featuring new nature-based paintings by internationally acclaimed, leading landscape artist Soraya Sikander
We are honoured to have the exhibition inaugurated by Professor Salima Hashmi
Soraya Sikander is one of today’s leading contemporary South Asian artists known for her pioneering Calligraphy landscapes and paintings of organic forms. The artist has been ranked as one of Pakistan’s best known painters making it big internationally, listed as ‘Artist to watch’. Recognition for her work has come through critical acclaim and non-stop sell-out exhibitions. Soraya has trained at the London Atelier of Representational Arts, University College London Slade Summer, and Beaconhouse National University.
Her artworks have been reviewed by senior art critics: Gerda Roper, Anna Seaman, Juliet Highet, Marjorie Husain, Dr. Akbar Naqvi, Mohsin Jaffri etc. Soraya Sikander reviews have been featured prominently in: The National, Khaleej Times, Gulf News, The Gulf Today, Dahabiya, Jaffat el Aqlam, HELLO! Pakistan, OK! Pakistan, Islamic Arts Magazine, Artlyst, Artsome, Nigaah, Dawn Gallery etc.
Soraya Sikander has exhibited at leading international art galleries and museums internationally including: Galerie Patries Van Dorst (Netherlands), Etihad Modern Art, National Museum of Ras Al Khaimah, National Gallery of Dhaka, World Art Fair Dubai, La Galleria Pall Mall – Royal Opera Arcade, Unicorn Gallery, Alhamra Arts Council. She is renowned for the In, At, Around series.
Paintings on display from 28th February to 08th March 2017.