Waseem Ahmed

Contempory Miniature Painter

Works in the Permanent Collection of Asian Art Museum, Berlin

http://www.humboldt-forum.de/en/humboldt-lab-dahlem/documentation/probebuehne-5/waseem-ahmed-dahlem-karkhana/pictures/ video link to the work done at museum: https://vimeo.com/111286883 works acquired in 2011 Works done during the Two month residency Project at the Museum, 2014

October 8, 2015 · Leave a comment

Work in British Museum Permanent Collection

My work was the first piece of contemporary art form Pakistan acquired for the British Museum in 2010 http://www.britishmuseum.org/research/collection_online/collection_object_details.aspx?assetId=834579001&objectId=3291467&partId=1

October 8, 2015 · Leave a comment

“SIGNATURE”, Studio Seven Art Gallery, Dubai

Opening Show for Gallery Studio Seven in Dubai with 12 participating artists from Pakistan Press Release: The Art Blog http://www.thenational.ae/blogs/the-art-blog/new-gallery-and-design-space-open-in-dubai UAE News.net http://www.uaenews.net/index.php/sid/236530323 Khaleejtimes.com Sept 8, 2015 Alnashara.net http://www.al-nashra.net/arabic/news/2015/09/12/2408.html Gulf … Continue reading

October 1, 2015 · Leave a comment

Lay of The Land, Group Show, Latitude 28, Delhi, India

“Lay of the Land”(a work in progress) Presented by: Bhavna Kakar Curated by: Anushka Rajendran Latitude 28 Gallery 22nd August till 22nd September 2015 Delhi, India Participating Artists: Adeela Suleman … Continue reading

August 26, 2015 · Leave a comment

“Pious Fear”, Gowen Contemporary, Geneva,2013

Solo Show by Waseem Ahmed titled “Pious Fear”at Gowen Contemporary Gallery, Geneva, Switzerland,3 September – 18 October 2013 Gallery Link: http://www.gowencontemporary.com/exhibitions/w-ahmed-gowen-contemporary-sept-oct-2013-photos/2/ Press Release: http://www.gowencontemporary.com/files/english-2013-2-images_v2.pdf Other links: http://blog.saffronart.com/2013/09/18/waseem-ahmed-pious-fear/ Display and Opening of … Continue reading

August 22, 2015 · Leave a comment

Pakistan Colours by M Athar Tahir

M. Athar Tahir is a Pakistani civil servant who has made his name as a poet, author, translator, painter and calligrapher.[1] He studied at Lawrence College Ghora Gali Murree, Oxford … Continue reading

August 19, 2015 · Leave a comment

“Silver Bullet”

“Silver Bullet”,Solo Show,Lauren Delaye Gallery, London 22 January – 27 February 2010 video link of BBC: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=P_QhD3ZujFA Press release for the show Pakistan is a country that is often in … Continue reading

August 17, 2015 · 4 Comments

In the Name of Faith, solo show, Chawkandi Art Gallery, Karachi, Pakistan, 2015

“In the Name of Faith”, Chawkandi Art Gallery, Karachi, Pakistan, 2015 Tuesday, April 21 at 5:30pm As the name says my work depicted the actions and reactions of of the … Continue reading

August 17, 2015 · Leave a comment

Ali Salwat, Journeys of the Spirit

Book Review http://www.dawn.com/news/858787/artists-work-reviewing-art-standards Journeys of the Spirit: Pakistan Art in the New Millennium by Ali Salwat, Journeys of the Spirit: Pakistan Art in the New Millennium, Fomma (Foundation of Museum of … Continue reading

August 17, 2015 · Leave a comment

Art and Polemic in Pakistan, Virginia Whiles

Art and Polemic in Pakistan: Cultural Politics and Tradition in Contemporary Miniature Painting (International Library of Cultural Studies) Dr Virginia Whiles is an Art Historian, critic and curator. She completed … Continue reading

August 17, 2015 · Leave a comment