Whats on this week: Exhibitions
As they say, ‘Home is where the heart is’ and this week my heart is definitely set on sourcing some exquisite locally crafted pieces for the home. Looking forward to some great events this week, firstly the Artisanal Stoneware exhibition which brings a great variety of floors, gardens, patios, courtyards, fountains and accessories. The there is the Home Staging Event, which brings together a trio of talent: Architecture by Almakky Designs, Furniture by Zahra Ebrahim, and Art by Qamar Siddiqui. As the festive season continues in full bloom, there are still several clothes and jewellery exhibitions going on. Fae & Prerto and Mehreen Qazafi, will be hosting events that will showcase clothes and jewellery. Annus Abrar unveils his ‘Bedazzled’ collection and Fabourouge has a viewing of its formal and semi-formals this weekend. Finally there’s a trifecta of design headed to Karachi from Lahore – Studio S, Zohra Rahman and Abbas Carpets are holding a group exhibition featuring fashion, jewellery and carpets.
An exhibition of exquisite homeware chiselled in Pakistani Stone by local Artisans.
When: Friday 16th December
Where: 38th Street off Khayaban-e-Roomi, Phase 8
Timings: 10 am to 7 pm
Zahra Ebrahim’s Home Staging December 2016
A collaborative home staging, comprising of architecture by Almakky Designs,furniture by Zahra Ebrahim,art by Qamar Siddiqui.
When: Saturday, Sunday 17th December, 18th December
Where: 109/2, Street 29, Khayaban e Muhafiz
Timings: 11 am to 6 pm
Fae & Prerto
FAE brings to you contemporary fashion with a fresh take on modern tailoring, combined with innovative pattern cutting and luxurious fabrics, you are all set for some show stopping glamour. Throw in some fashion jewellery by Prerto, you have the perfect look for this season!
When: Thursday, 15th December
Where: 82, 30th Street Khayaban e Seher
Timings: 1 pm to 7pm
Mehreen Qazafi : Exhibition Lucknowi Chikankari, Rajasthani Gota & Jewellry
Traditions never die, and when they are crafts like Lucknowi Chikankari, Rajasthani gota, ikat and beautiful Jewellery, then it is worth it.
When: Wednesday, Thursday 21st, 22nd December
Timings : 5pm to 10pm
Where: Grandeur Art Gallery
Annus Abrar’s Fall Festive Collection
Collection titled “Bedazzled” will be showcased for placement of orders
When: Friday, Saturday 16th & 17th of December 2016
Where: 4A/2 Main Khayabane Bahria, Phase 5 DHA
Timings : 12pm to 6 pm
Fabarouge bring their new collection a blend of semi formal and formals for the upcoming festive season.
When: Thursday, 15th December
Where: 37/2 5th Zulfiqar Street Phase 8
Timings: 12pm to 5pm
THE DESIGN TRIFECTA SHOWCASE
The Design Trifecta exhibition is bringing the best of design, in fashion, jewellery and interiors from Lahore to Karachi. Studio S, Zohra Rahman and Abbas Carpets will be exhibiting their latest collections this weekend.
When: Saturday 17th December – Sunday 18th December
Where: 2C 10th Commercial Lane, Zamzama, Karachi
Timings: 12pm to 8pm