Home / Misc / GCU: Annual Fine Arts Exhibition attracts students

GCU: Annual Fine Arts Exhibition attracts students

 

By Raneya Chaudhry

LAHORE: (Feb 20, 2017) A diverse range of artworks and creations by fine arts students of Government College University Lahore were put on display for the art lovers at the university’s Annual Fine Arts Exhibition 2017 opened on Monday at the Abdus Salam Hall.

Noted artist and Old Ravian Dr. Ajaz Anwar inaugurated the exhibition which housed a wide range of student’s art work including drawing, paintings, designing, ceramics, photography, sketching and calligraphy.

“Each year, this annual exhibition gives us an opportunity to highlight the talents of our students,” said GCU Fine Arts Department Incharge Erfan Ullah Babar, adding that “their work proves that how creative, hard-working and talented our students really are.”

Erfan Erfan Ullah Babar told media that about 520 artworks were on display by the 53 intermediate and BFA (Hons), saying that their courses in fine arts gave students opportunities to develop creative skills, technical knowledge and values which were must to become a professional artists.

Speaking on occasion, Vice Chancellor Prof. Dr. Hassan Amir Shah said GCU students possessed high creativity potential and would enrich the nation’s art scene. He says that arts has a great role in promoting world peace and understanding each other as it is a common language that goes well beyond all the cultural and social divisions.

Dr Ajaz Anwar lauded the efforts of GCU Fine Arts Department that has been regularly hosting arts exhibitions for the last many years. “This support to the artist community by GCU undoubtedly leads to the promotion of art in the country,” he said.

He stressed that fine arts education should be made mandatory for all students without any discrimination up to Intermediate level as it helped in expanding learning boundaries and gave motivational tools to students to unlock a deeper understanding of their education and life.

Registrar Saboor Ahmad Khan also visited the exhibition and appreciated the artwork of students.

Talking to media, GCU Fine Arts Society President Hamza Bin Faisal said that he could not explain in words how proud he feels as he stands next to his seven artworks at the exhibition. He said he had won the top prize in Still Life Competition at the exhibition. GCU students Zubair Kohkar and Arooj Irfan also secured positions in different competitions which were part of the two-day exhibition.

Comment Using Facebook

Check Also

Protesting University Teachers March to HEC Secretariat

FAPUASA leaders meet Federal Education Ministry officials to get assurance for mediation and withdrawal of …

67 comments

  1. Black Friday ������ �����

    Looking forward to reading more. Great article post.Really looking forward to read more. Really Cool.

  2. Would you be considering exchanging links?

  3. the time to read or take a look at the content material or websites we ave linked to below the

  4. I have been checking out a few of your articles and i must say nice stuff. I will make sure to bookmark your site.

  5. how to get free chips on wsop

    Thanks a lot for the blog article.Much thanks again. Awesome.

  6. Right now it sounds like Movable Type is the top blogging platform out there right now.

  7. tarot del amor

    Thanks again for the blog post.Really looking forward to read more. Want more.

  8. Good day I am so happy I found your blog page, I really found you by mistake, while I was searching on Digg for something else, Anyhow I am here now and would just like to say thanks a lot for a tremendous post and a all round interesting blog (I also love the theme/design), I don’t have time to browse it all at the moment but I have saved it and also added your RSS feeds, so when I have time I will be back to read more, Please do keep up the great work.

  9. Looking forward to reading more. Great blog.Thanks Again. Keep writing.

  10. An interesting discussion is worth comment. I think that you should write more on this topic, it might not be a taboo subject but generally people are not enough to speak on such topics. To the next. Cheers

  11. IELTS Classes in Karachi

    It as good to come across a blog every once

  12. Very good post.Really thank you! Keep writing.

  13. Hello my family member! I want to say that this article is amazing, great written and come with approximately all important infos. I?¦d like to see extra posts like this .

  14. You completed a few nice points there. I did a search on the topic and found the majority of persons will consent with your blog.

  15. see the website

    There is certainly a lot to learn about this subject. I like all of the points you have made.

  16. Nice blog here! Also your web site loads up fast! What host are you using? Can I get your affiliate link to your host? I wish my website loaded up as fast as yours lol

  17. Wow, superb blog layout! How lengthy have you ever been running a blog for? you make running a blog look easy. The entire look of your site is excellent, let alone the content material!

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.