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Mohammad Rustam Khan: A Self-taught Artist

Born in Mir Pur Khas jn 1954 Mohammad Rustam Khan is largely a self-taught artist who achieved recognition through his extraordinary work. Rustam is a natural, God gifted artist without any formal training from any art institute.

Rustam is mainly interested in portraits and realistic work however he has worked almost in all fields including murals, mosaics, and even in 3D models.

His fame for portraits, still life and for an extraordinary attention to finest details in his paintings he consequently commissioned work of a mask to portray a burn face of a woman for the firs Pakistani Oscar award winner documentary 'Saving Face', directed and produced by sharmeen Obaid Chinoy.

The styles of this exceptional untutored artist range widely from portrait to landscapes and still life. Not only this but he used alomost all media. He also made building models and carved sculptures. Muhammad Rustam Khan's website address is www.arti

stmrk.com

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ART AND CALLIGRAPHY INSTITUTES IN KARACHI

Art Point School of Calligraphy and Fine Arts.Location: Karachi
Contact Person Muhammad Jamal Muhsin. Phone: +92-21-36041491
www.handwriting.pk
Central Institute of Arts and Crafts.
Location: Arts Council, 2nd Floor, MR Kayani Road, Karachi
Phone: +92-21-32632211

Fashion Apparel Design & Training Institute
24-D, Block 6, PECHS, Karachi
Phone: +92-21-34547607
 www.penandbrush.50webs.com Indus Valley SCHOOL OF ART
ST-33, Block 2, Scheme 5, Clifton, Karachi
Phone: +92-21-35861039
www.indusvalley.edu.pkKARACHI SCHOOL OF ART

www.ksa.edu.pkManzar College of Arts (MCA)
3rd Floor, Merium's Complex, Bahadur ShahZafar Road, Badadurabad
Phone: +92-21-34941497
www.mca.com.pk