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259 artists found

A. Rashid Sultan

City: Islamabad
Born: 5th March
rashidminiart@yahoo.com
Web: Homepage of Artist
Writing, painting and calligraphy on Rice Grains and Leather is my art field. I have written Darood Ibrahimi around a Rice Grain. I use water color for writing painting on Rice. Born in Rawalpindi an ...
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A.Q. Arif

contact@aqarif.com
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I paint the glories of nature and magnificence of God. I believe that there is nothing unnatural on this earth. Through my work, I need people to understand a simple fact that we all need to appreciat ...
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Rind was born in Rahim Yar Khan in 1960, a city famous for its rich cultural heritage. Bold in his experiment with colours, Rind creates effects of embossing and carving to his paintings. Most works r ...
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Aamir Khatri

City: Karachi
Born: 1968
"A message through confession" (1997) was my first Solo Exhibition in this exhibition what actually I wanted to say was first understand by Mrs. Aliya Tamkeen and she was on my personal request wrote ...
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Aamir Nawaz

City: lahore
Born: Bahawalnagar
maas_theatre@yahoo.com
Aamir Nawaz is president and artistic director of Maas Foundation. He is one of those director who believes that Theatre can change the world. He with his three other friends starts Maas Foundation in ...
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Aamir Sohail

City: Abbottabad
Born: Rawalpindi
aamirsohailaps@hotmail.com
I wrote research papers on literature, history, philosophy, mysticism and social issues. I am working for the promotion of Reason and Education among people.
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Abbas Ali Khan

City: Islamabad
aak@lush.com.pk
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Abbas Ali Khan hails from a ´Nawab´ family of Karnal. Abbas is a student of Indian Classical Music and is the Disciple of Bare Ustad Fateh Ali Khan of the famous Patiala Gharana.


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Abdul Hameed Kachhawala, better known as Baba Meehda, is one of the last remaining gavantris or bards of his kind. Now in his 70s, Baba Mheeda still sings with energy and vigor for up to three hours a ...
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Abdullah Qureshi

City: London/Lahore
m_abdullah39@hotmail.com
Web: Homepage of Artist
Current Motto: art is what you can get away with – Andy Warhol


About the artist:

I was born and raised in Lahore, after completing my A-levels I chose to pursue art at Chelsea C ...
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Abida Parveen

City: Karachi
Born: 1954
Abida Parveen is a Pakistani singer of Sindhi descent and one of the foremost exponents of Sufi music (Sufiana kalaam). She sings mainly ghazals, Urdu love songs, and her forte, Kafis, a solo genre ac ...
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Adeel uz Zafar

City: Karachi
Born: 1975
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Adeel uz Zafar was born in Karachi in 1975 and graduated from the National College of Arts, Lahore in 1998. After college, he returned to the city of his birth and joined the Karachi School of Arts as ...
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Ahmad Bashir

City: Gujranwala
Born: Aimanabad on Mar
Born in Aimanabad near Gujranwala on March 24, 1923, Mr Ahmad Bashir did his BA from Srinagar and soon went to Bombay for a career in acting but started writing for some film magazines. He was a close ...
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Ahmed Ali Manganhar

City: Lahore
Born: 1974
Ahmed Ali Manganhar was born in Tando Allahyar, Pakistan and lives and works in Lahore. He trained at the National College of Arts, Lahore, where he is now a lecturer. Manganhar has an extensive pract ...
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Aishah Amjad

City: Lahore
Born: Lahore
aishahsjems@live.com
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An uprising Gemstone jewellery designer from Lahore specializing in silver gold-plated Gemstone jewellery.

Her romance with art & design began early in childhood– well excelling in art in sch ...
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Ajmal Kamal

City: Karachi
Ajmal Kamal is the editor of AAJ – the outstanding Urdu journal of world literature and ideas that he launched in 1981. His numerous translations into Urdu include works of international fiction, poet ...
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Akbar Khan

City: Karachi
akbarkhanartist@yahoo.com
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Founder of Karachi Theater. (Group)
Member of Arts Council Karachi
T.V Actor, Media coordinator, Production Assistant
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Perhaps the most recognized Balochi, Brahvi singer in Pakistan today. He has an arresting stage presence that makes him an instant hit with audiences all over the world. He dances while he sings and i ...
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Akmal Qadri

City: Lahore
Akmal Qadri, son of legendary Flute maestro late Ustad Alla-Ditta Qadri is one of the few classical flute players in Pakistan.

Tutored by his father from and early age he started performing a ...
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Akram Khan

City: London
Born: 1974
office@akramkhancompany.net
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Akram Khan is a dancer whose background is rooted in his classical kathak training and contemporary dance.

Khan was born in London into a family of Bangladeshi origin. He began dancing and tr ...
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Akram Varraich

City: Lahore, Wazirabad
akramvarraich@yahoo.com
Akram works as a freelancer as painter an photographer.
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Abbas’s thirty displays are a reflection of gypsies from rural Sindh. Abbas captures their two dimensional approach to life; one dimension is their past which encompasses the graves of their elders an ...
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Ali Asad Naqvi

City: Lahore
Born: Lahore
syedaliasadnaqvi@gmail.com
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b.1986
Ali Asad Naqvi is a practicing artist in Lahore. He works in several mediums and employs both traditional craft-making skills as well as contemporary techniques. His work looks to explore n ...
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Ali Mohammad Taji

City: Karachi
Born: 1954
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Ali Mohammad Taji is one of world's famous Qawwali Singers in Sufi Mystic/Folk and semi Classical song of Pakistan. Ali Taji Golden voice has swept audience into a trance with Scintillating Ren ...
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Ali Zafar

City: Lahore
Web: Homepage of Artist
Ali Zafar hit the music scene in 2003 with his single "Channo" which sold half a million copies in just the first week and ended up selling over 5 million copies of his first album "Huqa Paani". The a ...
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Allah Lok Qadri

City: Faisalabad
Born: 1950
Allah Lok Qadri is the one of the very few remaining Pakhawaj players in Pakistan. He is also ranked amongst the frontline tabla players of the Punjab gharana and is currently employed as a music arra ...
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Amarjit Chandan

City: London
Born: 1946, Nairobi
amarjitchandan@hotmail.com
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Amarjit Chandan (1946, Nairobi) lives and works in London.

He has published five collections of poetry, and two books of essays in Punjabi including Jarhan (Poetry), Phailsufian and Nishani ( ...
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How the social, cultural and religious situations and manipulations affect one’s mindset and direct us to become who we are is a very interesting process. And my work is about these catalysts and thei ...
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amime troupe’ is the first production house in Pakistan which caters the post-modern version of mime. A mash-up of mime artists, film makers architects, designers, fabricators, and fine artists from N ...
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Amin Chughtai

City: Stuttgart / Germany
Born: Lahore
amin.chughtai@googlemail.com
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Amin Chughtai (born 1943 in Lahore) started drawing at a very early age.
After attending school and college, he studied Fine Art at the University
of Punjab in the Fine Art Department, which ...
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Amin Ur Rehman

City: Toronto
amin_rehman2001@yahoo.ca
Web: Homepage of Artist
Artist Statement:
During the past five years I have investigated from formal to conceptual issues ranging from human figure and landscape to local and global environmental and political issues inc ...
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Amir Taj

City: Karachi
Born: Karachi
amertaj@yahoo.com
Web: Homepage of Artist
I express in different mediums, watercolours, mixed, photography ...
designing and sketching futuristic imagery is one of my passion, writing film and drama content for my own production company.
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Ammar Aziz

City: Lahore
Born: 1988
ammar.azziz@gmail.com
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Ammar Aziz is an independent documentary filmmaker based in Lahore. He has worked widely on labour-issues and his films have been screened at various international film and human-rights events includi ...
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Amrah Inam

City: Islamabad
Born: 13/08/1992
diligent_artist@yahoo.com
Web: Homepage of Artist
: I am a science student and learning science is my interest but when I was 18 years old, doing art became my passion. I resisted myself but it came out nothing rather my food that used to nourish my ...
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Aqeel Solangi

City: Ranipur (Sindh), currently living in Rawalpindi
aqeelsolangi@gmail.com
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I am Aqeel Solangi. Artist (Painter), living and working in Pakistan. Currently Teaching at NCA (Rawalpindi campus) as an Assistant Professor in the department of Fine arts, also running personal stud ...
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He is a painter and a sculptor , born in Landi Arbaba Peshawar.

