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 […]

Bashir Ahmed

Bashir Ahmed was born in 1953 and was the department head of miniature department at the National College of Arts in Lahore. A distinguished artist Professor Bashir Ahmed has been a traditional miniature artist working in the original Persian and Mughal miniature techniques and training  generations of modern miniaturists. Book: Miniature painters, ‘Painters of Pakistan’ […]

Ali Azmat

Ali Azmat obtained an MFA with Gold Medal in 1998 and a diploma in drawing and painting from Alhamra Academy of Performing Arts, Lahore 1994. The artist paints the human form, his paintings are loaded with social commentary observing Pakistani culture, and politics and depict the human form in a realistic manner. The artist has […]

Akram Spaul

Akram Spaul studied at  National College of Arts Lahore (1967) and Central Institute of Arts & Crafts (1972). His paintings are realistic and detailed. Colour is often highlighted with strong use of light and shade. Akram Spaul is a super realist and a partial surrealist. His paintings have been widely exhibited in Pakistan and internationally […]

Masood A Khan

Masood A Khan (born in Kushtia North Bengal) studied English and Economics and later obtained a certificate at Mashkoor School of Art. He is a known watercolourist known for his individual style of creating thin transparent layered washes of watercolour on paper. The artist has won first prize at Italy’s Biennale of Chianciano, an international […]

Mansur Aye

Mansur Aye was born in 1941 and passed away in the year 2008. In his lifetime the artist executed several paintings, some of the themes included:  Moon-faced girls, stilll life, portraits of women and musicians at work. The artist was prolific and worked in pencil drawings, brush drawing, chemical drawings, water colour, mixed media, acrylic […]

Nahid Raza

Nahid Raza is a feminist painter. A graduate of the Central Institute of Arts and Crafts (CIAC in 1970) she is now a Principal at the same college. She held her first exhibition the same year, at the Goethe Institute. In the 80s Nahid’s work largely dealt with Baloch Chawkandi Tombs. With time the artist […]

Jameel Ahmed

JAMEEL AHMED also known Jhuggi wala was a self taught artist found in a slum in Karachi. While the date of his birth is unknown Jameel later moved and later died in East Pakistan present day Bangladesh in 1982. Jameel jhuggiwala was known for his landscape paintings of Punjab and East Pakistan as well as […]

Shahid Jalal

SHAHID JALAL (Born 1948) is one of the outstanding members of the Association who has no art qualification from any institution and has therefore not been mentioned in their context. He has developed a style of his own which is executed with thick impasto brush strokes, the surface being further divided to form a subtle […]

EXHIBITION: The Golden Collection, 25 March to 25 April 2014 at Unicorn Gallery

E CATALOG Unicorn Gallery is pleased to present on 25th March 2014 a group exhibition of paintings by Pakistan’s most distinguished artists. The Golden Collection 2014 features new art works by: Ustad Bashir Ahmed, Ghulam Mustafa, Ghulam Rasul, Mian Ijaz Ul Hassan, Jameel Ahmed jhuggiwala, Khalid Iqbal, Shahid Jalal, Zarah David, Zulfiqar Zulfi, Zulqarnain Haider. […]

EXHIBITION: GHULAM RASUL Retrospective | 27 December 2013 | Unicorn Gallery

GHULAM RASUL (1942-2009) is widely considered the most influential landscape painter of Pakistan. His works are in private and public collections including: National Museum, National Art Gallery Islamabad, Bradford Museum and Galleries, N.I.U Board of Regents Springfields, Asian Art L.V Museum. The artist has participated in major traveling shows at Asia Museum, Pasadena, PNCA, Asia House, […]