Soraya Sikander on ‘THE MORNING SHOW’ Interview on City42 TV channel

In this exclusive tv interview on the morning show, popular painter Soraya Sikander, best known for her nature based paintings, talks about her upcoming shows and future plans

Soraya Sikander on 7NEWS HD – Artist tv interview

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EXHIBITION: REALMS OF COLOUR AND SPIRIT

EXHIBITION: REALMS OF COLOUR AND SPIRIT Zohreen MurtazaMarch 04, 2018 https://www.dawn.com/news/1393108

Soraya Sikander ‘INSCAPE’ Reviewed by Nigaah Arts & Culture from South Asia

INSCAPE by UZMA NAWAZ PAKISTANI ARTIST SORAYA SIKANDER EXHIBITS A NEW SERIES ‘INSCAPE – EXPLORING INNER LANDSCAPES’ AT LEADING INTERNATIONAL ART GALLERY UNICORN GALLERY 2018 IN LAHORE. She presents a new series of calligraphic landscape paintings based on her interpretation of Pakistan. Her paintings ‘Sunset‘ and ‘Horizon dark‘ are a showcase of different times of…

Soraya Sikander at Beijing Biennale 2017

SORAYA SIKANDER painting ‘Sunset’ at Beijing Biennale 2017 Pakistani Artist exhibits at leading international art fair ​Sunset | Oil on canvas | 36 by 48 inches | 2017 Booklet available at the National Art Museum of China​ ART FAIR: Pakistani Artist Soraya Sikander presents a new series of calligraphic landscape paintings based on her interpretation…

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‘INSCAPE 2018’ by Soraya Sikander

SORAYA SIKANDER AFTER THE SUCCESS OF THE EXHIBITION SERIES: ‘A FLORAL SYMPHONY’ , THE GOLDEN COLLECTION’ , ‘IN, AT, AROUND’ SORAYA SIKANDER RETURNS WITH A NEW ANNUAL EXHIBITION SERIES UNICORN GALLERY IS PLEASED TO PRESENT A NEW SOLO EXHIBITION ‘INSCAPE’ OPENS 10.2.2018, 5 PM AT UNICORN GALLERY 32-B-2 MAIN GULBERG, LAHORE, PAKISTAN QUERIES: 0092 300…

Mangroves

MANGROVES Mangroves is an exploration of the Karachi landscape – as seen through the mind’s eye. For me, I see cities, sea and places interchangeably. I paint tonal landscapes that capture the very ‘is-ness’ of being at a place. Representing the nature of the city of Karachi, its volatility and natural landscape. So essentially, this…

Soraya Sikander ‘INSCAPE’ Exhibition 28 FEBRUARY 2017

Calligraphic landscape painter Soraya Sikander to exhibit a new series entitled ‘INSCAPE’ Exhibition to open at Unicorn Gallery, Lahore Pioneering painter of calligraphic landscapes, artist Soraya Sikander returns to Pakistan with a new series ‘INSCAPE’ – Exploring landscapes as seen through the mind’s eye/inner worlds, Exhibition inauguration 28 FEBRUARY 2017 at Unicorn Gallery, Lahore  To view the…

Artist Soraya Sikander on painting ‘The National’

Artist Soraya Sikander on painting: ‘No city could be more rewarding than Ras Al Khaimah’ THE NATIONAL | Arts & Life MONDAY, JUNE 6, 2016  |  RAMADAN 1, 1437 Soraya Sikander, who was born in Karachi and moved to the UAE two years ago, has always been immersed in art and her mother founded the Unicorn art…

Soraya’s Netherlands exhibition

NETHERLANDS: Artist Soraya Sikander exhibits at leading Dutch gallery, Galerie Patries Van Dorst Click to view the artist’s exhibition pre-opening interview [

Soraya talks art, culture and society

NEW: Artist Soraya Sikander in conversation, a PTV exclusive, on Weekend World Discussing her painting ‘Breaking Dawn’, art making process, and living in Pakistan  

Boom

Title: Boom, Medium: Oil and acrylic on canvas, Size: 24 by 30 inches, Year: 2015 (Sold)

Pop

Title: Pop, Medium: Oil and acrylic on canvas, Size: 30 by 24 inches, Year: 2015 (Sold)

Soraya Sikander exclusive studio interview with Samaa TV

NEW: Artist Soraya Sikander in an exclusive interview with Samaa TV Discussing her latest artworks, projects, process and upcoming exhibitions

Soraya Sikander at Galerie Patries Van Dorst | Netherlands

Soraya Sikander Exhibits at Galerie Patries Van Dorst, Netherlands Pakistani Artist shows at Netherlands leading art gallery for the exhibition ‘Embassy Art’     Booklet can be viewed online http://www.patriesvandorst.nl/files/1014/4440/1067/EmbassyArtbookletOctober9-4.pdf Art Exhibition: Artist Soraya Sikander presents a new series of calligraphic landscape paintings based on her interpretation of Pakistan. These artworks shall be presented for the…

Unicorn Gallery in Lahore!

