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Date of Birth .

1993  Bachelor of Fine Arts 1st Division with Distinction, National College of Arts, Lahore, Pakistan.

1980  Qualified Intermediate Grade Drawing Examination with 1st Div. given by the Department of  Education Hyderabad Region (Sindh), Pakistan.

1979  Qualified Elementary Drawing Examination with Second Division, given by the Department of  Education Hyderabad Region (Sindh) Pakistan



1979-93  Merit Scholarship Fauji Foundation, Pakistan.

1991-93  Merit Scholarship National College of Arts, Lahore Pakistan.



13 Sep 2003 to Date  Assistant professor, National College of Arts, Lahore Pakistan

11 Sep 2002 -12 Sep 2003  Lecturer, National College of Arts, Lahore Pakistan.

12 Feb 1994-10 Sep 2002 Visiting Lecturer, National College of Arts, Lahore Pakistan.

1993  Assisted Professor SaeedAkhtar’s Drawing Studio, Lahore Pakistan

1994-96  Assisted Professor Muhammad Asif’sStudio,Lahore Pakistan

1996  Textile Designer, Libas International, Lahore, Pakistan.

1983-87  Worked as bus, Truck  & Cinema Board painter, at Jamil Arts, Mirpurkhas.

1996 to date  Teaching Drawing & Painting at Personal STUDIO RM.


Awards & Prizes:

2003  National Excellence Award, 8th National Exhibition of Visual Arts, organized by Pakistan National  Council of Arts, at Alhamra Art Gallery, Lahore, Pakistan.

1994  Award of Honour in annual 9th All Punjab Painting & Graphic Art. Exhibition organized by Punjab  Council of Arts, Lahore Pakistan.

1993  Distinction in Thesis Project (Titled - Everything has two sides).

1993  Awarded appreciation special prize in recognition of excellent performance in drama, mime, backstage management, skit writing at the annual function (1989-1992) National College of Arts, Lahore Pakistan.

1991  Award of Honour in annual 7th all Punjab Painting & Graphic Art Exhibition organized by Punjab council of Arts, Lahore, Pakistan.

1984  Won the First Special Position in the Exhibition related to Pakistan Movement, organized by the Ministry of Information and Broad Casting, Government of Pakistan at the National Center,Mirpurkhas (Sindh), Pakistan.

1983  Won the first Prize in the Exhibition of Paintings on Defense day, organized by Information & Broad Casting, Government of Pakistan, at the National Center Mirpurkhas, (Sindh), Pakistan.


Workshops & Programs conducted:

2004  Art of Stain glass, workshop conducted at Hamza Foundation, Academy for Deaf. Lahore Pakistan.

2004  Figure Drawing Work shop. NCA summer program at Multan College of Arts with the collaboration of BahauddinZikaria University, Multan Pakistan.

2004  Worked as a Presenter for a TV program ‘Prima colors of life’ painter’s segment Fifteen episodes for PTV world Pakistan Television. Lahore center. Pakistan

2001  Figure Drawing Workshop at Lahore Grammar School, Lahore Pakistan.

2001  Art Counseling Program at Central Model School, Shekopora, Pakistan.

2000  Different Techniques of Silk, Batik Block Painting & Printing Workshop at Pakistan Fashion School Lahore Pakistan.

1999  Figure Drawing Workshop at HunerKada School of Visual & Performing Arts, Lahore, Pakistan.

1998  Drawing Workshop at NCA, Lahore, Pakistan.

1997  Landscape Painting Workshop, NCA, Lahore Pakistan.

1996  Experimental Drawing Workshop, NCA, Lahore, Pakistan.


Selected Shows:

2005  Group show of Indian and Pakistani painters at India International Club,Delhi, india.

2004  8th Asian Biennale, Dhaka, Bangladesh.

2003  One Man Show Titled “Mystic Ritual”  Canvas Art Gallery Karachi , Pakistan.

2003  One Man Show Titled “Mystic Ritual”  Ejaz Gallery Lahore, Pakistan .

2003  Spirit of Asia, Exhibition, Seoul, Korea.

2002  Another journey, contemporary art from Pakistan, Oslo, Norway.

2002  Break on Through to the Other Side: Contemporary Art from Pakistan" Curated by Joan Fabian   On-Line exhibition: I salon (Texas, U.S.A.)

2002  Interrogating Diversity, Betty Rymer Gallery, School of the Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, IL.   U.S.A..

