SARIR-E-KHAMA International Exhibition of Calligraphy 2012

Punjab University College of Art and Design in collaboration with Calligraphers Association of Pakistan is holding a week long International Conference on Calligraphy under the title “Sarir-e-Khama: Art of the Pen” from December 10-15. In a press conference, PUCAD Principal Prof Dr Rahat Naveed Masood said that through the conference, it was intended to address the various facets of the art of calligraphy both in time and space.

She said it was expected that the conference would be attended by experts and well recognised artists in the field of calligraphy from around the world specifically from Turkey, Iran, Syria, Iraq, England etc. Dr Rahat Naveed said that the main focus of the conference would be the development and the evolution of calligraphy and its impact on art and architecture of Islam. Dr Rahat Naveed highlighted that the conference would be accompanied by an exhibition and a workshop. She said the conference would be conducted in the form of academic reading of research papers by experts followed by a five day workshop, conducted by well known experts in the field of calligraphy, which would be attended by potential participants whereby the participants would learn the art of calligraphy in different styles. She said that to add to the overall creative/ pedagogical ambience of the event, certain renowned book dealers would have their book stalls set up on campus.

(TheNation)

Punjab University College of Art and Design in collaboration with Calligraphers Association of Pakistan is holding a week long International Conference on Calligraphy under the title “Sarir-e-Khama: Art of the Pen” from December 10. Giving the details of the event in a press conference, PUCAD Principal Prof Dr Rahat Naveed Masood said that through the conference, it was intended to address the various facets of the art of calligraphy both in time and space.
She said it was expected that the conference would be attended by experts and well recognized persons in the field of calligraphy from around the world specifically from the region consisting of the Turkey, Iran, Syria, Iraq, England etc. She said that the conference would also be well represented by experts in the field of calligraphy from within Pakistan itself. Dr Rahat Naveed said that the main focus of the conference would be development and evolution of calligraphy and its impact on art and architecture of Islam.
(FrontierPost)

Punjab University College of Art and Design (PUCAD) is all set to hold an international conference on calligraphy under the title Sarir-e-Khama: Art of the Pen, in collaboration with Calligraphers Association of Pakistan (CAP) on December 10. The conference would be attended by experts and well-recognised persons in the field of calligraphy from around the world, specifically from Turkey, Iran, Syria, Iraq and England.

The conference will also be well represented by experts in the field of calligraphy from within Pakistan itself. Addressing a joint press conference on Tuesday, officials from both PUCAD and CAP announced that through the conference, it was intended to address the various facets of the art of calligraphy both in time and space. They described the goals of the conference are introducing Islamic calligraphy and its importance in Muslim’s culture and describing of artistic and aesthetic values of Islamic calligraphy.
(DailyTimes)

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