One of the premier art galleries in Pakistan, Eye For Art, brings the moderns masters of Pakistani art and old master paintings to the US.
What started as a simple exhibition in Washington D.C., has evolved into a full-time gallery space in New York, a digital presence, and weekend shows in various cities around the US. Eye for Art’s focus has been in the “Modern Art” category including artists such as Sadequain, Gulgee, Chughtai, Jamil Naqsh, Bashir Mirza and Ahmed Parvez.
While the gallery has been around in Pakistan since 2004, the US presence is more recent. The idea behind bringing the gallery to the US stemmed from Eye for Art director, Ramez Qamer’s, interest and journey into exploring and buying culturally meaningful art from South Asia.
Jannah’s List recently spoke with Qamer on evoking the nostalgia of buying art that connected him to his heritage, educating his clients on how to look at Pakistani art as an investment, and his upcoming show in Washington D.C. [Read more...]