Category Archives: National College of Arts NCA Lahore

Italian contemporary art history lecture delivered at National College of Arts – Rawalpindi NCA

Italian contemporary art history lecture delivered at National College of Arts – Rawalpindi NCA RAWALPINDI: Lavinia Filippi, Italian art historian and contemporary art critic delivered today a largely attended presentation at the National College of Arts – Rawalpindi on “Arte Povera” (literally Poor Art), an art movement that started in Italy at the end of the […]

National College of Arts (NCA) holds lecture on TV channels’ race for rating

National College of Arts (NCA) holds lecture on TV channels’ race for rating LAHORE: The Archives Department of the National College of Arts (NCA) on Monday organised a lecture on ‘Race for Rating and Pakistani TV Channels’ by renowned journalist Sohail Warriach. NCA Principal Dr Murtaza Jaffri, faculty members and a large number of students were […]

National College of Arts (NCA) fires six contractual faculty members

National College of Arts (NCA)  fires six contractual faculty members LAHORE- The National College of Arts (NCA) administration has fired six contractual faculty members by violating the Cabinet Division decision and putting the future of students on stake, The Nation has learnt on Tuesday. According to a letter issued by the NCA Registrar services of six […]

Pakistani, Scottish society’s integration display at National College of Art (NCA)

Pakistani, Scottish society’s integration display at National College of Art (NCA) LAHORE: Depicting the multiculturalism between Pakistani and Scottish societies, exhibition titled ‘Migrantegration: Migration and Integration stories from Pakistan and Scotland’ kicked off at Zahoor ul Akhlaq Art Gallery of National College of Art (NCA) here on Monday. Organised by British Council Arts Programme, the exhibition […]

Verdict reserved in National College of Arts NCA case

Verdict reserved in National College of Arts NCA case LAHORE - THE Lahore High Court on Thursday reserved verdict on a petition challenging admission of students in National College of Arts on the basis of favouritism instead of merit. The petitioners through their counsel Aftab Ahmed Bajwa argued that NCA administration had issued a list of new […]

Laptops distributed among National College of Arts NCA students

Laptops distributed among National College of Arts NCA students LAHORE – A laptop distribution ceremony was held at National College of Arts on Saturday. On the occasion, Special Assistant to CM Punjab on Education Zaeem Qadri, advisor to CM Zakia Shahnawaz, Shaista Pervaiz Malik, Uzma Bukhari, Principal National College of Arts Dr Shabnam Khan and teachers […]

Students of National College of Arts (NCA) to hold Short Film Festival tomorrow

Students of National College of Arts (NCA) to hold Short Film Festival tomorrow LAHORE – Students of National College of Arts (NCA) have planned to hold an online Short Film Festival on Friday wherein 10 short movies would be screened. The festival, featuring short films by the students from Pakistan and India, would be held on […]

Painting exhibition ‘Mind Maps’ inaugurated at Pakistan National Council of Arts PNCA

Painting exhibition ‘Mind Maps’ inaugurated at Pakistan National Council of Arts PNCA ISLAMABAD: The inaugural ceremony of paintings exhibition of National College of Arts (NCA) graduates titled `Mind Maps’ was held here on Wednesday. The exhibition was comprised of select works of eleven artists arranged at Pakistan National Council of the Arts at National Art Gallery […]

National College of Arts (NCA) students show their talent in thesis

National College of Arts (NCA) students show their talent in thesis LAHORE: Art, style, creativity, inspiration, vision, all these were the basics behind the annual thesis display of National College of Arts (NCA). The display, which started on January 16, has attracted a large number of visitors, including art students, renowned artists, art lovers and art […]

National College of Arts (NCA) reply sought over ‘art of tampering’

National College of Arts (NCA) reply sought over ‘art of tampering’ LAHORE – Lahore High Court (LHC) Justice Shujaat Ali Khan on Wednesday sought reply from National College of Arts (NCA) principal and other authorities by February 1, on a petition accusing the institution of tampering marks of many passed students to adjust failed ones in […]

Reference for National College of Arts NCA principal

Reference for National College of Arts NCA principal LAHORE- A reference in memory of the late Mark Ritter Sponenburgh, the founder principal of NCA, who passed away at the age 95 at his home in Oregon, USA, was held at the National College of Arts. The event was attended by former principals and teachers of NCA, including, […]

MA Visual Arts Degree Show kicks off – National College of Arts NCA Lahore

MA Visual Arts Degree Show kicks off - National College of Arts NCA Lahore LAHORE – MA Visual Arts Degree Show 2012 was kicked off at National College of Arts here on Sunday. A number of students including Nashmia Haroon, Aneela Ansari, Wardah Bukhari, YasirAzeem, FaheemTufail, Kiran, Ayesha Maryam, Sobia Ahmed, Sana Kazi and Aisha Rahim […]

From bridges to art NCA students to paint murals on all bridges in the capital

From bridges to art NCA students to paint murals on all bridges in the capital ISLAMABAD – The Capital Development Authority on Friday launched a drive to beautify bridges in the city that would be dedicated to national heroes. The initiative was launched at China Chowk Underpass that has been beautified by mural paintings by […]

NCA’s founding principal passes away

NCA’s founding principal passes away The gallery6, Islamabad, has released news of the death of a man who contributed significantly to the development of arts in Pakistan. Mark Writter Sponenburgh (1916-2012), founder principal of the National College of Arts, Lahore, passed away peacefully at the age of 95 in his home at Seal Rock, Oregon, […]

Lok Rahs theatre competition from 21st Sep at National College of Arts (NCA)

Lok Rahs theatre competition from 21st Sep at National College of Arts (NCA) A three-day Lok Rahs theatre competition will be held at National College of Arts (NCA) from September 21 to 23. Best play, actor, actress, script, direction and best production design awards will be distributed among the event participants. Students from drama societies of […]

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