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The IVS Gallery's 6th Annual Faculty Show. 
This year the artists and designers that comprise the IVSAA Faculty produce works that interpret the notion of Telling Stories / Storytellers
Exploring Lines
"Exploring Lines" is a series of pen and ink drawings that evolved from an exploration of color that morphed into dots, dashes, and lines, driven by Samina Raza’s love for insects and the tailor’s dummy. The works will be exhibited at T2F from 26 May to 4 June at The Second Floor (T2F) Karachi For details, call: 021-35389033

Group exhibition “T A N A O” at Chawkandi Art.

Work by Fariha Nadi, Raheela Abro, S.M.Raza, Sheema Khan, Sahar Jawaid, Sofia Mairaj, Amber Imam, & Nayyareen Farooq. Opening reception Tuesday 31st May 2011 at 5:30 PM. The exhibition will continue till 7th of June, 2011. Daily 11:00 AM to 8:00 PM. For details, call Chawkandi Art: 021-35373582

Pehchaan By Abeer Asim from May 19th through June 2nd at ArtChowk-the Gallery, Suite#102,1st floor,
Clifton Centre, Schon circle
Block 5 Clifton.

WhiteWash, an exhibition of wall based drawings and art works from May 7th through August 27 at Gandhara-art Space, F65/2, Kehkashan, Block 4.Clifton

Group Exhibition from May 26th through June 4th at May 10 at Grandeur Art Gallery, 15-C, Main Zamzama Boulevard
Phase V, D.H.A.

Distinct Voices, Diverse Impressions - exceptional work by several artist print makers from May 19th through June 4th at Koel Gallery, F-42/2, Block 4, Clifton.
"Aik Darjan Aur Aik ", A photographic exhibition of 13 photographers.
from May 16th through June 15th at Photospace Gallery, 6-C, Commercial Street No.3, Khayaban-e-Nishat, Phase 6, D.H.A
German Consulate, Karachi allowance Tehzeeb Music Festival Karachi 2011
The German Consulate Karachi provided an allowance of 100.000.- Pakistani Rupees to the Tehzeeb Foundation for the support of the Tehzeeb Festival Karachi and the participation of the famous sitar player Ashraf Sharif Khan from Germany therein.


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