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Buzkashi – the ancient game continues …

Further to yesterday’s post, I am reproducing this image from Saira Wasim’s website – this is a powerful painting and says it all.

Titled as Buzkashi (the ancient “goat grabbing” game from Afghanistan), this painting mixes various subcontinental motifs and themes to present artist’s vision of today’s Pakistan. You may not agree with the […]

Miniature painting -the global traumas narrated by Saira Wasim

painting miniatures Saira Wasim is a prominent Pakistani miniaturist. I found a link to her website hidden in my unread emails. Some of her recent paintings are terrific. The image on the left is borrowed from here.

Anna Sloan, art historian, writes:

“Teeming with […]