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The Warrior State by Rana Banerji

‘My Life’s Journey’, autobiography of Altaf Hussain

‘My Life’s Journey’, autobiography of the chief of the Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM) Altaf Hussain. This autobiography is the English translation of the Urdu book ‘Safar-e-Zindagi’, published by the Oxford University Press Pakistan. Dr Mathew A Cook, professor of the North Carolina University, USA,, who has also written the foreword of ‘My Life’s Journey’, says that it is a gripping book that gives great insight into the contemporary Pakistan. .

 

أعمال مركز جمعة الماجد للثقافة والتراث في حفظ المخطوطات في غرب إفريقيا

Works of Juma Al Majid Center for Culture and Heritage in preserving manuscripts in West Africa.
Juma Al Majid Center for Culture and Heritage in Dubai, a charitable institution, takes the responsibility for preserving manuscriptsin the world regardless to religious or ethnic identity, trying to spread them to achieve the goal of its founder, Mr. Juma Al Majid. This publication describes the work of the Center.

Hanging Fire: Contemporary Art from Pakistan by Salima Hashmi

By Salima Hashmi: Hanging Fire covers a fascinating range of subjects and media, from installation and video art to sculpture, drawing, and paintings in the “contemporary miniature” tradition. Essays by distinguished contributors including Salima Hashmi, Ayesha Jalal and Mohsin Hamid, place contemporary Pakistani art in a cultural, historical, and artistic perspective. This dynamic catalogue provides a groundbreaking look at recent and current trends in Pakistani art.

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Best Art Book 2014

Published by National Portrait Gallery in February
150 photographs illustrated in 21st-Century Portraits that explore the recent developments in representing identity across the globe. The work ranges from that of Sophie Calle and Rineke Dijkstra to Marlene Dumas and Julian Opie, tracing the varying and sometimes radical strategies of artists working today to depict the human figure in its many forms.

Now and Upcoming Events

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