Canvas is recognised as one of the leading art galleries in Pakistan. Founded in 1999 , the gallery is committed to the discovery, support, development and promotion of Pakistani art and artists. Situated in Karachi, the commercial and industrial capital of the country, Canvas Gallery has served to focus on the new art of Pakistan, especially by the modern and contemporary artists. In its attempt to move beyond the mere act of selling or showcasing the art pieces, this gallery concentrates on bringing artists from various parts of the country together , and to encourage young and talented artists. in this course, Canvas Gallery displays works of cutting edge nature and experimental quality – ranging from paintings, sculptures, digital prints to installations and video installations . Due to its high reputation, not only young artists seek to associate with Canvas Gallery, but the well established artists of the country are also showing with Canvas.
Internationally recognised, Canvas Gallery has curated Pakistani art shows in USA , UK, Middle East and Far East.
With two shows a month, Canvas is a stimulating and unique visual arts venue with a constantly changing inventory of approximately 1,000 original works by more than 100 established and emerging Pakistani artists.
For discerning collectors as well as first time buyers, a visit to Canvas is a worthwhile experience. Canvas offers services that range from general advice to searches for particular pieces – to consultations for individuals, businesses or corporations wishing to start or build their collections.
Mohammad Ali Talpur