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Saboor Ali opens up about depression

ISLAMABAD, APR 5  – Just like the rest of us, actor Saboor Ali has been stuck at home. She’s gotten back into painting, and recently she took to Instagram to share some interesting facts about depression.According to the actor, people diagnosed with depression are smarter than the average person.She said that people with depression have a better perspective of the world and they see situations more realistically.

Art work of Saudi female artists displayed at national art gallery

ISLAMABAD, MAR 10 (DNA) – Pakistan National Council of the Arts in collaboration with the Ministry of Culture of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia and the Saudi Embassy arranged an exhibition “Weaving Threads” at National Art Gallery, Islamabad.The Saudi Ambassador highlighted the importance and historical strength of cultural relations between Saudi Arabia and Pakistan.

Lahore literary festival opens

LAHORE, FEB 21 (DNA) -The opening ceremony of LLF 2020 was held at Alhamra Arts Council this morning which was started by a Qawalli performance by Saami Brothers.Mr. Razi Ahmed CEO LLF talked about LLF efforts in nuturing students, authors and books.Mr.Aziz Boolani: CEO Serena Hotels appreciated the efforts of LLF in promoting Pakistans rich culture which will also help us in steering tourism. He stated that Serena is playing a vital role in cultural diplomacy and highlighted the initiatives related to Satrang art gallery and Sarangi music initiative.

Monthly meeting of Floral Art Society organized at Serena

ISLAMABAD, JAN 23 (DNA) – The Flora Art Soceity of Islamabad held its monthly meeting at Serena Hotels on Thursday. This months program was in keeping new trends towards recycling titled “Trash to Treasures”.Wiqar-un-Nisa Boolani presented very innovative arrangements using recycled martial and demonstrated to the members how interesting exhibits can be created by using old newspapers, magazines, pieces of wood and wood shavings and the nsides of tissue rolls in combination with flowers and foliage.

Togo turns former colonial palace into flagship art centre

Togo on Friday opened a flagship art centre in the former seat of colonial power after a multi-million dollar refurbishment aimed at making it a major cultural draw in West Africa.Built over a century ago, the Palais de Lome was home to both French and German colonial rulers until becoming the residence of the Togolese presidency – but was abandoned in the early 1990’s.Togo’s government commissioned architects in 2014 to renovate the palace, venerated as a treasured historic monument in the tiny West African nation, which is seeking to attract visitors and boost tourism.

Untitled art fair takes on the human cost of climate crisis

Exhibitors and special projects at the Miami Beach fair will tackle both the global and local ramifications of a planet in serious perilEarlier this month, the Trump administration formally notified the United Nations that the US would begin the year-long process of withdrawal from the Paris Agreement, the global response to the threat of climate change. It is against this backdrop that the eighth edition of Untitled, Art Miami Beach sees exhibitors intent on highlighting the human toll of unchecked global warming.

Alkaram removes a kurta from their website after BTS fans accuse them of plagiarism

Alkaram has released a new collection but one certain design looks like we’ve seen it elsewhere before.

One kurta on their website boasts delicate floral embroidery that would look great otherwise: