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KSA Golden Jubilee Celebrations

Event Information:

Date: 23, September 2014

Karachi School of Art turns 50 years old :)
 
It was a remarkable journey and the saga of Karachi School of Art continues, ever expanding, ever widening to meet the challenges of the present and the future. To celebrate the milestone KSA has planned following prestigious events and publications:
 
1.       Golden Jubilee Box Print Portfolio
 
A printmaking exhibition with 25 senior and junior artists including internationally acclaimed printmakers Mahar Afroz, Naiza Khan and Micheal Kempson. The show will be exhibited in Karachi, Lahore and Islamabad where its first opening is scheduled in October, 2014 at Chawkundi Art Gallery, Karachi. Lahore and Islamabad galleries are yet to be finalised. T
 
2.       ROLL CALL 2 – Homage to the Alumni
 
An exhibition of KSA’s prominent alumni which includes renowned artists like Lubna Agha, Mashoor Raza, Ghalib Baqar, Riffat Alvi, Ather Jamal, etc. 50 renowned and practicing artists from KSA will be showcasing their works at VM Art Gallery in October, 2014. T
 
3.       Golden Jubilee Magazine
 
A special issue of KSA quarterly newsletter will be out in October 2014. This issue will in a form of magazine and featuring 50 years journey of Founder/Principal Rabia Zuberi and other related stories. 500 copies will be distributed among art community.
 
4.       Golden Jubilee Celebration Event
 
A special event will take place in November, venue is yet to be confirmed. Event will be attended by promiment figueres in art community and alumni and students of KSA. The event will showcase a exclusive documentary on 50 years journey of KSA follewed by musical night. Passes of the event shall be available from KSA only.