ART SPACE

 Ghazala Fatima

GURU DAKSHINA

GURU DAKSHINA

There was a time in Indian history when the teaching profession was considered as the most respected, noble and sacred profession by the society. Teachers have always played the role of catalyst for social changes in our society. As the time progressed we became more advanced and somewhere in our progress the respected and noble […]

 Basharat Bashir

Artist in the Making

Artist in the Making

Nadeem Mushtaq From political despair to a thriving urge for life and its intricate beauties, a wide range of emotions find expression in the works of this young artist which has enthralls many and puzzled many more for their sheer profundity and imagination. Nadeem Mushtaq, a promising artist who completed his Masters Degree in Painting […]

 Basharat Bashir

A Day with Children, for children!

A Day with Children, for children!

  A day long workshop was held at Arts in Life Initiative Foundation (ALIF), Chanpora Tangmarg on Child Rights. Organized by Perfect Vision Welfare Foundation and supported by Mission Directorate ICPS, Department of Social Welfare and Jammu and Kashmir State Child Protection Society. Children from different schools participated in the event as the facilitators also […]

 Basharat Bashir

Featured  Artist: Amedeo Modigliani

Featured  Artist: Amedeo Modigliani

Amedeo Modigliani was the epitome of a tragic artist.  Born in Italy on July 12, 1884; he suffered considerably from childhood illnesses, the symptoms of which would persist throughout his life until his death from tuberculosis at age 35 in 1920. Although he initially studied art in both Florence and Venice, he later shunned his […]

 Reyaz Rashid

Budding Artist: Farjumand Sadiqi

Budding Artist: Farjumand Sadiqi

Baramulla: Meet Farjumand Sadiqi from Kanispora Baramulla who has carved niche at her young age as a budding artist with her distinctive style of paintings. A student of 11th standard Sadiqi had a taste of painting and drawing from her childhood. It’s her love for this art form that despite having minimal resources and negative […]

 Aaqib Naik

Budding Artist : MudasirRehman

Budding Artist : MudasirRehman

Meet Mudasir Rehman a 24 year old kulgam boy. An emerging Artist from District Mudasir has made his name for his unique style of painting. Mudasir is a self thought visual Artist publicly known for his Portrait and Abstract sketches depicting Kashmir conflict, culture and beauty. Mudasir is currently organizing awareness programs at different schools […]

 Ufaq Fatima

BUDDING ARTIST

BUDDING ARTIST

Bisma Parveez, 26, a self taught artist of Kashmir is all set to the journey of art. Bisma finds Art the only way in which she can express herself completely. “We all have different ways to express ourselves. Art is my way of expressing my feelings, emotions & my ideologies. Being an introvert I was […]

 Basharat Bashir

Budding Artist: Ghazala Fatima

Budding Artist: Ghazala Fatima

Ghazala Fatima is a Delhi born Artist currently working in Kashmir. Her paintings are generally surreal representations of forms of nature mostly trees. According to her, her paintings are usually visual depictions of her love towards nature. “ I am fascinated by nature mostly trees and I try to be as honest as possible towards […]

 Basharat Bashir

Symbolism

Symbolism

“In this art, scenes from nature, human activities, and all other real world phenomena will not be described for their own sake; here, they are perceptible surfaces created to represent their esoteric affinities with the primordial Ideals.” Jean Moreas Signature The term “symbolism” is derived from the word ‘symbol’ which derives from Latin ‘symbolum’,a symbol […]

 Basharat Bashir

Truck Art

Truck Art

 Pakistan’s world famous truck art tradition dates back to the 1920s, when British Bedford trucks were imported to Pakistan and modified with large wooden crowns over the cabin. Most Pakistani trucks have an augmented rooftop to increase space for decoration and the backs of Pakistani trucks are often intricately decorated. Pakistani decorated trucks servicing Afghanistan […]

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