He got prize from N.C.A Islamabad in 1977.
S.S Hyder Award in sculpture in1981.
Got Tamgha-i-Husne Kargerdagi in 1985. ...
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Arieb Azhar

City: Islamabad
ariebazhar@gmail.com
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Current Motto : Live so as not to die, laugh so as not to cry, focus on the light so as not to be engulfed by darkness

A kaleidoscope. The tiny, claustrophobic streets of Mochi darwaaza ka m ...
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Arif Khan

City: Lahore
Mr. Arif Khan is currently a faculty member of the department of Art & Design, Punjab University. He possesses an amicable aura, fast expanding with his achievements, and is truly popular among his st ...
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Arif Mahmood

City: Karachi
Born: 1960
Arif Mahmood, is a street photographer in Karachi, Pakistan. He has been documenting people, events, places, and any kind of topical project. Most of his work is done in Karachi, since he lives there. ...
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Arif Qureshi

City: Sialkot
Born: 9/6/1964
info@artistic.com.pk
Web: Homepage of Artist
Artist Statement

"I work in order to understand the voice of my soul. It is a highly personal journey in which I try to discover a balance with my inner self. Its my eternal identity.
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Arooj Aftab

City: Lahore, Pune, Hamburg, Madrid, Athens, New York
Sanam Waheed: sanam@aroojaftabmusic.com
Web: Homepage of Artist
An internationally acclaimed Sufi Musician, Vocalist and Songwriter, Arooj Aftab layers subtle, intricate, dynamic vocals over acoustic instrumentation, skillfully re-imagining indigenous soul with si ...
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Asif Sinan

City: Karachi
Web: Homepage of Artist
Asif Sinan is a quintessential 'jazzical' guitarist. He has been wedded to his instrument of choice since Grade 7 and since then all his formal education has revolved around Jazz and Indian Classical ...
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Ata Turab

City: Islamabad
Born: 7th Jan 1977
ataturab@gmail.com
Web: Homepage of Artist
"Ata Turab’s words also hold strong content relating to socio-political issues, philosophy, romance and journey into simple yet refined emotions. One finds Ata’s poetry an absolute long narrative, whe ...
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Ata-ul-Haq Qasmi

City: Lahore
Born: 1. February 1943
Ata ul Haq Qasmi is one of the leading and most popular columnist of Pakistan who has been writing Urdu columns for more than last 45 years in the leading newspapers with the name of "Rozan-e-Dewar Se ...
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Ather Jamal

City: Karachi
Born: 1952
“Every artist has his favorite medium. I feel that I can express myself with ease through water colors even though it’s a difficult medium in more ways than one”, says Ather Jamal, in an interview.
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Atif Khan

Born: 1972
Born in Sahiwal, Pakistan in 1972, Atif Khan graduated in Fine Art from the National College of Arts in Lahore. In 1999 he was awarded the UNESCO-ASHBURG Bursary and completed a residency at Darat-al- ...
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Atomic Chain

City: Lahore
Web: Homepage of Artist
From the streets of Lahore, came into existence a group that shakes the scene with it´s power of Speech! Atomic Chain, formed by two brothers (Mahad Ali & Raheej Ahmed), is an underground rap group fr ...
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Aun Raza

City: Lahore
Born: Lahore, Pakistan
aunraza1@gmail.com
Web: Homepage of Artist
Aun Raza is a Pakistani photographer based in Canada. His work is diverse but primarily about & around people. He has also documented high profile people & events culminating in an exciting and varie ...
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Ayesha Ali started her classical vocal training with late Ustad Nazir Ahmad Butt, and than has been in the tutelage of late Ustad Hafeez Khan Talwandi focusing on Dhurpad Gaiki. Ayesha is a mathematic ...
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Ayesha Siddiqui

City: Lahore
ayeshasiddiquigallery@gmail.com
This Lahore born young artist is a Punjab University Gold Medalist in M.A Fine Arts. Throughout her academics she topped in her institutions, she received six Gold Medals; the President of Pakistan aw ...
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Babar Azeemi

Born: 1978
PERSONAL Profile

Name Babar Ali (Babar Azeemi)
Father’s Name Liaquat Ali Janwari
Date of Birth 1978 at Tando Muhammad Khan Sindh

STARTED WORK ING FROM 1987. < ...
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Babar Moghal

City: Karachi
Web: Homepage of Artist

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Baber A Chughtai

City: Lahore
Born: 1969
bachughtaiartgallery1@hotmail.com
My name is Baber Amin Chughtai. My father´s name is M.A.Chughtai. I was born in Lahore, Pakistan. I have a Masters degree in fine arts.I am a versatile artist. I have done most of my work in almost al ...
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Bani Abidi was born in Pakistan and divides her practice between New Delhi and Karachi. She graduated from the National College of Arts in Lahore, Pakistan, in 1994 and completed her Master´s from Art ...
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Beenish Usman

City: Islamabad


LAHORE: Security barriers are becoming a part of our daily life and we are becoming so used to these restrictions that we fail to see the vacuum they are creating. Although these barriers ha ...
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Beygairat Brigade

City: Lahore
beygairatbrigadeofficial@gmail.com
Web: Homepage of Artist
Members:

Vocals and Good Looks: Ali Aftab Saeed
Percussions: Daniyal Malik
Lyrics: Daniyal Malik and Ali Aftab Saeed
Guitars: Hamza Malik
Compositions: Daniyal Malik and Ali ...
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Bhai Ghulam Chand Jee is a descendant of Bhai Mardana Jee Rababi, who spent the majority of his life serving Guru Nanak Dev Jee and playing the Rabab alongside the Guru.

Listening to Ghulam M ...
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Bilal Brohi

City: Karachi
Web: Homepage of Artist
In late 2005 Bilal came back to Pakistan from the US, where he gave up studying business and decided that music was the only thing he could be loyal to. He worked at a radio station ‘Radio 1 fm 91’ in ...
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Bilal Khan

City: Lahore
bilalk@gmail.com
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Bilal Khan makes music which makes hits which makes you happy which makes him money.

He started his musical career under a tree at LUMS. His first single "Bachana" which was initially release ...
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Bin Qullander

City: Lahore
Bin Qullanders Calligraphic Paintings are a landmark in the genre of calligraphy and art in Pakistan. They are an aesthetic blend of traditional and modern thought. A designer by profession and painte ...
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Bumbu Sauce

City: Islamabad
bumbusauce@gmail.com
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Bumbu Sauce is a four piece Rock ´n´ Roll band from Islamabad, Pakistan. Formed in the mid 1990´s when the city was still a sleepy Himalayan town, Bumbu Sauce began humbly when Master Jee unveiled a v ...
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Chand & Suraj Khan

City: Lahore
Chand & Suraj Khan are both sons & students of renowned Patiala Gharana classical vocalist Ustad Hussain Bukhsh Gullo. The young duo will present various genera of classical music like Khyal, Thumri & ...
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Chronicles of Khan

City: Dubai
Born: 18 April
chroniclesofkhan@gmail.com
Web: Homepage of Artist
Chronicles of Khan is a multinational music entity that fills the gap between a solo artist and a musicians collective.

