Karachi Art Summit begins. . .

Karachi Art Summit is aiming to bring out Art of Pakistan by infusing art installations, sculptures and painting with performance art. It opened at the National Museum on March 21 with works by Pakistan’s leading and emerging artists and sculptors along with an incredible performance by Amin Gulgee and Sara Pagganwala.

Various exhibits and performances are lined up at different venues through out the city, see the schedule and more pictures of art works from the launch below.

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By Jamil Baloch
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By Hasan Raza
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Play Me- Performance Art by Amin Gulgee and Sara Pagganwala
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Close up of the metal sculpture used in the performance

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Untitled by Abdul Jabbar Gul
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Mujtaba Asif with his installation

It is so encouraging to see events like these happening in the city. Other artists at the launch included Yasir Hussain, Raheela Abro, Hamza Rana, Abdullah Qamar, Talal Faisal and Obaid ur Rehman.Catch the Summit’s schedule below.

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