K.Mehmood started his career as an artist with a two year Art and Design Diploma from Alhamra Arts Council in 1982. After graduating from National College of Arts, he did his Masters in Painting from College of Art and Design University of the Punjab Lahore in 1993. Since 1993, he was working as Graphic designer and also practicing his art as a freelance artist. He participated in Various group shows at Allhamra Arts Council Lahore. After having a long studio practice he started displaying his work again in Galleries. Recently he displayed his work in Minhas Art Gallery Lahore. Furthermore, his work publised in First International Watercolor Birnnale Pakistan 2016. He was always very facinated from landscape and cityscape artists, he usually captures different moment of casual life happening in cities. He worked in Oil on Canvas and also in Watercolor. But currently his work is on Charcoal and Acrylic on Canvas. He is trying to express his emotional attachment with cityscapes in his own way.
“To see color is a delight for the eye but to see black and white is a delight for the soul”
This is Lahore my life and my work is its soul. Lahore’s crumbling facades is a reminiscence of its
Glorious past, its labyrinth full of daily life routine ,is need to be recorded and conserve before it completely disappear.
My simplified expressional work is a direct message to bring in the much ignored issue. It is a tribute to Lahore, to its heritage, and trust for future generations.
Message Let’s Celebrate! Unique Lively Lahori - life style and its Mystic Aura.
Date of Birth: 1965-02-01 in Lahore, Pakistan.
Qualification: 1989 BFA (Graphic Design) National College of Arts, Lahore, Pakistan.