Wardha Shabbir, I Have Seen An Ocean, 2021, Work on Paper, 114.3 x 185.42 cm
Courtesy of Wardha Shabbir
Canvas Gallery is one of the leading art galleries in Pakistan. Founded in 1999, the gallery is committed to the discovery, support, development, and promotion of art and artists from Pakistan. Situated in the cosmopolitan city of Karachi , Canvas focuses in showcasing cutting edge art of the 21st century.
Concentrating on modern and contemporary trends, Canvas Gallery has hosted shows of renowned artists like Rashid Rana, Imran Qureshi, Aisha Khalid, Adeela Suleman, Naiza Khan, Salman Toor, and Waqas Khan to name a few. The gallery has also curated art from Pakistan internationally, exhibiting in the USA, UK,the Middle East, and the Far East.
Today Canvas is a stimulating and unique visual arts venue that boasts a constantly changing inventory of approximately 1,000 original works by more than 100 established and emerging artists from Pakistan. With over 24 exhibitions annually as well as residencies and diverse collaborative projects, Canvas also offers consultations for institutional, private, and corporate collections.
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