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    Exhibition Review

    Peculiar Sanity

    A group show titled “Peculiar Sanity” unveiled at Mussawir Art Gallery, Lahore in August featuring works of Anum Baig, Aun Raza, Farhat Kiani, Mavra Khokhar, Noor-ul-Huda, Unab Sumbul, Zainab Aziz, Zainab Mehmood, Zunaira Sultan.
    For artist Anum Baig, the world is an institution. In her work, she uses specific nodes and aspects that remain unchanged throughout. She showcases the harmony in life, subconscious nostalgic memories and association with the surroundings. She explores the relation between imagination and pre-conceived notions. .

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    Pakistan Art

    Contorted Corners

    A solo exhibition by Aliya Faizi recently showcased at Studio 7 Art Gallery in Karachi.
    For the artist Aliya Faizi, paintings represent her inner feelings. She chooses clay and creation of humans from clay as subject of her paintings. Compositions of her paintings are mainly based on a fusion of her imagination with a hint of cubism. Tasteful distortions adorn her canvases to enhance the level of creativity.

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    Banksy Feature

    The Anonymous Banksy

    TBanksy is a pseudonymous England-based graffiti artist, political activist and film director who has managed to become one of the world's most recognized artists while remaining relatively anonymous.
    Staying true to the credos of street art, he has built a celebrated body of work, both permanent and impermanent, that utilizes satire, subversion, dark humor, and irony to create resonant social, political, and humanist messages for the masses on a populous and public level. His style is universally familiar, founded on a signature stencil aesthetic that has elevated him from mere man with a spray can to a highly creative artist in his own right. He is responsible for catapulting guerilla work into the mainstream as a viable form of art.

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