Faraz Khan is solely responsible for the musical direction for Chroni ...
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Damon Kowarsky

City: Melbourne/ Lahore
Born: Australia
damon@fastmail.net
Web: Homepage of Artist
Damon Kowarsky studied printmaking at VCA and Glasgow School of Art and Advanced Figure Drawing with Godwin Bradbeer at RMIT.

Since graduating he has exhibited regularly in Australia and abro ...
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Danyal Rasheed

City: Lahore
Danyal Rasheed did his B.A. (Hons.) in Theatre, Film & Television from BNU 2003-2007. Since his graduation he has been making personal films along with commercial documentaries for various corporation ...
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Dawood Tareen

City: Quetta
Born: Pishin
dawoodtareen@yahoo.com
Poor Men's Gold is n Ethnographic Documentry Exploring Kareez an anceint Water irrigation system along with Pashtoo Culture of Balochistan Like Khaiz(Wrestling),Bandar(Folk Songs),Attan(Traditional Da ...
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Heavy guitar riffs............high voltage amps......Dual vocals......and finally a combination of punk and alternative Rock...... thats Dividing Waters for you

More than 3 years back ...
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Diya Butt

City: Lahore
Born: 20th jan
diyabutt@gmail.com
Web: Homepage of Artist
I em an artist who believe in Doing work On Fantasy N Create the new World Of Art ....i believe in pasSion and hardworking and want to achieve this art world :p
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Dr. Mohsen Keiany

Born: 1970
Dr. Mohsen Keiany is an Artist from Iran, whos personality comes through his paintings based on the philosophy of Sufis and his experience in the Iraq-Iran war. His work covers a range of spiritual co ...
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Dua Abbas

City: Lahore
Born: 1987
duaabbasrizvi@gmail.com
Web: Homepage of Artist
I am a visual artist and writer working from Lahore. I graduated from the National College of Arts, Lahore, in 2009 with a BFA in Painting. Most of my work is figurative, with an inclination for story ...
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Ehsan ul Haq

City: Lahore

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Faisal Malik

City: Karachi
ThespianzTheater@gmail.com
Web: Homepage of Artist
Current Motto : to spread high quality performing arts in Pakistan.

Faisal Malik is the founder of "Thespianz Theater"

We, "Thespianz Theater", came together as a group in 2005 for ...
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Faiza Butt

City: London, Lahore
Born: 1973
The inspiration for my work stems directly from my sense of identity (gender/cultural) and the times we live in. I create work by chancing upon potent journalistic images, text, encounters, and experi ...
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Faiza Farooq

City: Lahore
Born: 21-12-1988
farooq.faiza@gmail.com
Web: Homepage of Artist
I believe that my work is a mix of traditional and contemporary lifestyles and I do it with passion and determination and a vision to bring out a side of every moment worth capturing. I'm a photograph ...
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Faiza Khan

City: Islamabad
faiza.imad@gmail.com
Web: Homepage of Artist
Before I went to school I used to paint. When paint was not allowed at home I used spices, clay and glue to paint. Throughout schooling art remained my passion. I did art projects with teachers at sch ...
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Fakhir Shah is the Managing Partner of Schuitema Pakistan and Middle East. He has trained and counselled numerous organisations and individuals to grow towards excellence using the Care and Growth, an ...
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Farida Batool

City: London, Lahore
farida.b@gmail.com
MA Art History and Theory (Research): College of Fine Arts, University of New South Wales, Australia (2003)
Short course in hand papermaking, at New School of Social Research, NY (1995)

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Faseeh Shams

City: Lahore
Web: Homepage of Artist
I began my career as a photo journalist more by accident then design. I was wandering in northern Pakistan with my small point and shot camera, where I captured theglorious unscathed pre-war swat thro ...
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Firefly Theatre

City: Karachi
info@fireflytheatrearts.com
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We produce quality theatre and entertainment and also combine business acumen with creative flair and apply drama, theatre and improvisation techniques to produce quality trainings, workshops and mark ...
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Fuzön is a Pakistani rock music group comprising three members. Fuzön is also spelled as Fuzon for the convenience of typing on standard keyboard. The name has been derived from fusion as the former v ...
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Ghania Naeem

City: Karachi
naeemghania@gmail.com
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An artist inside me was there ever since I opened my eyes in this world. Inspired by God´s beauty and the paintings of legendary artists of Pakistan I am painting ever since.

My work: Jharoka ...
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National diploma from National College of Arts Lahore, 1974. At present Deputy Director, Punjab Council of the Arts, Lahore. One-man shows: Lahore 1988, 1990, 1993, 1995, 1996, 1997; Karachi 1996; Was ...
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Goonga Sain

City: Lahore
Web: Homepage of Artist
Goonga Sain started his professional career by performing in the Rafi Peer Theatre Workshop´s production “Patay Khan”. Over the years he has made dramatic improvement as a percussionist and is conside ...
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Gulsam Khan retired from the frontier corps after completing his services as a soldier. When he reached home his family was furious to see him carrying a Rubab, "you are a soldier" he was told "behave ...
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Habib Phulpoto

City: Karachi
Born: 07-11-1988
hphulpoto@gmail.com
Web: Homepage of Artist
Dialogues are important source of communication, we use many dialogues in our routine life, and there are lots of words which we repeat again and again. In those dialogues, the repetition was interest ...
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Hajra Mansoor

City: Islamabad
rahis2@gmail.com
Hajra Mansoor passed from Govt. College of Art and Craft Lakhnow in 1964. She organized Karachi School of Arts in Karachi and researched in creative synthesis of painitng and entered in the evolution ...
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Hasnat Mehmood

City: Lahore/Jhelum
Born: 1978
Hasnat Mehmood graduated from NCA in 2001. His work has been exhibited in London, Kassel, Zurich, New York, Washington D.C., Philadelphia, Ontario, Lahore, Islamabad and Karachi, with solo shows in La ...
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Haya Sehgal

City: Karachi
Web: Homepage of Artist
Haya Sehgal was born and raised in Karachi, Pakistan. She is a contemporary artist with a background in Visual Communications.

In 1995 she enrolled for further studies at the Maryland Instit ...
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Hira Asim

City: lahore
Born: 20-12-1991
thehsartgallery@yahoo.com
Web: Homepage of Artist
Hira Asim is a self-representing Pakistani artist.She is best known for her large-size original abstract landscape and Contemporary modern paintings, but she mostly enjoys the combination of these thr ...
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Huma Mulji and David Chalmers Alesworth

City: Lahore
hmulji@yahoo.com alesworth@gmail.com
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This time we present you a "Featured Artist Couple": Huma Mulji (HM) and David Chalmers Alesworth (DCA).

