Department of Visual Arts


Faculty of Visual Arts Department received Young Artist’s Award at Annual Young Artist’s Exhibition, 2019

Visual Arts Department is blessed to have promising visual artists who are practicing devotedly. Ms. Sidra Liaqat is one of the talented young staff members who is working as a Lecturer of Visual Arts from the last five years. She is a contemporary miniature painter and has got two gold medals in her academic career. Besides this, she has also received four awards at the Annual Young Artist’s Exhibition. This exhibition provides a platform to the young emerging artists from all over Pakistan to participate and exhibit their paintings, drawings, sculptures, ceramics, printmaking and video art on annual bases. Visual Arts Department feels proud to announce that in the 15th Annual Exhibition of Young Artists by the Lahore Arts Council organized at Alhamra Art Gallery held on 10th April 2019, Ms.Sidra Liaqat has been honored to receive the award for the top ten best artworks on her miniature painting titled as “Brush knitted metaphors”. Her work was very well appreciated by the artist fraternity and the viewers coming from diverse backgrounds.
Details of her other awards have also been mentioned below:
1.    2013- Memoirs of the Future
2.    2017- Young at Art
3.    2018- Take Off
4.    2019- Current…

Ms. Sidra Liaqat (Lecturer of Visual Arts) while receiving Young Artist’s Award, 2019
Group Photograph of all the ten Young Artists who received Young Artist’s Award at the Annual Exhibition held at Alhamra Art Gallery on 10th April, 2019
Award winning painting entitled “Brush Knitted Metaphors” by Ms. Sidra Liaqat

Exhibition of Wood Cut by Mr. Mehboob Ali

Naseem Hafiz Qazi Gallery
Institute of Visual Arts & Design
Lahore College for Women University
20th March 2018

The Visual Arts Department, under the supervision of Director IVAD Dr. Rifaat Saif Dar, organized the Exhibition of Wood Cut by an internationally renowned printmaker Mr. Mahboob Ali, in the Naseem Hafiz Qazi Gallery, IVAD on 20th March 2018. The exhibition was inaugurated by the former foreign minister of Pakistan, Sardar Asif Ahmed Ali. The event was graced by the well known members of the artist community, the faculty of LCWU and the students. The art works portray the built heritage of Lahore, landscape and portraits in the wood cut technique. The exhibition aimed to revive the manual skill of print making in this technical era. The exhibition will continue till 22nd March 2018.

Top Ten Award received by the faculty member of Visual Arts Department

REPORT-INTERNATIONAL SOLO SHOWS OF THE FACULTY MEMBERS OF Textile Design Department , Graphic Design Department and Visual Arts Department IVAD.

Lahore College for Women University Lahore

Top Ten Award received by the faculty member of Visual Arts Department

Hebei Normal University Shijhazuang, China celebrated International week and organized teachers International Art Exhibition from 15th November 2017 to 22rd November 2017, at the Museum Gallery of the University. The prominent teachers from Hebie Nornal University China, Chungnam National University Korea and Lahore College for Women University Lahore participated in this week and exhibited their excellent created works. During this International week four artists belong to Lahore College for Women University successfully displayed their Solo Shows. Dr. Samina Nasim Textile Design Department, Aeysha Bilal Graphic Design Department, Sidra Liaqat and Asma Majeed from Visual Arts Department IVAD.  

Dr. Samina Nasim, Textile Design Department