessant need …

Profiles
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A Tea Party that Stained: An Interview with The Tea Collaborative

by Varda Nisar

The idea of seeing a performance group from a collaborative based in Islamabad is as …

Amna Naqvi

Challenging Notions: Of Disruptions and Ruptures

by Hajra Haider Karrar

  Hajra Haider Karrar: How did an MBA lead to the inception of Gandhara Art …

Reviews
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Social Objects  

by Nimra Khan

  While most of us tend to accept life the way it is, it is …

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Not even, from a distance…

by Sehr Jalil

  “But I don’t want to go among mad people,” Alice remarked. “Oh, you can’t …

Zeenat Rizvi, Mind Kingdom

Art Kingdom

by Nageen Shaikh

Relationships, memories, moral values, royalty, society and finally, life; the philosophies knitted behind the works …

A Glitch In A Nature

Hide and Seek

by Nageen Shaikh

Artists have loved and devoured the idea of creating art in layered forms since Modern …

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Body Drawing Body

by Julius John Alam

Today I was at a friend’s place, at this bookstore-cum-thrift store she runs, and we …

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An Ode to the Indelible

by Mariam Qureshi

Graffiti art can be an elaborate or simple painting, writing and scribbling often in public …

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HOMAGE TO BERGER

by ArtNow Pakistan

John Berger apparently expressed his desire to his friend Amarjit Chandan about visiting Pakistan and …

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Who Killed Shumaila?

by Jovita Alvares, ArtNow

The recent group show held at Sanat Initiative intrigued its audience in a rather unique …

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Encounters of the Third Kind

by Nageen Shaikh

Globalization and identity are two subjects which have a lot in common. As the world …