HM: I was born in Karachi and moved to Lahore in 2002 to teach at the School of Visual ...
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Imran Ahmad Khan

City: Lahore
Born: 1947
Imran Ahmed Khan is a self thought visual artist who lives and works in Lahore.
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Iqbal Hussain

City: Lahore
Born: 1950
http://razarumi.wordpress.com/2007/02/06/iqbal-hussain-lahores-controversial-artist/
http://www.the-south-asian.com/aug2004/Iqbal%20Hussain.htm
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Iqbal Rasheed

City: Karachi
From Lahore Chitrkar Web Data: http://www.lahorechitrkar.com
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Iqra Tanveer

City: Lahore
Sounds do not necessarily need to be heard and can be experienced in alternative ways. My work explores that alternative way; the sense of touch. The experience of feeling the sound, in other words us ...
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Jaffer Hussain represents the great tradition of master Sohni Khan, the legendry Clairnet player who transformed a wedding brass band into a serios display of classical music. Jaffer leads his 12 pers ...
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Jahanzeb Malik

City: Peshawar
Web: Homepage of Artist
Jahanzeb Malik is an engineer by profession.
He got his initial art training from Abasin Arts Council under the guidance of Shehzada Sultan Hyder (S.S.Hyder). He presently is a member of the advi ...
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In his teens, Jal’s lead guitarist and vocalist Goher Mumtaz sold his bike, bought a guitar and hid it under his bed. “Everybody in my family has PhD’s and are doctors, so they didn’t really understan ...
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Jamil Naqsh

City: London
Born: 1938
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Jamil Naqsh mostly paints women and pigeons, and this obsession has won him local as well as international acclaim. His paintings have become popular at international auction houses, including, Sotheb ...
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Javed Jabbar is a legend of advertising in Pakistan, a famous politician, former information minister and an intellectual. He is father of renowned producer Mehreen Jabbar.

Javed Jabbar filmo ...
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Junaid Nawaz

City: Mir Pur Khas
Born: 1989
different_person_110@yahoo.com
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Kamal, who is the seventh generation of a distinguished family of traditional musicians, has demonstrated profound versatility in playing the Sarangi.

Kamal was initiated and trained by his f ...
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Kamran Butt is a senior producer currently working in leading news channel of pakistan. He has done marvelous jobs in documentaries and film making.
"Cinemnia, main bhala koun hon, kachray k phool ...
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Karen Frank

City: Lahore
Born: 1985
carynfrank@hotmail.com
I am a Visual artist and a puppeteer. Exploring new mediums is my passion. I don’t make a physical representation of my thoughts until I haven’t felt it fully.
It´s only when an experience is com ...
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Mr. Kashif Jibran is one of the best mathematics teachers in Lahore. Having taught in almost EVERY school in Lahore, he currently teaches in Lahore Grammar School - Model Town, and Pak-Turk. He guaran ...
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From Lahore Chitrkar Web Data: http://www.lahorechitrkar.com
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Khalid Toor

City: Lahore
Mr. Khalid Toor entered the world of literature in the early 60s. He wrote short stories, Novel and poetry. His fiction and poetry got published in some of the prominent literary journals of that time ...
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Khalil Chishtee

Born: 1964
whatever@khalilchishtee.com
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Khalil Chishtee lives and works in California and in Pakistan. He did his BFA at National College of Arts in Lahore and MA at California State University, Sacramento and studied Sculpture Ceramics and ...
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Khawar Hussain is one of the very few classical Sarangi players of Pakistan. He belongs to the family of legendary Sarangi maestro Ustad Natho Khan & Ustad Bheero Khan, later being his father and guru ...
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Khawar Jawad

City: Lahore
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Khawar Jawad, the singer , The music producer, the ´Bandya HO ´ guy, who made a mark on the music world after singing on the ´Khuda Kay Liye; Movie Soundtrack "bandeya ho " "mahi way " and also ...
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Laal

City: Lahore
Dr. Taimur Rahman: taimur@lums.edu.pk
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Laal is best known for singing socialist political songs, especially on the poetry written by leftist Urdu poets such as Faiz Ahmed Faiz and Habib Jalib. The band received mainstream attention during ...
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Lali Khalid

City: Lahore
Born: 1980
lali.khalid@gmail.com
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Lali Khalid was born in Pakistan in 1980. She holds a bachelor´s degree in printmaking with a focus on photoetching from National College of Arts, Lahore, and a master´s degree in Photography from Pra ...
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Liaqat is one of the very few traditional Heer singers, based in Lahore he recently completed the audio recording of the whole text of Heer (Thirty three hours) by great Punjabi poet Waris Shah at Lah ...
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Lubna Agha

City: Brookline, MA, USA
Born: Quetta, Pakistan
l.agha@comcast.net
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An important figure in American Pakistan art, Lubna Agha’s work involves discourse with her personal history. Her work draws inspiration from the rich tradition of the past where the meditative and or ...
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M S Kureshi

City: Karachi
Born: 1951
mskureshi@gmail.com
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A strong proponent of practicing original art through unflinching conviction!
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Maajid Nawaz is a British Pakistani and former member of the Islamic political group Hizb ut-Tahrir. He holds a B.A. (Hons) from London University´s School of Oriental and African Studies and a M.Sc. ...
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Madeeha Gauhar

City: Lahore
ajokatheatre@gmail.com
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Madeeha Gauhar is the artistic director and founder of Ajoka Theatre.

Ajoka has been part of the struggle for a secular, democratic just, humane and egalitarian Pakistan for the last 21 years ...
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Maharaj Ghulam Hussain Kathak

City: Lahore
Born: 1905, Calcutta
Pakistan can boast of a few big names who are not only virtuosos of their art have also achieved international recognition and a name for their country. If in cricket it is Imran Khan and in music Mal ...
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Malang Party

City: Islamabad
malang.party1@gmail.com
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A Political Party; Musical Band; Mind-Circus Project; & All-Purpose Malangi Commune
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Malcolm Hutcheson

City: Lahore
malcolmhutcheson@gmail.com
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Malcolm Hutcheson is a photographer based in Lahore. About his work and vision he says "The camera is a tool I use to amplify my voice so I can shout about what I believe is important." and his curren ...
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Current interests include original compositions of some of my favorite poems by Faiz Ahmed Faiz, as well as putting some of my friends´ and other contemporary poets´ works to music. Have also dabbled ...
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Mani Chao

City: Karachi
budhanme@yahoo.com
Mani Chao is a young passionate Bharat Natyam dancer, art teacher and actor from Karachi. He is one of Sheema Kirmanis students known for his wonderful form and excellent pieces he performed with Shee ...
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Mansoor Rahi

City: Islamabad
Born: 1938
rahi395@gmail.com
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Rahi´s paintings not only create a mood of innovating new forms and illusion of values but also open a vision of free expression with spontaneous use of brush strokes. His present day work titled "Res ...
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Maqbool Ahmed

info@maqboolahmed.com
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Born in Quetta Pakistan. At the age of 15 started pencil drawing. Became pupil of a signboard painter Ustad Aslam,who taught drawing and painting for next few years.

Graduated in Fine Arts f ...
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Maryam Arif

City: Lahore
maryamarifphotography@yahoo.com
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My style of photography can best be described as observational and non-intrusive... I don´t try to change or move anything in the space that has inspired me to take a photograph. I try to capture the ...
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Maryam Baber

City: Lahore
Born: 1985
painter_with_paint@yahoo.com
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I Belief in synthesis concept and stimulating contextualization.My skeptical to gaze the world is through Amorphous codes and muse the feel through frenzy senses .

