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PUCAD to organize Conference & Workshop
PUCAD to organize Conference & Workshop

LAHORE: (Monday, March 7, 2022): The second chapter of ‘Sarir-e-Khama; the Art of the Pen’, an international conference on calligraphy, along with a practical workshop, is being organized by the Punjab University College of Art and Design from 8th to 12th March, 2022, at the prestigious and historic Senate Hall, Old Campus. Special Assistant to Prime Minister on Culture, Arts and Related Communications Mr Shahzad Nawaz will be the chief guest at the opening ceremony while PU VC Prof Dr Niaz Ahmad Akhtar, College Principal Prof Dr Sumera Jawad, Chief Convener Sarir-e Khama Prof Dr Anis Siddiqi and others will participate in the event.  The second International Conference and Workshop on calligraphy, Sarir-e Khama 2022 (Art of the Pen), have commenced on Monday with associated activities. Research Papers, Talks, Practical Demonstration of various styles of Calligraphy, Performances by College students and a formally curated exhibition of calligraphy are the salient features of this conference. Along with master calligraphers and scholars from Pakistan, international delegates from Turkey, Iran, and Yemen will present and share their views and art at the event. The exhibition of work of selected local and international calligraphy artists would be another feather in the hat.