The hidden words: Artist Aisha Abid Hussain’s exhibition, Manuscript of Silent Conversation, at Canvas Gallery is about books, parchments | Art & Culture | thenews.com.pk

The hidden words: Artist Aisha Abid Hussain’s exhibition, Manuscript of Silent Conversation, at Canvas Gallery is about books, parchments  | Art & Culture | thenews.com.pk

After my repeated questions about the nature and meaning of words that keep on appearing in Aisha Abid Hussain’s new work, the artist responded: “it is just jargon.” On closer inspection, one realises the meaninglessness of these interwoven letters, on the smallest imaginable scale, filling considerable sections of her artworks. These also look like the … Read more

Seeing is not believing: Hamid Ali Hanbhi’s interactive artwork is on display at Canvas Gallery, Karachi | Art & Culture | thenews.com.pk

Seeing is not believing: Hamid Ali Hanbhi’s interactive artwork is on display at Canvas Gallery, Karachi | Art & Culture | thenews.com.pk

Hamid Hanbhi: Jacobabad (detail). A common practice in museums and galleries is to put a label saying “Do not touch” next to every artwork. It’s not a pandemic precaution, but makes artworks sound precious, almost sacred, items to which touching might be an act of desecration. Thus, you keep a respectful and required distance from … Read more

In conversation with the man behind Sanat art gallery

In conversation with the man behind Sanat art gallery

“You hear? Sanat is closing. It’s over…” “Yeah….That guy, Abid Aziz Merchant, he’s totally left the art-scene!” “Of course, he is all in films now. Seen social media lately?” Six years ago, Abid came to the decision to quit his banking profession of over 20 years and start his own visual art space – Sanat … Read more

Two exhibitions in New Delhi are just a click away — A World of One’s Own and A Mind of One’s Own at Vadehra Art Gallery | Art & Culture | thenews.com.pk

Two exhibitions in New Delhi are just a click away — A World of One’s Own and A Mind of One’s Own at Vadehra Art Gallery | Art & Culture | thenews.com.pk

Ranbir Kaleka, ‘Fantastical Posthuman Concordian Symphony’. Duratrans print mounted on light film, 2019. In the current atmosphere, visiting India has become almost impossible for Pakistanis, and vice versa. However, people can now digitally visit anywhere in the world to circumvent the 80 days of pandemic-induced home confinement. You can be in the neighbouring country by … Read more

‘The Broken Hearts Gallery’ director believes Selena Gomez’s breakups ‘enriched’ the collaboration

'The Broken Hearts Gallery' director believes Selena Gomez's breakups 'enriched' the collaboration

Director of The Broken Hearts Gallery, Natalia Krinsky recently sat through an interview and spilled the beans on all of Selena Gomez’s contributions to the film. Director Natalia Krinsky candidly gave her thoughts regarding the superstar’s past experiences into relationships as well and admitted to Insider, that they greatly impacted the film. Krinsky began by … Read more