2002  Digital Visions, Center for Contemporary Art, Sacramento, California. U.S.A. May - June,

2002  Two Person Drawing Show, Canvas Art Gallery, Karachi, Pakistan


2001  One Man Show Titled “NFS” Clifton Art Gallery, Karachi, Pakistan.

2000  Three person Show, Canvas Art Gallery, Karachi, Pakistan.

2000  International Artist Exhibition, National Art Gallery Colombo, Sri Lanka.

2000  Fashion Show for PTV Program at NCA, Lahore Pakistan.

1999  One Man Show, Titled "Confrontation" ART GALLERY, Islamabad, Pakistan

1999  Preview Titled "Confrontation" STUDIO RM. Lahore, Pakistan.

1999  Fashion Show, BhaiRaam Singh Court Yard, NCA, Lahore, Pakistan.

1999  Three men show, Pearl Continental Hotel,  Bhoorban, Pakistan

1999  Auction for the Layton Rahmatullah Benevolent Trust, New York, America.

1999  Two Men show, Nomad Art Gallery, Islamabad, Pakistan.

1999  One Man Show, Titled “Explanations” Zenaini Art Gallery (Pvt) Ltd. Karachi, Pakistan.

1999  Preview Titled “Explanations” STUDIO RM, Lahore, Pakistan.

1997  One Man Show Offset Portfolio Center, Islamabad, Pakistan.

1997  One Man Show, Titled “Configuration” Al Hamra Art Galley, Lahore Pakistan

1993  One Man Show of Visual & Performing Arts, HunerKada, Islamabad, Pakistan.



2005  19th Annual Exhibition, 7thNational Exhibition, Organized by  Artist Association Panjab, Alhamra  Art Gallery, Lahore, Pakistan.

2004  Opening Show at new venue,  ‘The Existence’ Ejaz Art Gallery, Lahore, Pakistan.

2004  Group show. Celebrating two decades of commitment. Nomad art Gallery,  Islamabad, Pakistan

2004  Opening Show, Native Art Gallery, Lahore, Pakistan

2004  Group Exhibition, Organized by Punjab Artist Association, Murree Art council, Murree, Pakistan.

2004  Opening Show, Unicorn Art Gallery, Karachi, Pakistan.

2004  Group show of Pakistani and  Indian painters. JI art Gallery, Karachi, Pakistan. 

2004  Images of Pakistan at world Bank , Islamabad  Pakistan.

2003  Opening Show, Nairang Art Gallery, Lahore, Pakistan.

2003  56 years of Pakistani Paintings, Alhamra Art Gallery, Lahore, Pakistan.

2003  8th National Exhibition of Visual Arts, organized by Pakistan National Council of Arts, at Alhamra Art Gallery, Lahore, Pakistan.

2003  Thakti show, Art Gallery of Mississauga, Toronto, Canada.

2003  Scope X, faculty show, ZahoorUlAkhlaq Art Gallery, NCA, Lahore, Pakistan.

2003  Art Feast at Sheraton Hotel, Karachi Pakistan.

2003  Opening Show, Royat Art Gallery, Lahore, Pakistan.

2002  Miniature Show, Canvas Art Gallery, Karachi, Pakistan.

2002  Past & Present, Group Show at Ejaz Art Gallery, Lahore, Pakistan.

2002  17th National Exhibition, Organized By Punjab Artist Association, Alhamra Art Gallery, Lahore,Pakistan.

2002  Exhibition 1. Ejaz Art Gallery, Lahore Pakistan.

2002  Opening Show, Tariq Jay Art Gallery, Karachi Pakistan

2001  Group of Pakistani painters Xhinwa Museum, China.

2001  Group Show at Ejaz Art Gallery, Lahore, Pakistan.

2000  Millennium Show, Al Hamra Art Gallery, Lahore. Pakistan.

2000  Beginning & End of Era, Ejaz Art Gallery, Lahore, Pakistan.

2000  Remembering Zahoor, ZahoorulAkhlaque Art Gallery-NCA, Lahore, Pakistan.

2000  Meanings into Coded Symbols, Ejaz Art Gallery, Lahore, Pakistan.

2000  P.N.C.A. Group Show, Islamabad, Pakistan.

1999  Pakistan Cultural Week, Dubai.

1999  Palette of Pakistan, Alhamra Art Gallery, Lahore.

1999  Group Show, Ejaz Galleries, Lahore, Pakistan.

1999  Scope VIII Exhibition, ZahoorUlAkhlaq Art Gallery, NCA, Lahore, Pakistan.

1999  Group Show Coopera Art Gallery, Lahore, Pakistan.

1999  Group Show Sami’s Art Gallery, Lahore, Pakistan.

1999  All Punjab Painting & Print Exhibition, Alhamra Art Gallery, Lahore, Pakistan.

1999  Tribute to ZahoorulAkhlaq, Gallery NCA, Lahore, Pakistan.

1999  International Calligraphy show, Alhamra Lahore, Pakistan.

1998  Group of seven Artist from Lahore Offset Portfolio Center, Islamabad, Pakistan.

1998  Painting show, Coopera art Gallery, Lahore, Pakistan.

1997  Painters from Lahore Kunj Art Gallery, Karachi, Pakistan.

1997  50 years of Miniature Painting in Pakistan, National Museum, Lahore, Pakistan.

1997  Installation Show Gallery-NCA, Lahore, Pakistan.

1997  Scope VII Exhibition NCA, Lahore, Pakistan.

1989-98  Nineteen Exhibitions, at Alhamra Arts Gallery, Lahore, Pakistan.

1996  National Exhibition, Islamabad, Pakistan.

1996  Faculty Drawing Exhibition, NCA, Lahore, Pakistan.

1995  Scope VI Faculty Exhibition, NCA, Lahore, Pakistan.

1993  National Exhibitions, Islamabad, Pakistan.

1992-93  Three Exhibition of Painting & Printmaking in Islamabad, Pakistan.

1983  All Pakistan Painting Exhibition held at Mirpurkhas Arts Council, Mirpurkhas (Sindh),Pakistan.

1979-83  Three Exhibitions at Pakistan National Center, Mirpurkhas (Sindh) Pakistan.