UNICORN GALLERY OPENS IN LAHORE! Karachi’s leading Modern and Contemporary Art Gallery, Art Museum and Bookstore now opens in Lahore! Pakistan’s premier art gallery launches  in Lahore with a major exhibition REVERBERATIONS REVERBERATIONS Opens 01st NOVEMBER 2015 Featuring International Masters and leading Contemporary artists, showcasing art jewels from the Unicorn Vault, artists represented over the…

Exhibition ‘Embassy Art’ Netherlands

Soraya Sikander ‘Embassy Art’ Galerie Patries Van Dorst Exhibition ecatalogue download: Embassy_Art_Exhibition_2015_booklet_-_version_okt_8

New Work

 

Birds II

Title: Birds ll, Medium: Ink on paper, Size: 28 by 30 inches, Year: 2011 (Sold) 50

Landscape

Title: Landscape, Medium: Oil on canvas, Size: 18 by 30 inches, Year: 2011 (Sold) 50

Untitled

Title: Untitled, Medium: Acrylic on canvas, Size: 24 by 24 inches, Year: 2014 (Sold)

Yellow chrys

Title: Yellow Chrys, Medium: Oil on canvas, Size: 24 by 24 inches, Year: 2010 (Sold)   99

Mountain

Title: Mountain, Medium: Oil and acrylic on canvas, Size: 36 by 48 inches, Year: 2014 (Sold)

Garden

Title: Garden, Medium: Oil and acrylic on canvas, Size: 36 by 48 inches, Year: 2014 (Sold) 51

Splash

Title: Splash, Medium: Oil and acrylic on canvas, Size: 36 by 48 inches, Year: 2014 (Sold)

Flora-jungle

Title: Flora-jungle, Medium: Oil on canvas, Size: 20 by 20 inches, Year: 2014 (Sold)

Porcelain sculpture

Title: Porcelain sculpture, Medium: Oil on canvas Size: 24 by 24 inches Year: 2012 (Sold)   63

Still life in blue with spring flowers

Title: Still life in blue with spring flowers, Medium: Oil on canvas, Size: 16 by 30 inches, Year: 2010 (Sold) 82

Soraya Sikander listed as ‘Top Pakistani Contemporary Artists Making It Big Internationally’

Pakistan generally makes it to the headlines mostly due to wrong reasons nowadays. But behind all the geo-political turmoil, it has a rich tradition of culture, arts and music that generally goes unnoticed. Its actors and musicians have been working in the entertainment industry of neighbouring India for a long time. But what is lesser known is the new breed of contemporary artists who are making waves in the international circuit. More encouragingly, women have been at the forefront of this movement, which is no mean achieving in a highly conservative and patriarchal society. So, here is an attempt to introduce a few shining starts of the Pakistani art scene

INTERVIEW: HELLO!Pakistan interviews artist Soraya Sikander on her new work

SORAYA SIKANDER calls herself a fine artist trained in Western classical figurative drawing, working on a new visual language. A critically acclaimed painter, she has exhibited widely and showcased her work at major museums and galleries in London, Dubai, Dhaka, Singapore, Karachi and Lahore – her artworks are with major collectors. Soraya has spent several years training in fine arts at Beaconhouse National University (BNU), the Slade School of Fine Art and now at the London Atelier of Representational Art (LARA), focusing on drawing and sculpture. She recently held a TEDx talk on ‘Conditioning in Art’ and has been offered honorary MFAs, artist residencies, fair exhibits and commissions. Hello! Pakistan catches up with this young painter in London to discuss her latest art project.

Soraya draws at the London Atelier of Representational Art

Soraya Sikander (London) practicing old masters classical drawings at the London Atelier of Representational Art (LARA).Atelier (Pronounced: atel–yay) means studio school, has been for centuries the standard method for training serious fine artists.The atelier system is a highly-structured and systematic curriculum with rigorous representational art education which emerged in the 17th century. Select Soraya Sikander drawings…

LECTURE: Soraya Sikander TEDx art talk on ‘Images and context- Conditioning in art’

Soraya Sikander TEDxNED talk: Ideas worth spreading Artist Soraya Sikander presents a number of images without any description, outside their context. These images are threaded together in visual slides and the audience builds these images to shape various associations with the work presented. After reviewing several images by French masters, contemporary installation artists, conceptual and…

EXHIBITION: Soraya Sikander ‘In, At and Around’ Alhamra (2014)

She paints landscapes interpretative of her immediate environment where dramatic lighting is conspicuous http://www.dawn.com/news/1081688/new-approach-paintings-on-display Diverse and experimental, the works of the young artist Soraya Sikander recently found a receptive audience at Lahore’s Alhamra Art Gallery. While the subject matter may have been conventional in its focus on landscapes, cityscapes and still life, the approach was…

APPEARENCE: Soraya Sikander is WWF’s Chief Guest

Three hundred students making artwork on theme: “Humans. Nature. You make the connection” at the Frere Hall, Karachi. Chief guest: Soraya Sikander – Marking her commitment to the environment. A word on WWF and the NAC: WWF is the largest independent organization working on nature conservation. WWF started work in Pakistan over 40 years ago. WWF-Pakistan has…

PROJECT: Urban Dialogues 2013 with Janice Wilkins and Caroline Jaine (Cambridge)

PROPOSAL URBAN DIALOGUES COLLABORATIONS 2013 reduced mood board for 3FF urban dialogue proposal  Caroline Jaine, Soraya Sikander, Janice Wilkins The above artists propose working in collaboration in response to the  Urban Dialogues 2013 theme of “Reflections” “Becoming Something Else” We are three diverse women living in the UK and Pakistan aged 29, 43 and 51…

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