Justice Mohammad Shafi Siddiqui issued notices to Karachi commissioner and Arts Council body for January 6 and directed the commissioner to file a compliance report.
The Shehr-e-Quaid Panel of Khalil Ahmed Nanitalwala and the Ahmed Shah-Ejaz Faruqi Panel were the major contestants, along with a few independent candidates. Remember that the Ahmed Shah led managemant has been criticized by the intellectuals and artists for misimanagement in Arts Council activities and rigging in Arts Council polls since past years.
Titled "Major Miniaturists" the paintings depict images reflecting realities concealed in symbols and dreams seen with open eyes. Some artists asking questions, others have suggestions while a few seems puzzled and make other puzzle too. But each artist is trying to point out an issue whether political or social. Their themes revolve around history, culture, identity and Mughal period.
The exhibition features more than 20 works ranging from 1400 to 1600. Exhibition continues from September 13, 2014 – March 22, 2015
She debuts with her first exhibition in 1982 at the Soudan Gallery, the following year she starts working as a draftswoman at the Favaloro Foundation, illustrating for anatomy and cardiovascular surgery books; she then is granted a scholarship to study at the Center of Visual Arts of Buenos Aires.
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The Governor Sindh has raised the annual grant of Arts Council of
Pakistan (ACP) Karachi from Rs 28 million to Rs 35 million.
Governor Dr Ishratul Ibad after administering oath on newly-elected ACP office bearers and members of governing body also announced that he will make the famous Faizee Rahamin Art Gallery a part of the ACP.
Dr Ishrat said he would even approach the private sector for assistance in completion of ongoing projects being carried out by the council. .
The International Exhibition of Calligraphy' 2015
12th March – 12th April, 2015, the Contemporary Museum of Calligraphy, Moscow
'Determination', solo show of Muhammad Ismail Art Chowk The Gallery presents 'Determination', solo show of Muhammad Ismail 18-30 Nov, 2014, 5:00 pm
The Art of Our Time: Masterpieces from the Guggenheim Collections
Guggenheim Museum Bilbao
September 23, 2014–May 3, 2015
7th Edition of India Art Fair
NSIC Exhibition Grounds, New Delhi 110020
29th January, 1st February, 2015
Major Miniaturists: modern miniature paintings
Unicorn Gallery, D116/1A, Block 4, Clifton, Karachi
20th - 30th November, 2014