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Gandhara Art @ Art Basel 2016
22 Mar,2016
From emerging talents to the Modern masters of both Asia and the West, Art Basel in Hong Kong traces twelve decades of art history across its six sectors: Galleries, Insights, Discoveries, Encounters, Magazines and Film. On display will be the highest quality of paintings, sculptures, drawings, installations, photographs, video and editioned works from the 20th and 21st centuries, by more than 3,000 artists from Asia and around the globe. The sho.....
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Is she a Spinner of Yarns
25 Feb,2016
Is She a Spinner of Yarns. This show encompasses three artists works, which despite having a strong medium connection are visually poles apart! Using the thread as a form of drawing each artist tells a unique narrative. Cyra Ali uses it to question social and gender biases. Samina Islam is using thread in her paintings to form a feminine voice and Imrana Tanveer talks of a more Glocal (Global and Local) landscape, a world transmuting in t.....
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Harappan Connections
14 Jan,2016
Ancient Artefacts,Contemporary Potteries & Interpretive Artworks. A photographic Exhibition on the Indus Valley Civilization with featured potteries of Muhammad Nawaz and Sheherezade Alam. This exhibition was a component of the Rediscovering Harappa: Through the Five Elements. An exhibition was conceived and put together by the Inheriting Harappa Project team under the direction and with the curatorial skills of Dr. Tehnyat Majeed. The pro.....
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More Than Meets the Eye
17 Dec,2015
@Gandhara-art Space Karachi 17th December 2015 - 12th January, 2016 Arif Mehmood Alia Bilgrami Emaan Rana Hina Farooqui Farid Alvie Curated by Malika Abbas Artists have always pushed technical and conceptual boundaries to constantly evolve their art. Photographers in particular have always been interested in exploring alternative processes. However with the advancements in digital technology currently, the availability of the materi.....
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Pretty Can Be Gritty
01 Oct,2015
The works of art in this exhibition are lush in their treatment and yet the issues of urbanization these attempt to engage with are not a local, but a global phenomena. A 'glocal' phenomena, which is dealt with a light touch of irony and a sprinkle of satire. Saba Khan's uses kitschy materials to create satirical paintings depicting layered deserts and houses. Sara Khan uses bullet holes to symbolise body piercings in portraiture and reveals vio.....
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Cross Fire
06 Aug,2015
Living in three separate continents, Khadim Ali (Australia), Sher Ali (Afghanistan) and Mahwish Chishty (USA) are reconnecting with their personal history through this collaborative exhibition that examines transition of decade-long 'war on terror'. Underlying concerns such as demonizing the political foe, the embodiment of good and evil by the superior and inferior, respectively, has been a common thread throughout history and across cultures .....
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The Science of Taking a Walk
21 May,2015
The Science of Taking a Walk Navigating/ (Re) Navigating - Forming Trajectories Curated by Hajra Haider Karrar. Duration of the Exhibition : May 21 - July 10 May 21 at 5:00pm to Jul 10 at 8:00pm in UTC+05 Artists Bani Abidi Farida Batool Yaminay Chaudhry Naiza Khan Shalalae Jameel Seher Naveed & Seema Nusrat... Fazal Rizvi Omer Wasim People can see nothing around them that is not their own image; everything speaks to them .....
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Gandhara-art @ Art Basel 2015
15 Mar,2015
From emerging talents to the Modern masters of both Asia and the West, Art Basel in Hong Kong traces twelve decades of art history across its six sectors: Galleries, Insights, Discoveries, Encounters, Magazines and Film. On display will be the highest quality of paintings, sculptures, drawings, installations, photographs, video and editioned works from the 20th and 21st centuries, by more than 3,000 artists from Asia and around the globe. The.....
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