Fundamental Qualification ...
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Mashal Peerzada is a writer and director for theatre, television and film. Having trained at the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art in London and graduating from the New York Film Academy at Universal Stud ...
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Mashkoor Raza

City: Karachi
Born: 1950
mashkoorraza@hotmail.com, Mrpaintings@hotmail.com
Born on January 28th, 1950. Mashkoor is among the few prolific local artists whom develop an original style. Nude and horses are his favoured themes, he merged both elements together with creative and ...
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Mazhar Tirmazi

City: Lahore, London
Born: Sahiwal, 1951
Author of the famous song “Umraa’n Lannghiya’n Pabba’n Bhaar”, Mazhar Tirmazi was born in Sahiwal, Pakistan (1951) and migrated to London, U.K. in 1975. He spends his time equally between Lahore and L ...
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Mazher Qureshi

City: karachi
Born: Karachi
mazherart@gmail.com
Born and raised in Karachi, the cosmopolitan city of Pakistan. Whole my life I have been an artist, when I first developed my art I was 8 years old. Since my childhood, I have been intrigued with the ...
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Mehdi Maloof

City: Karachi
mehdimaloof@hotmail.com
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Mehdi Maloof is a ridiculously talented and an emerging musician in the music scene of Karachi. Unlike many mainstream artistes here, Mehdi is very staid about his classical training as he gets his le ...
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Mehreen Hashmi

City: Karachi
Born: 1985
mehreen.hash@gmail.com
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Mehreen Hashmi is a Karachi based artist. After completing her Bachelor´s in Fine Arts, she has been working as a visual artist and an art teacher. Recently, she has painted a 25x26 feet mural at Moun ...
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Mekaal Hasan

City: Lahore
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Mekaal Hasan Band (MHB) was formed in 2001 by guitarist/composer Mekaal Hasan.The music that MHB plays is a fusion between the melodic sensibility and traditional music of the East and the musical arr ...
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Moazzam Ali

Born: 1956
moazzamartist@hotmail.com
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Moazzam Ali is a watercolor artist. Ali completed his graduation in Fine Art in 1980 securing First Class First Position Gold Medal in the Province of Sindh, Pakistan.

Ali was born in Karachi ...
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Mohammad Ali Bhatti

artistmohdali@yahoo.com
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Prof. Dr. Mohammad Ali Bhatti is a worldwide renowned portrait artist and he has painted portraits of many distinguished personalities of Pakistan, India, Malaysia, Singapore, Bangkok and United State ...
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Dr. Mohammad Waseem is Professor of Political Science in the Lahore University of Management Sciences (LUMS). He has written on ethnic, Islamic, constitutional, electoral, sectarian and military polit ...
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Mohammed Hanif

City: Karachi
Born: 1965
His first novel 'A Case of Exploding Mangoes' was shortlisted for the 2008 Guardian First Book Award. It has been also shortlisted for 2009 Commonwealth Writers' Prize in the Best First Book category ...
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One of the foremost Pakistani Qawwals of his time, was the father of Mujahid Mubarak Ali Khan, uncle of Qawwali musicians Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan and Farrukh Fateh Ali Khan, and the brother of Fateh Ali ...
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Mughees Riaz

City: Lahore
mugheesr8@hotmail.com
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Mughees Riaz, the master of light, graduated with a Masters in Fine Arts in Painting from the Punjab University, Riaz currently teaches painting there. He grew up in a family that was no stranger to t ...
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Muhammad Habib Akram

City: Gujrat
Born: 11 November 1988
habibmirza_artist@yahoo.com
I am a visual artist, poet and writer working from Gujrat. I graduated from the University of Gujrat, Gujrat, in 2012 with a BFA in Painting (with Distinction).
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Muhammad Yaqub

City: Lahore
Born: 01-04-1972
yaqub_9@hotmail.com
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Professional graphic designing like:
Company profile, catalogue, brochure,
Fashion magazines, Jewellery Brochure,
New Year Calendars, Diaries, Gift items,
Cosmetics brochures, Billboa ...
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Muizza Shuaib

City: Lahore
Born: 3 Dec,1987
muizza.shuaib@hotmail.com
My work is actually a combat zone for me which means confrontation or disagreement.My imagery is aimed to infatuate through its agitation between female body, fruits and vegetables,I manipulate diffe ...
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Musharraf Ali Farooqi

City: Karachi
musharraf.ali.farooqi@gmail.com
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Musharraf Ali Farooqi is an author and translator. His works include the novel THE STORY OF A WIDOW and the translations of THE ADVENTURES OF AMIR HAMZA and HOSHRUBA. His new novel BETWEEN CLAY AND DU ...
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Mushtaq Soofi is a renowned Punjabi poet, he has published poetry and research books and had founded and manages Sachal studios, Lahore.

From Lahore Chitrkar Web Data: http://www.lahorechitrk ...
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Words Of Mussarat Nahid Imam at one of her exhibition :

I´m worried Diamer-Basha dam´s construction will sink the works. They will be lost to us even though they are a vital part of our herit ...
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Mutahir Mahmood

City: Karachi
Born: 1983
mutahir.mahmood@gmail.com
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Two things inspire me. Simplicity and Colors. And this is exactly what reflects in my work. I have travelled extensively across Pakistan and my work can be seen at https://www.facebook.com/oshootphoto ...
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From Lahore Chitrkar Web Data: http://www.lahorechitrkar.com
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Nadeem Shahzad

City: Lahore
Born: Lahore
ns_singer@yahoo.com
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Nadeem Shahzad is an international singer known for his interpretation of the
MUHAMMAD RAFI style. He won many singing contests and travelled to many cities. He is currently also doing music train ...
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Nadia describes her own label as a perfect amalgamation of complimentary crafts and arts techniques that create sleek, structured and elegant silhouettes in a festive array of colors.

" The N ...
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Nafisa Haji

City: Los Angeles
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Nafisa Haji was born and raised in Los Angeles and currently lives in northern California with her husband and son. Her first novel, "The Writing on My Forehead" has received high critical acclaim. A ...
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Nahid Raza

City: Karachi
Born: 31st Dec 1947
razanahid@yahoo.com
Born in Delhi on December 31, 1947. After graduating from the University of Karachi, she went on to learn printmaking at Wyne State University in Detroit. She is currently the Principal of the Central ...
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Nahid Siddiqui

City: Lahore
nahid.kathak@gmail.com
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Nahid Siddiqui, a renowned classical dancer, was born in 1949. She started her training at the age of 15. She began dancing under the guidance of Maharaj Ghulam Hussain Kathak of Lahore. After graduat ...
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Naiha Raza

City: Lahore
Born: 1988
naiha.raza@gmail.com
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Naiha Raza is a traditional artist. Mainly working with pencils, she creates out worldly creatures of distinct design. Although a recent graduate from Beaconhouse National University (Lahore) as an ar ...
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Najam is a prolific writer of both poetry, drama and literary criticism. This is the prolouge of his play Takht Lahore theatrically rendered by Huma Safdar & group.

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Naseeruddin Shah

Born: 20 July 1950
Shah has acted in movies such as Nishant, Aakrosh, Sparsh, Mirch Masala, Albert Pinto Ko Gussa Kyon Ata Hai, Trikal, Bhavni Bhavai, Junoon, Mandi, Mohan Joshi Hazir Ho!, Ardh Satya, Katha, Jaane Bhi D ...
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Naveen Naqvi

City: Karachi
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Naveen Naqvi is a broadcast, online and print journalist. Until January 29, 2010, she was a Senior Anchor at Pakistan´s first English Language channel, DawnNews. During her stint with DawnNews, she pr ...
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Nighat Chaodhry

City: Lahore
nighat.chaodhry@gmail.com
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Nighat Chaodhry is a name that is indelibly linked with Kathak – in Pakistan and around the world, wherever people have had a chance to experience its magic. And, today, Nighat Chaodhry is poised to t ...
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Noori

City: Karachi
nooriworld@gmail.com
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Noori is one of those bands which instantly took the market by storm. In fact, even before going public they had a dedicated fan following awaiting their arrival into the mainstream (this too was a fi ...
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Omair Rana is doing this exclusive workshop for seriously interested students.
• Director and producer of 44 theatre projects of Real Entertainment Productions
• Acted in 21 theatre production ...
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Overload

City: Lahore
overloadbeat@gmail.com
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Overload is a Lahore based percussion outfit that mixes Indian Classical and Sufi folk beats with contemporary rhythm and music. The band was formed by drummer/music producer Farhad Humayun in 2003 af ...
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Ozzir Zuby was born in 1922 and graduated from the Mayo School of Art (now NCA) in Lahore just a few years before Independence. He studied sculpture in Italy and made a successful career creating scul ...
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Pathanay Khan

Born: 1926
Pathana Khan, one of the leading folk singers was totally devoted to Khawaja Farid. He gave his own deeper meanings to Khawaja Sahib´s poetry in his typical style and spirt of singing. For example, Kh ...
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Ponam Singh edits the prestigious Punjabi literary magazine "Preet Larri" since her father passed away in late 70's. In her recent visit to Lahore she shared few contemporary Punjabi stories from east ...
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Poor Rich Boy is a quite new underground alternative rock band. Their first breakout gig happened 2009 in Islamabad. A bad timing for a band to start, during a summer of Taliban violence.

