Pioneer of Calligraphy Landscape painting


Art has been an important part of Soraya Sikander’s life from a young age and that early passion to create has turned into a flourishing career as a world-class painter.
Today, the leading contemporary artist known for her landscapes and organic forms has made a name internationally with multiple exhibitions, which recently included being a part of the 8th Beijing International Art Biennale. She is also renowned for her pioneering calligraphy landscapes and has a rapidly growing list of collectors snapping up her work. Eastern Eye got Soraya Sikander to tell us about her life in art.

Soraya Sikander paints with Chinese Master Bill Zhao

Soraya Sikander paints with Chinese Master Bill Zhao Xu. A special thanks to: XING FENGLIANG, KATHY, DAISY, BILL ZHAO & STUDIO ASSISTANTS, CHINA FOUNDATION FOR PEACE & DEVELOPMENT. Pakistani Artist 巴基斯坦艺术家 SORAYA SIKANDER 索拉雅•西坎德 is exhibiting her painting A WINTER NIGHT 冬天的夜晚 2018 / oil on canvas 布面油画 / 121.92 cm 厘米 x 91.44 cm 厘米 at the 8th Beijing International Art Biennale in China 北京美术双年展 2019. 索拉雅·西坎德 是当今南亚著名的艺术家之一,以她的风景和有机形式著称。这位艺术家在画布上画油画和丙烯画。她以其开创性的书法风景而著称,结合了山水画和书法绘画。Soraya Sikander is one of the famous artists in South Asia today, known for her landscape and organic form. The artist paints oil and acrylic on the canvas. She is known for her groundbreaking calligraphy landscape, combining landscape painting with calligraphy painting. FULL VIDEO LINK https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dp2883hkjbI

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Title: The Garden

Medium: Oil on canvas

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soraya sikander launches her new space in dubai

Dubai Studio Launch

Landscape painter, Soraya Sikander welcomes you to the launch of her new space in Dubai. Launched on 01 October 2020 the new studio space features a select, new collection of artworks from the famous ‘Calligraphy Landscapes’ series as well as new ‘Still-lifes’ produced during the period of quarantine. To confirm your attendance please email us on: info@sorayasikander.com

‘Nature Morte’ mural by Soraya Sikander

Nature Morte mural by Soraya Sikander for Delhi Private School, UAE.

Soraya Sikander paints two new murals in a private project for the Delhi Private School, Ras al Khaimah, United Arab Emirates. The 2020 Nature Morte mural was painted along with fellow faculty artists. The collaboration resulted in two vibrant, large, magnificent, nature inspired murals depicting the forest scenery with added elements of floral, fauna and forest creatures bathed in light.

Soraya Sikander at the Beijing International Art Biennale, National Art Museum of China

Soraya Sikander at the Beijing Biennale

National Art Museum of China: Pakistani Artist Soraya Sikander exhibits ‘A Winter’s Night’ Oil on Canvas, 121.92 cm x 91.44 cm at the 8th Beijing International Art Biennale held at the National Art Museum of China. Launched in 2002, the BIAB has drawn over 100 countries and a million+ audiences. ‘A Winter’s Night‘ by Soraya Sikander is a magnificent, oil on canvas, starry night, deep wintery forest landscape painting. It is a sold piece and was on loan from Swedish private collector for the 8th Beijing International Art Biennale, National Art Museum of China.

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