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Profile of Mohammed Shakil Saigol
 

Hails from a family of pioneering industrialists, who migrated to Pakistan during the partition. He graduated in Fine Arts with distinction from Government College, Lahore. He unveiled his work for the first time at a solo show in Lahore in 1991, at age 47. His solo exhibition at the Abrash Air Gallery, London in October 1999 was a huge success. His private commissions of Jamavar shawl paintings are a deeply moving body of work on Afghanistan. The land God forgot. Shakil Saigol’s paintings can be seen in various exhibitions and collections in Pakistan and abroad. His other solo exhibitions were held at Private World Lahore Art Gallery Lahore (1991), chawkandi Art Gallery in Karachi (1995) and Sursundari Canvas Gallery, Karachi (2004). He has also participated in group exhibitions like 7th National Exhibition of Visual Arts PNCA, Islamabad (1996), Triennale Sharjah Museum Sharjah (2001), Uraan Exhibition, Gulgee Museum, Karachi (2002); and National Art Exhibition, Lahore (2003).



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Mohammed Shakil  Saigol




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