Category Archives: Beauty

“Rethinking the Modern through Shakir Ali” – Call for Papers

Shakir Ali Museum (PNCA), Society for Cultural Education (SCE) in collaboration with THAAP 1-Day Seminar on ‘Rethinking the Modern through Shakir Ali’ Date: 01 October, 2016 Venue: 37-D, Main Gulberg, Lahore, Pakistan. CALL FOR PAPERS Shakir Ali Museum (PNCA), Society for Cultural Education (SCE) in collaboration with THAAP

“Graffiti across Borders” – Sebastian Schmidt at Jinnah Airport

Vasl in collaboration with Goethe-Institut Karachi present : Welcome to Karachi : Vasl Open Day with Sebastian Schmidt Sunday, May 22, 2016, 5 – 7 PM, at Jinnah International Airport   About Sebastian Schmidt: Sebastian Schmidt, alias Still Same RZM, is an artist from Wiesbaden, Germany. He has

“Landscape” – Afzal Ahmed Syed recites Faiz

Afzal Ahmed Syed reciting a poem by Faiz Ahmed Faiz for mediastudies.asia. Recording and photo: Aamir Khadim. Karachi 19th May 2016.   English translation: Landscape The roadside shadows, houses, walls, the rim of rooftops; over the rooftops the moon bared her breast, softly like a

“Digging Deep, Crossing Far” – Interview with Julia Tieke

Julia, first of all congratulations to an amazing exhibition. When did you first come across this phenomenon of POW camps for ‘colonial soldiers’? It is obviously not a very well-known part of German history. I came across it roughly two years ago when I read