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

Words – Multitudes of perspectives

Words - Multitudes of perspectives

Words are the most misunderstood entities of the world. The grievances that ‘words’ hold against us ironically cannot be put down to mere words which is why artist Muzzumil Ruheel decided to find reasons for communication failure among people that occurs only because of misunderstanding the words uttered by the other person. Titled ‘Misunderstandings’ Muzzumil … Read more