Lahore: The second annual “Alhamra National Exhibition” organized by the Lahore Arts Council, continue at Alhamra Art Gallery, the Mall.
Provincial Minister for Industry and Trade Mian Muhammad Aslam Iqbal saw the second Alhamra National Exhibition along with Secretary Information Raja Jhangahir and Executive Director Alhamra Athar Ali Khan.
On the occasion, Provincial Minister for Industry and Trade Mian Muhammad Aslam Iqbal said that, I congratulate all the participants for their great participation and I also appreciate the efforts of Lahore Arts Council to organizing such events for the public especially for our youth. He further said that, I am thrilled to witness the diverse vision of artists regarding perception of society, culture, politics, social issues, art-making and various other genres of arts in their artwork.
More than 250 artworks from 145 artists from different regions of Pakistan are being displayed. The displayed featured works was the great combination of veteran and senior artists like, distinguished artist Saeed Akhtar Sahab, R.M Naeem, Mian Ejazul Hassan, Dr. Ajaz Anwar, Shahid Jalal, Zulfiqar Ali Zulfi, Ali Kazim, Dr. Mussarat Hassan, Mehboob Ali, Ghulam Mustafa, Jamil Baloch, Akram Dost Baloch, Shahnawaz Zaidi and Amna Pataudi, along with emerging artists.
Executive Director Alhamra Athar Ali Khan said that, our aim is to nurture our new generation’s creative abilities LAC give its best to meet the expectation of people from Alhamra. Alhamra is one of the mightiest platforms ever excited in Pakistan to ensure the inequitable excellence in the domains of cultural legacy and performing arts. He further said that, through this exhibition Alhamra provides a platform for the young and artistic youth to see the works of artists from all over Pakistan. I would like to thank all the participating artists for sending their artworks from all over Pakistan for their valuable time and effort he added.