Tag Archives: Pakistani Contemporary Art

Sadequain at AICON, New York

Josheen Oberoi visits AICON Gallery’s expansive Sadequain exhibition New York: It’s been a quiet month in the New York art world. With half the community decamping to Art Basel and the rest distracted by the blessed warm weather (we had … Continue reading

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Heritage Reinvented: Inaugural exhibition

Ambika Rajgopal of Saffronart announces the inaugural exhibition- Heritage Reinvented at Tryon St. Gallery, London. London: Five artists from different parts of the world unite to present Heritage Reinvented at the Tryon St. Gallery in London. In this exhibition, while … Continue reading

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Pakistani Artists at Pulse Art Fair 2013 in New York

Shradha Ramesh shares a note on the Pakistani artists showcased at this year’s Pulse Art Fair in New York. New York: The 2013 Pulse Art Fair in New York, the thirteenth of its kind, exhibited an array of contemporary pieces from … Continue reading

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Imran Qureshi at the Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York

Manjari Sihare shares some snippets of Imran Qureshi’s work at the Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York  New York: The Imran Qureshi Roof Garden Commission at the Metropolitan Museum, New York is now on view.  Entitled The Roof Garden Commission: Imran Qureshi, … Continue reading

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Heritage of Pakistan Publication Series

Shradha Ramesh of Saffronart discovers the documentation of the diverse cultural heritage of Pakistan. New York: In any country, art and architecture reflect the historic milieu of culture and heritage. Among the emerging Asian and Middle Eastern markets, Pakistan has … Continue reading

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Naiza Khan Monograph

Tarika Agarwal of Saffronart shares details of a recently published monograph on Naiza Khan Mumbai: Born in Bahawalpur, Pakistan, in 1968, Naiza H. Khan is a well known contemporary artist. She is currently based in Pakistan, but studied art at the … Continue reading

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Imran Qureshi Invited to Undertake Roof Garden Commission at Metropolitan Museum

Tarika Agarwal shares details of a forthcoming commission by Pakistani contemporary artist Imran Qureshi at the Metropolitan Museum, May 2013 New York: Imran Qureshi, born in Pakistan in 1972, is a leading Pakistani contemporary artist. He is trained in the … Continue reading

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‘Huma Bhabha: Unnatural Histories’ at MoMA PS1

Manjari Sihare recommends Huma Bhabha’s Unnatural Histories, currently on at MoMA PS1 New York: If you are in New York or surrounding areas, please visit Huma Bhabha’s (Pakistani, b. 1962) first solo exhibition at MoMA PS1. Titled “Unnatural Histories“, the … Continue reading

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‘Modernism in Muslim South Asia’ by Iftikhar Dadi

Manjari Sihare shares details of a lecture series on Pakistani art hosted by the School of Arts and Aesthetics, JNU, New Delhi New Delhi: From March 20-25, 2013, the School of Arts and Aesthetics at Jawaharlal Nehru University will be hosting a … Continue reading

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Miniature Painting in Pakistan: Divergences Between Traditional and Contemporary Practice by Murad Khan Mumtaz

Manjari Sihare recommends a short essay on the revival of miniature painting tradition in contemporary Pakistan New York:  Contemporary Pakistani art can be credited for the revival of the age-old miniature painting tradition. Pakistani artist and academic researcher, Murad Khan … Continue reading

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