Name

HIRA MANSUR

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Date of Birth 1985, Lahore, Pakistan.
Qualification

2011 to 2013  UCL – Slade School of Fine Art, London, U.K Masters in Fine Arts (MFA) - Painting.

2005 to 2009  National College of Arts, Lahore, Pakistan. Bachelor in Fine Art (BFA) – Miniature Painting.

Career

Awards & Scholarship:

Nominated for Boise Travel Scholarship, provided annually to enable a graduating ‘student of promise, to travel and study abroad’

Bachelors of Fine Arts (BFA) (1st Class Honours Obtained) - Miniature Painting

Awarded full NCA scholarship for academic achievement throughout the degree

Awarded "Principal Honours Award" for excellent performance during the degree

Awarded "Haji Sharif Prize in Miniature Painting" - awarded to the top miniature painter in

the graduating batch

Awarded a "Brilliance Award" in the International Exhibition of Calligraphy

Awarded for winning 10 best works at "Refreshed" in the 5th Annual Young Artist Exhibition

Awarded for winning 10 best works at "Red Hot" in the 7th Annual Young Artist Exhibition

 

Employment & Experience:

October 2012 to June 2013  Student Duty Officer - The Victoria League (Student House), London, U.K.

February 2012  Student Tour Guide For Short Listed Students Arrived For Interviews UCL - Slade School of Fine Art, London, U.K.

February 2012  Student Assistant For The Undergraduate Entrance Examination Portfolio Inspections UCL -Slade School of Fine Art, London, U.K.

June 2009 to January 2011  

Lecturer, Pakistan Institute of Fashion Design, Lahore, Pakistan.

Responsible for subjects, Foundation Drawing, Fashion Drawing and Gems & Jewelry Taught the incoming freshmen class and the second year students with emphasis on drawing skills Responsible for preparing course outlines, delivering lectures, setting exams and acting as a main point of contact between the students and the faculty

Exhibitions

Selected Exhibitions:

2013  Coombe Gallery.

2013  Dartmouth, Devon.Rising Stars - An exhibition displaying work from some of the finest graduates from UK art colleges.

2013  June.  Slade MFA/MA Degree Show, UCL, London.