No ...
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Dr al-Azmeh has taught extensively in Europe, the Middle East and North America. He obtained his PhD in Philosophy in Oriental Studies from the University of Oxford. In 1993 he was conferred with the ...
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Purple Void

City: Lahore
Web: Homepage of Artist
Genre
Sufi Blues, Classical rock, Blues

Members
Nabil Shahzad & Usama Daood ( Guitars & Instruments ) & Zamad Baig ( Vocals)
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Qasir Z Khan

City: Lahore
qasirzkhan.miniaturist@hotmail.com
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Qasir Z Khan is an outstanding painter in Lahore based. He is working on Persian miniature in Pakistan.
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Quddus Mirza

City: Lahore
Born: 1961
Quddus Mirza is an artist, art critic and independent curator. He is Associate Professor in Fine Arts at the National college of Arts Lahore. Trained as a painter from National College of Arts, Lahore ...
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A graduate student of Multimedia, QB (Quratulain Balouch) is well known by her cover Ankhian nu ren de, has stepped into the Pakistan music industry after her appearence in the remarkable COKE STUDIO! ...
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Rabia Nadir

City: Lahore
Rabia Nadir is a founding member of Chitrkar, she initiated Lahore Sudhar a forum for dialogue and initiatives for the city. She is a practicing architect and also teaches at National College of Arts ...
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Rahat Fateh Ali Khan (born 1974) is a Pakistani musician, and primarily a singer of Qawwali, a devotional music of the Sufis. He is the nephew of Ustad Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan. In addition to Qawwali, h ...
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Raja Sadiqullah

City: Lahore
A “Lahori” poet with anti-war poems
Nirupama Dutt, Chandigahr Tribune, India

In fact the lineage of this cricketer turned poet, who works as vice-president of Habib Bank in Lahore, is fro ...
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Rakae Jamil

City: Lahore
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Rakae Jamil started learning the sitar when he was 12 from Ustad Ashraf Sharif Khan of Poonchwalay, and is currently learning from Ustad Shujaat Khan, a well known Indian sitarist and musician. He has ...
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Rashid Rana

City: Lahore
Rashid Rana has emerged as a leading name among the young-generation artists on the contemporary art scene. He is known to develop a conceptually driven, well-informed art practice, which maintains a ...
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Rasikh Mohammad

City: Lahore
Born: April 1, 86
rasikh.n@gmail.com
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Nothing to describe really. Camera in hand, out to capture and freeze random moments
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Reshma

City: Lahore
Born: 1947
When she was twelve years old, she was spotted singing at Shahbaaz Qalandar´s shrine by a television and radio producer, who arranged for her to make a recording of "Laal Meri" on Pakistan radio. She ...
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Riaz Ahmad is a student of Wajid Ali who in turn learned from Ustad Shaukat Ali. He is the most promising young Tabla player and has performed extensively in Pakistan and abroad.

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s.m.mansoor

City: lahore
Born: 15-4-1958
s.m.mansoor@live.com
SHEIKH MANSOOR - Pakistan inside of the traditional art of Pakistan, miniature paintings have been for millennia about their arts more traditional, are a few small illuminations intricate and colorful ...
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Saadia Fatima

City: Lahore
Born: Lahore
saadeart9@gmail.com
She is a graduate from National College of Arts Lahore, Pakistan in the year 2000. She majored in Sculpture, Saadia lives and works in Lahore, Pakistan.
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Saba Iqbal

sabaquddusi@hotmail.com
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Saba Iqbal graduated from Indus Valley School of Arts and Architechture Karachi in 2011. Her major is fine arts and she specialises in the mediums of wood, metal and clay. This page contains informati ...
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Sachal Studios Orchestra

City: Lahore
info@sachal-music.com
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Sachal Studios was born to produce the music of melody, acoustic harmony and rhythms that rock the heart. Izzat Majeed and Mushtaq Soofi got together to essentially produce music they both loved and t ...
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Saeed Akhtar

City: Lahore
Born: 1938
Saeed Akhtar is one of those legendry artists of Pakistan whose names are not less than icon in Art Industry. His paintings are like mirror where you can easily see, his years of tireless efforts. His ...
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Sain Sardar Ali Sardar

City: Wazirabad
Born: Kakka Kauola
Sian Sardar Ali Sardar lived in Kakka Kauola, Wazirabad. He authored many books and enjoys immense popularity as a scholar/poet in and around his village.

Sain Sardar died on 24th of Novembe ...
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Sian Yousaf is a self taught musician, he sings with Iktara, a traditional string instrument accompanied by Chimtta and Dhoolak.

From Lahore Chitrkar Web Data: http://www.lahorechitrkar.com < ...
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Sain Zahoor

City: Lahore
saeenzahoor123@yahoo.com
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All his life, Sain Zahoor has performed mainly in dargahs (Sufi tombs-shrines) and festivals, and in the streets. He adopted the folk instrument Ektara (ek= one, tar = string), in its three-stringed v ...
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Saira Ansari

City: Lahore, Rio de Janeiro
Born: 1982
saira@sairaansari.com
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Saira Ansari was born in Sao Paulo, Brazil in 1982 but moved to Pakistan in late 1983. She received her BFA Degree in Painting in 2004 from the National College of Arts (NCA), Lahore. She returned to ...
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sajid khan

City: lahore
Born: 1987
sajidpalai@gmail.com
“For me my paintings are existence of reality. It’s not to reproduce nature but to give words to vindictive society, clouds gives me a feel of flexible forms of life which is warped by the rigid and u ...
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Sajjad Ahmed is a visual artist living and working in Pakistan.

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Saleem Khan Poonchwalay belongs to the renowned Sitar Gharana led by late Ustad Sharif Khan Poonchwalay. He has been awarded many prestigious honors for his services both as an outstanding performer a ...
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Salima Hashmi

City: Lahore
Salima Hashmi is a Pakistani painter who served for four years as the head of the National College of Arts. She is the daughter of one of Pakistan's most renowned poets, Faiz Ahmed Faiz, and represent ...
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Salman Alvi

City: Karachi
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Salman Alvi started his music career by playing different instruments like Banjo, Mouth Organ, flute, accordion and guitar live on Radio Pakistan.

In his youth, while pursuing his studies in ...
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Sami Shah is a Pakistani stand-up comedian, writer and improvisational actor. Sami performed the first ever solo English-language comedy show in Pakistan. He has had several tours across Pakistan, per ...
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Sana Khan

City: Lahore
20sammy@gmail.com
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Current Motto: A balanced diet is a cookie in each hand.

About the artist:
I´m a photography major student at BNU. Camera to me became a license to explore, it gave me permission to g ...
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Sanam Marvi is one of the youngest and most popular classical singers from the interior of Sindh.

