About

My Journey

 Born in Peshawar (Pakistan) in KPK province. Presently living in   New York.

Primary Education from Johar Abad near Sargodah (Punjab), Pakistan

Middle and Matriculation from Edwards High School Peshawar city, Pakistan.

BFA and MFA from Peshawar University, Pakistan in 1985.

Diploma in Professional Photography from New York.

 
 Joined Pakistan Television Corporation Peshawar Center as Set Designer.
 
 
Served Department of Art & Design University of Peshawar as Assistant Professor and Chairman of the department.
Inspired by the Persian old master Kamal-ud –din Behzad (A miniaturist).  I also like the work of Shakir Ali, Abdur-Rehman Chughtai, Ghulam Rasool, Jamil naqsh in Pakistan. Leonardo da Vinci and Rembrandt are my favorite European old masters. Gary Tucker, Nitin Singh and Tim Wilmot are my favorite Water colorists.
Member of Art League of Long island New York and Huntington Arts Council.
Exhibited my work for so many times.
Won some local Awards like Gul Gee award and S.S. Hyder painting Award.
I have designed and executed cultural float for the Govt. of KPK for 23rdMarch (Pakistan Day) occasion at Islamabad (Pakistan) for so many years which used to be a big event of national level.
Designed Meelad Chowk ( square) at Naya Darwaza near Khan’s Club, Chowk Yadgar Peshawar, Pakistan.
                    I have been working on my project “Lotus Educational Training Program” which is an Art learning Tutorial Program on YouTube  and Daily motion since 2015. If you are an art lover and want to learn painting or Drawing, you can watch my tutorials on You Tube.
Recently i started a  Watercolor video tutorial program for the beginners. Idea of Taking on-line classes and  personal teaching one to one are also in the tube.