In Memoriam: Lubna Agha – Artist in White - Blog - Islamic Arts Magazine. In February this year, a retrospective of art by Lubna Agha was featured at the Gardiner Art Gallery on the campus of Oklahoma State University in Stillwater, Oklahoma.
An outstanding exhibition featuring many of her recent paintings, it would be Lubna’s last. Lubna passed away May 6 at her home in Boston, Massachusetts. The artist Lubna Agha / Courtesy of Yusuf Agha Lubna graduated from Mina Art School in Karachi, Pakistan in 1967, and at a very young age became one of the most recognized painters in the country. In the 1960s she painted colorful abstract compositions, exhibited at the Arts Council as well as newly established galleries in Karachi, Lahore and Islamabad. Lubna Agha / 2 Bowls, 19x34.5 in / Courtesy of Yusuf Agha In the 1970s, she became famous for her White series, delicate minimalist paintings with cotton ball shapes delineated by calligraphic lines and sweeps of black and red paint.
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Smithsonian Institution Libraries. World Treasures of the Library of Congress: Beginnings. The international collections of the Library of Congress started with the arrival of the Thomas Jefferson library in 1815. Today the Library's international collections are unparalleled; they are comprehensive in scope and include research materials in more than 460 languages and in many media. Like its sister exhibition, American Treasures, this installation will be an ongoing exhibition and will feature the most treasured materials. The Library of Congress international gallery starts with "Beginnings," an exploration of how world cultures have dealt with the creation of the universe and explained the heavens and the earth. "Beginnings" will run through March 15, 2003.
World Treasures will reopen with a new theme Fall, 2005. Artnet - The Art World Online. Global Gallery - The Online Art Source - Fine Art Prints & Posters. Web Gallery of Art, image collection, virtual museum, searchable database of European fine arts (1000-1850) Digital Collections. The Pictures collection includes material in a wide variety of formats which document significant people, places and events in Australian history and society and to some extent, the activities of Australians overseas, especially in Antarctica and Papua New Guinea.
Comprising photographs, prints, drawings, watercolours, cartoons, miniatures, paintings, architectural plans, objects and sculpture, the collection documents the lives of past and present Australians, and the communities and landscapes they inhabit. People seeking historical images of Australian towns and landscapes, portraits of public figures, images of colonial life, early illustrations of Australian flora and fauna, political cartoons or contemporary photographs of popular culture and current events, will find the collection invaluable. Pictures are acquired primarily for their documentary value, although the collection contains many great works of art. Highlights.