Her father was the renowned singer Fakir Ghulam Rasool and hence she was inculcated into clas ...
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Sania Saeed

City: Karachi
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Sania Saeed is acclaimed and respected as one of the most versatile actors of television and theatre in recent times. Though she is acting since the age of 10 doing social and community theatre, she m ...
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Sa`ad Mohamed

City: Islamabad
Born: 23 Sep 1981
saad_@msn.com
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I indulge into literature, drama, art, music, photography,
alpine-ism, web-page designing, graphic designing and film making. I am currently working on 2 documentaries and 1 booklet related to tra ...
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Shabnam

Born: 17.08.1942
Shabnam was active in the Pakistani film industry, Lollywood in the 1960s, 1970s and 1980s, and in the Bangladeshi film industry in the 1990s. Born in Dhaka, East Pakistan, she was considered a versat ...
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Rana’s decorative works with vision can be seen at Lahore secretariat Darbar Hall 1992, Aiwan-e Iqbal Lahore, Main Hall Auditorium 1994-95; Maldives: Main Hall Auditorium 1998, Serena Hotel Islamabad ...
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Shafqat Amanat Ali

City: Karachi
Born: 26.02.1965
Shafqat Amanat Ali (Urdu: شفقت امانت علی) is a Pakistani classical singer belonging to Patiala Gharana lineage.

He is t ...
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I graduated from the pioneer batch of film department that was launched for the first time in Pakistan. I am a passionate individual inclined to explore, create and believe in the medium of film as th ...
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Shahbaz Aftab is a Master Trainer for the Grow to Care program with Schuitema. In his present role he markets top-of-the-line organizational solutions as well as delivers Grow to Care training program ...
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Shahbaz Hussain Khan resides in the UK and holds the distinction of training with the greatest Tabla players in the sub-continent, Ustad Allah Rakha Khan in India and Ustad Shaukat Hussain in Pakistan ...
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Shahzad Faisal Malik

City: Lahore
Born: 01-02-1984
faysalpml@gmail.com
Muhammad Shahzad Faisal Malik is a famous Graphic Designer, Page Maker, Writer. worked in different National Newspapers. he is also writer of 2 Books on Computer and Internet Technology and a columni ...
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Shahzad Hameed

City: Lahore
sh@shahzadhameed.com
Web: Homepage of Artist
Current Motto : Independent / DIY approach

Shahzad Hameed is an Independent Songwriter / musician based in Lahore, Pakistan. Self taught and active in the 90s Lahore´s Infamous and Reactiona ...
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From Lahore Chitrkar Web Data: http://www.lahorechitrkar.com
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Groomed by his father, the late Ustad Salamat Ali Khan, Sharafat Ali Khan was one of the leading representatives of the Shamchaurasi Gharana. He was Initiated into classical music at the age of seven ...
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shazia

City: Dubai
Born: Pakistan
shazart78@gmail.com
The original concept of my work is to show case myself and my Freedom. I had focus on this theme for past ten years. I feel self is the centre of all problems and issues and if one can have self contr ...
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Shazia Nadeem

City: Karachi
Born: Sawat
shazianadeem333@hotmail.com
I am assistant professor of fine art in D H A College Karachi Phase 8 Karachi
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Sheema started training, at the age of fourteen, as a dancer with Mr. and Mrs. Ghanshyam (a couple from Calcutta, who had set up a centre for dance and music in Karachi), and she later joined their in ...
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Shehzad Shaikh

City: Karachi
Born: 14/01/1989
sscogito@gmail.com
Web: Homepage of Artist
Shehzad Shaikh is a writer, director, actor and stand up comedian. Shehzad Shaikh has been involved with the world of theater for over 5 years and has received many accolades and awards for his work. ...
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Sher Miandad hails from an illustrious qawwal family and the great Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan is his first cousin. Sher Miandad is settled in Pakpattan Sharif, a town famous for housing the shrine of the g ...
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Shireen graduated from Lahores National College of Arts in 2006. She followed up with several exhibitions at some of Islamabads premier art galleries, as well as completed commission work for private ...
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Soraya Sikander

City: Karachi
info@sorayasikander.com
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Soraya Sikander is a prolific artist. She has worked, over the past couple of years in a variety of styles and techniques including: landscapes painted in oil on canvas, Japanese woodblocks inspired i ...
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She is a photographer who loves her profession because it not only defines her as a person but also full fill her passion for travel, photography and people.
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Steven Moore

City: Lahore
triumph65@hotmail.com 
Web: Homepage of Artist
Current Motto: Culture is Narrative, first passed person to person, then written and drawn, and eventually the ultimate form arose and was used for good (stories of spiritual truth) and advertising (l ...
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Strings

City: Karachi
concert@stringsonline.net
Web: Homepage of Artist
Strings is a Pop/Rock Band from Pakistan. The lead vocalist is Faisal Kapadia and the guitarist/ composer/ vocalist is Bilal Maqsood. The band have been together since 1989, and have so far released 6 ...
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Four week comprehensive program for enthusiasts professionals, designed to help them explore and cultivate necessary skills for their artistic expressions.
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Syed Bilal Qutb

bilal.qutb@gmail.com
Web: Homepage of Artist
Syed Bilal Qutab, Ex. Prof. Boston University USA, is an Architect by profession and also a Trainer and a Counselor.
He is also known for his great Communication Skills and his knowledge and wisdo ...
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Syed Jamal Shah

City: Islamabad / Lahore
jamalshah@hunerkada.edu.pk
Web: Homepage of Artist
Introduction:

Jamal Shah is a renowned Pakistani artist with contribution to various artistic fields both in visual and performing art including sculpture, painting, acting, directing,writing ...
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Tabinda Chinoy

City: Karachi
Born: 1973
tabinda@tabindachinoy.com
Web: Homepage of Artist
Chinoy is a painter and a sculptor, whose work has been exhibited in New York, London, Beirut, Kuala Lumpur, Dubai and Singapore, as well as all over Pakistan.

Tabinda has studied art at The ...
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Tahir Abbas Rizvi

City: Lahore
Born: 1965
syed@namwar.com
Web: Homepage of Artist
I am syed Tahir Abbas Rizvi. I am artist. My art work is the story of my own personal journey. The work comes from dreams, visions, and exploring my own imagination. Artist doesn’t need to wait for in ...
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Takatak

City: Lahore
Web: Homepage of Artist
Takatak – the name sums them up quite nicely, doesn´t it? Formed through the LACAS music society, all the members of the band had a similar taste in music and guess what happens when people with simil ...
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Tanveer Tafu is the most outstanding young Rubab player of Pakistan. Tanveer Tafu is the son of renowned Tabla maestro Altaf Tafu. He plays both Rubab and Guitar with the same ease and command. He per ...
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Tanwir Jogi

City: Lahore
Born: Jhelum
tanwirjogi@gmail.com
Web: Homepage of Artist
He is a Freelance Photographer & writer, He had been wandering in the mountains from childhood and he always love to capture natural beauty of Mountains, Lakes and vallies but He can not stop hiimself ...
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Tapu Javeri

City: Karachi
Web: Homepage of Artist
Tapu Javeri is a Pakistani photographer. Born in Karachi, Pakistan, he started photography at a young age first working for the prestigious “DAWN” newspaper, then for magazines like “Teenager”, “Libas ...
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Tariq Masaud Alyani

City: Layyah
Born: 15 Feb 1987
jokerbax@gmail.com
Sir men bht arsy sy kisi platform ki talash men hu plz mera audition zaroor kijiye ga ho sakta hy men acha ga sako plz sir allah apka bhala kary,,,,,
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Born in Peshawar, Tasneem Sehzaad worked in Pestal and Oil painting. Besides that he works in Photography, wood-cut printing and engraving, pen ink drawing, textile and jewellery designing and much mo ...
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Tassaduq Sohail

Born: 1930
Sohail`s work today, more than ever, depicts the world of dreams, fantasy, magic and of course his recent infatuation with the beautiful bird "lali". Tassaduq portrays magnificent visions of supernatu ...
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LAHORE: The photography exhibition by Tehmina Ahmed, titled "A window opens", was held at the Rohtas 2 gallery.

