Maktab: A Miniature Painters’ Atelier at the Lahore Fort
As part of the inaugural Lahore Biennale, the Aga Khan Museum and the renowned Pakistani artist Imran Quershi have recreated a miniature painters’ workshop in the historic setting of the Lahore Fort. The project uses the miniature painting technique as a bridge between historic and contemporary arts. 23 young artists are part of the project, in which new works will be created within the historic setting of the Maktab of the Fort. The project runs from 18 – 31 March 2018 and is a joint partnership between the Lahore Biennale Foundation, the Lahore Walled City Authority, the National College of Arts, the Aga Khan Trust for Culture Pakistan, and the Aga Khan Museum. It is sponsored by Jubilee Life Insurance Pakistan.