“Ecstasy as Sublime, Heart as Vector”: Pakistan’s Shahzia Sikander – artist profile


Shahzia Sikander’s “outburst of energy, imagination, and creativity” is on show at MAXXI in Rome until 23 October 2016.

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Imaginary worlds: the visual vocabulary of Pakistani artist Atif Khan – artist profile


Pakistani artist Atif Khan’s iconography traces its lineage back to the aesthetically rich Mughal empire while providing a contemporary twist.

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“Personal /Universal”: a group exhibition of Pakistani artists curated by Aisha Khalid


Hinterland Galerie and Porgy&Bess host the group exhibition of contemporary Pakistani art “Personal / Universal” curated by Aisha Khalid, reviving the traditional style of miniature painting.

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Contemporary art in Lahore: Art Radar guide


Art Radar explores the best art venues in Lahore, the cultural capital of Pakistan, where wealth of traditions intertwine with contemporary art offerings.

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Art in a suitcase: Is miniature art becoming a new trend?


Miniature art is enjoying a renaissance with internationally acclaimed artists such as Imran Qureshi, Aisha Khalid, Shanzia Sikander and Rashid Rana. Art Radar asks “Is miniature art becoming a new trend?”

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Turning tradition on its head: Aisha Khalid and Imran Qureshi – interview


Art Radar spoke with Pakistani husband and wife artist duo Imran Qureshi and Aisha Khalid about their connection with the miniature painting tradition and what makes their artwork anything but ordinary.

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11 influential South Asian neo-miniaturists


Art Radar finds out who are the most influential artists who have been inspired by South Asian miniature art working today.

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What is… contemporary South Asian miniature art? Art Radar explains


Art Radar defines South Asian miniature art, as part of an ongoing series about the definition, evolution and impact of art movements, and why those movements are important from an art historical perspective.

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