Guests appreciated the works by Tehmina Ahmed, especially her abstract photogra ...
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Cheapmunks is a contemporary band that cover the hottest tracks from the Western charts and create their own "East meets West" musical fusion.


Members:

Mehak Taherani
Suhana ...
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The Little Art

City: Lahore
shoaib@thelittleart.org
Web: Homepage of Artist
Welcome to "The Little Art", a registered non-profit arts education organization.

We use the medium of art to promote positive social values through innovative learning opportunities among ch ...
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Tina Sani is a Pakistani female singer renowned for her classical and semi-classical Urdu Ghazals.

She entered the professional world of singing in 1980, when producer Ishrat Ansari introduce ...
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Umair Arif

City: Lahore
umairkathakdancer@gmail.com
Umair Arif is a young talented Kathak dancer who is working for the survival of this dying art. He started learning Kathak in 2002 from Master Sajjad Hussain, Kathak Kalawant Patyala Gharana.
The ...
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Umair Ghani

City: Lahore
umair.photoarts@gmail.com
Web: Homepage of Artist
Current Motto : A Man can be destroyed, but never defeated.

I am Umair Ghani, a freelance Photo-Trekker and writer, living in Pakistan. I take photos for myself and for some international po ...
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Umair Jaliawala

City: Karachi
Born: 1986
umair@theturningforce.com
Web: Homepage of Artist
Umair is a trainer by passion, an entrepreneur by profession and a social worker by persistence. 35,000 souls across Pakistan and around the globe have been, as Umair says, “turned on.” He has worked ...
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Umer Sayyam

City: Sacramento/Faisalabad
sayumer@gmail.com
Web: Homepage of Artist

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Ustad Badar-uz-Zaman and Ustad Qamar-uz-Zaman are based in Lahore and have recently been awarded Pride of Performance for their services in the promotion of classical music. For centuries, music has m ...
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Ustad Ghulam Abbas Khan was born in Lahore, into a family steeped in the Patiala and Punjab traditions of vocal music and tabla. Ghulam Abbas received his foundational training in tabla and vocal musi ...
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Ustad Hafiz Khan Talwandi

Born: Faisalabad, 1933
Ustad Hafiz Khan Talwandi, 1933-2009, was born in Faisalabad (Pakistan) in a distinguished family of dhrupad singers, the Taalwandi gharana. Ustad sahib conducted the Dhurpad training class at Chitrka ...
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One of the few doyens of tabla that remain in Pakistan today, Ustad Khurshid Hussain hails from a family of musicians. His father, Mehboob Hussain, was a sarangi player and entrusted his friend, the g ...
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Ustad Naseeruddin Saami

City: Karachi
info@samiclassics.com
Web: Homepage of Artist
Ustad Naseeruddin Saami is legendary Khayal vocalist from Pakistan. He obtained training from his late uncle, the eminent Munshi Raziuddin. On the instruction of his mentor he furthered his training u ...
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Ustad Nazir Ahmad Butt

City: Lahore
Classical vocalist and teacher Ustad Nazir Butt passed away in Lahore in March 2004 as a result of injuries received during a road accident. Ustad Nazir Butt was 80 years old and received his musical ...
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Ustad Qamar-uz-Zaman

City: Lahore
Ustad Badar-uz-Zaman and Ustad Qamar-uz-Zaman are based in Lahore and have recently been awarded Pride of Performance for their services in the promotion of classical music. For centuries, music has m ...
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Ustad Rais Khan

Born: 1939
Ustad Rais Khan was born in Indore, Madhya Pradesh, in 1939. His father, Ustad Mohammed Khan started his son´s ‘taalim’ (training) at the age of two and a half by presenting him a small coconut-shell ...
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Ustad Sultan Fateh Ali Khan

City: Islamabad
Sultan Fateh Ali Khan belongs to the famous Patiala ‘gharana’, a family which has produced several generations of reknowned classical singers. He is the son of the famous maestro Ustad Fateh Ali Khan ...
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Uzma Sultan

City: London
Solo exhibitions

2001 Gallerie Sadeqein, Karachi, Pakistan
2000 Rohtas Gallery, Islamabad, Pakistan

Group exhibitions

2008 Kristall Clear, turn-berlin,Josett ...
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Wahab Shah

City: Lahore
Born: 18th August
Web: Homepage of Artist
The first official choreographer of Pakistan trained in dance from Australia. Wahab has had the honour of choreographing and performing alongside some of best known artists including the Oscar winner ...
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For playing Tabla I was inspired by listening qawwali at very young age. The poetry of qawwali was not fully understood by me but the sound of Tabla always attracted me. I asked my father to allow me ...
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Wardha Shabbir

City: Lahore
wardah.shabbir@gmail.com
Wardha Shabbir describes her work as an aesthetic pictography that is influenced by her surroundings. Her intense imagery is aimed to captivate the eye through its decorative surface like the World wh ...
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Yasir Khan - Rabab & Guitar
http://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=1129953398&ref=ts

Jawad Iqbal - Guitar & Vocals
http://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=579083209&ref=ts

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Zara Shahjahan

City: Lahore
sadaf.zarashahjahan@gmail.com
Zara Shahjahan has built her name in the market slowly yet surely.She has developed a niche clientele that understands and has the ability to appreciate design and pattern making with her background i ...
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Zarsanga

City: Peshawar
Born: 1946
Zarsanga is a famous Pushtu singer widely known as The Queen Of Pashtun Folklore. She was born in 1946 at Zafar Mamakhel, a small village of Lakki Marwat. She belongs to a nomadic tribe that used to s ...
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Zena Khan graduated from Central St Martin's College of Art and Design, London, in July 2007 with an Honours degree in Jewellery Design. Currently Khan designs and produces both a bespoke, as well as ...
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Born to the family of musicians hailing from the Amritsar gharana, Zohaib has established himself amongst the leading sarangi players in Pakistan. The members of his family include Ustad Hussain Bukhs ...
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Zohaib Hassan

City: Lahore
Born: October 1987
zohaibhassan.zebi@gmail.com
Web: Homepage of Artist
Born into a family of musicians hailing from the Amritsar gharana, Zohaib has established himself among the leading sarangi players in Pakistan. The members of his family include Ustad Hussain Bukhsh ...
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Zubair Sajid

City: Lahore
Born: 03-12-1990
zubairsjd@gmail.com
Web: Homepage of Artist
I performed in Ajoka play Mera Rang day basanti Challo and Amrika Chalo: Satire leads the way
By Ali Usman
Published: December 26, 2011

Ajoka´s satirical play makes an impact on the a ...
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Zulfiqar Ali Zulfi

City: Lahore
Born: 01.03.1963
Design graduate from National College of Arts, Lahore, 1989. Participated in a number of group exhibitions in Pakistan and abroad. At present Assistant Director Alhamra Art Gallery, Lahore. His work f ...
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~S. Hasan Altaf Saleem

City: Lahore
ssography@thesaleems.com
Web: Homepage of Artist
Current Motto: I am just one. But I am one.

About the artist:
I have been interested in the arts from a very young age. Since before I was 10 I had experimented with Drawing and painting ...
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