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Shahid Jalal

Artist: Shahid Jalal Email: unicorngallery@gmail.com

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, the artist has exhibited in Washington, Sotheby’s London, Stockholm and Delhi Trinale. Shahid Jalal has participated in several solo and group shows across Pakistan and abroad.

 

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Khalid Iqbal

Title: Punjab landscape Medium: Oil on canvas Contact: info@unicorngalleryblog.com

Khalid Iqbal (1929-2014) was born in 1929 and has always been a believer in representational painting. Khalid Iqbal paints through a process of acute observation and an understanding and feeling for his subject matter. He painted in Lahore for more than forty years before his death. Khalid Iqbal’s influence on painting in Lahore has been profound, He is responsible for a whole school of landscape painters in Lahore who have slowly evolved their distinct styles. The artist is one of Pakistan’s most distinct and celebrated masters. Khalid Iqbal never exhibited in his lifetime. Rarely is his work available. Khalid Iqbal died in 2014. He is considered the greatest landscape painter of Pakistan.