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The Art of Ceramic – May 2019



 TABLE OF CONTENTS

Editorial
Letter from the Editor-in-Chief
Letter from the Editor
In Focus
THE SHAPE OF CLAY  
Looking Back, Moving Forward: connections of art and craft
Photo Essay
Moving images as urban branding
Profiles
You transform the clay, you are also transformed; SHEHEREZADE ALAM
“My dear Clay,” – In Conversation with Nabahat Lotia
Destiny brings us to the places in which we are meant to be; Nabila Ahmed
Reviews
New Memories of Moeen Faruqi
Eclectic mix
Reflections and Individualities
AT ART DUBAI, 2019
Honouring Abdul Hayee
Book Review| An Artist being a Gentleman
A Sheet of Paper Can Become a Knife
Teen
The Other Horses
After all this time
Meeting at the Intersection – Lahore Junction
Humour, wisdom and scepticism.
EDITORIAL
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Letter from the Editor-in-Chief

by Fawzia Naqvi

The month of May brings another interesting read and I would like to welcome the readers …

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Letter from the Editor

by Quddus Mirza

  I remember once traveling in a rickshaw in Lahore. It was late night, hence …

IN FOCUS
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THE SHAPE OF CLAY  

by Sadia Salim

  When one is asked to write about Ceramics, it implies that one writes about …

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Looking Back, Moving Forward: connections of art and craft

by Amra Ali

This essay is excerpted from a longer essay on the relationship of art and craft, …

Photo Essay
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Moving images as urban branding

by Nabah Ali Saad

  A year ago, in 2018, my students undertook an urban research project in which …

Profiles
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You transform the clay, you are also transformed; SHEHEREZADE ALAM

by Zohreen Murtaza

    Over millennia pottery has been shaped to serve a variety of functions and …

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“My dear Clay,” – In Conversation with Nabahat Lotia

by Numair A. Abbasi

  When it comes to the diversity of art and mediums in the limited cosmos …

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Destiny brings us to the places in which we are meant to be; Nabila Ahmed

by ArtNow Pakistan

I was lucky to have been born into a family that loved art and always …

Reviews
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New Memories of Moeen Faruqi

by Maheen Aziz

  From the cave drawings to the paintings on the canvas, human have been capturing …

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Eclectic mix

by Sara Yawar

A group show titled Eclectic Mix took place at Sanat Gallery on 9th April, 2019 …

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Reflections and Individualities

by Noor Butt

  Looking to expand on their ongoing artistic interests, and outlook on societal concerns in …

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AT ART DUBAI, 2019

by ArtNow Pakistan

At the 13th edition of Art Dubai (with Pablo del Val, being the Artistic Director) …

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Honouring Abdul Hayee

by Jovita Alvares

At the age of 72, Abdul Hayee was honoured with his first solo exhibition at …

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Book Review| An Artist being a Gentleman

by Fatima Ghulam

  Who would be a better source to know or comment on a person, but …

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Courtesy of Stevenson, Cape Town, Johannesburg and Yancey Richardson, New York.

A Sheet of Paper Can Become a Knife

by Shireen Ikramullah Khan

  The exhibition title ‘A Sheet of Paper Can Become a Knife’ is inspired by …

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Teen

by Sanya Hussain

On the 5th of April 2019, Art Kaam gallery opened up an exciting exhibition titled …

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The Other Horses

by Nahya Jehanghir Khan

  The exhibition titled “The Other Horses” is a collection of photographs taken by Nad …

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After all this time

by Numair A. Abbasi

The Vasl Artists Association recently concluded their five-week long residency in an exhibition that showcased …

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Meeting at the Intersection – Lahore Junction

by Noor Butt

  A group show of 25 artists was held at VM Art Gallery in Karachi …

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Humour, wisdom and scepticism.

by Sehrish Mustafa

  The order of incredulity for illusive and impulsive acts of mimicking intelligence and roaming …