Soraya Sikander

Soraya Sikander is a contemporary landscape painter known for inventing a mix of land into sea based paintings called ‘calligraphy landscapes’. The artist has exhibited at leading museums and galleries including Beijing Biennale, National Art Museum of China, Galerie Patries Van Dorst, National Museum of Ras Al Khaimah, National Art Gallery of Bangladesh etc. E […]

Sadequain

  Sadequain is Pakistan’s most renowned master artist. Sadequain’s paintings and murals are in major museums and organizations and he is considered a leading pioneer in modern Pakistani art movement. A number of publications are available on the life and art of Sadequain. The artist won several awards for his work including:Tamgha-e-Imtiaz in 1960 from […]

Tassaduq Sohail

Tassaduq Sohail, a well-known contemporary painter, was born in Jullundar in 1930 and later migrated to Lahore. His family moved him to Karachi in 1952. In Karachi, he found a rich Urdu literary circle and joined them where he was termed as qissa-go, for his talent of tale-narrating, by Muhammad Hasan Askari, the urdu teacher […]

Sadequain

Sadequain is Pakistan’s most renowned master artist. Sadequain’s paintings and murals are in major museums and organizations and he is considered a leading pioneer in modern Pakistani art movement. A number of publications are available on the life and art of Sadequain. The artist won several awards for his work including:Tamgha-e-Imtiaz in 1960 from Government […]

Farina Najam

Farina Najam is a young graduate with an MFA degree in painting from the College of Art and Design, Punjab University, Lahore, Pakistan (2015 to date) and a BFA in painting from institute of design & Visual Arts Lahore College for Women University, Lahore (2010 -2014). The artist paints primarily in enamels on canvas and explores human […]

Bashir Mirza (BM)

Bashir Mirza or BM is one of Pakistan’s most sought after master painters. BM was born in 1941 in Amritsar and went on to join the Mayo School of Art present day NCA. The artist is known for his vibrant colours and numerous art series such as ‘Lonely girls’, ‘Flower girls’, ‘King and Queen’ – […]

Shahid Jalal

Shahid Jalal (born 1948) is a senior painter with paintings in the permanent collection of the National Gallery of Pakistan, the national Assembly, Prime Minister’s House, World Bank, Foreign Office and Pakistan House, Delhi as well as other prominent public and private organizations. The artist held his first major exhibition in October 1980. To date, […]

Ismail Gulgee

Gulgee (1926 – 2007) is Pakistan’s most action calligraphy artist. Recipient of Pride of performance, Sitara-e-Imtiaz, Hilal-e-Imtiaz, the artist received several awards and international acknowledgement during his lifetime. His work featured prominently in art publications and the artist rose to global fame in his lifetime. Originally having been trained as an engineer, Gulgee is a […]

Imran Mudassar

Imran Mudassar has Bachelors in Fine Arts with a Distinction from National College of Arts, and was awarded the Award of Excellence by Alhamra Art Gallery, Lahore. He has shown in Art Hong Kong (2010), “Assemble Reassemble”, Devi Art Foundation, New Delhi (2010). He has completed a residency at the Visual Art Collective (Khoj International […]

Asif Ahmed

  Asif Ahmed  graduated from National College of Art in 2004 with a  BFA 1st Division, Distinction in Miniature Painting. The artist has participated in several group and solo exhibitions in Pakistan and abroad. His modern miniatures explore traditional art, political intrigue, power and blending history with the modern.  Asif Ahmed’s miniatures have been auctioned internationally and […]

Mian Ijaz Ul Hassan – Book launch at Unicorn Gallery

UNICORN Gallery Cordially invites you to: ‘IJAZ UL HASSAN – Five Decades of Painting‘ Book Launch. Dr Musarrat Hasan, Mrs Shehla Saigol, Professor Quddus Mirza Will be the guest speakers On Thursday 17th August 2017 at 5:00 pm At Unicorn Gallery 32-B-2, Main Gulberg, Lahore, Pakistan. R.S.V.P. 0300 8260580, 0333 3326308 Email: unicorngallery@gmail.com  info@unicorngalleryblog.com

Ayesha Durrani

Ayesha Durrani is a leading modern miniaturist artist. Having graduated from the prestigious National College of Arts with a Bachelor of Fine Art degree, Ayesha has held several international exhibitions including at Aicon Gallery in New York and Gallery 27 Cork Street, London, Dubai, New Delhi, Unicorn Gallery Karachi and Lahore etc. Ayesha Durrani draws […]

Ismail Gulgee

Gulgee (born 1926 died 2007) was an award winning master artist famous for his abstract action and calligraphy paintings. Gulgee was a trained Engineer by Profession and a self-taught artist; he received acclaim for his realistic portraits and commissions most notably those of the Royal Family and Prince Aga Khan. Ismail Gulgee was the recipient […]

Dua Abbas

Dua Abbas majored in Painting from The National College of Arts, Lahore and graduated with Distinction in 2009. Dua’s work is influenced by two decades of reading fiction and poetry and an inclination towards narrative storytelling. Dua has participated in several exhibitions in Karachi, Lahore, Islamabad, Dubai and Delhi and is an active art reviewer […]

Tassaduq Sohail

Tassaduq Sohail, a well-known contemporary painter, was born in Jullundar in 1930 and later migrated to Lahore. His family moved him to Karachi in 1952. In Karachi, he found a rich Urdu literary circle and joined them where he was termed as qissa-go, for his talent of tale-narrating, by Muhammad Hasan Askari, the urdu teacher […]

M Ali Bhatti

Mohammad Ali Bhatti is a renowned portrait painter. The artist has a Master in Fine Arts from the Edinboro University of Pennsylvania, and PhD degree in Interdisciplinary Arts from the Ohio University. M A Bhatti paints realistic representation oil on canvas portraits and has exhibited his art worldwide including in Pakistan, India, Malaysia, United States of […]