About The Artist

Muhammad Javed is a painter, curator and writer from Pakistan. He is practicing since his graduation in Fine Arts from National college of Arts, Lahore in1962 and has nine Solo Shows at his credit held in the country and abroad in addition to his participation in the group exhibitions. In 1989 he received First Annual Distinguished Artist Award from MIT, USA. He is a well-travelled artist.

In 2013 a book A Man of the Arts-Muhammad Javed edited by Dr. Shaukat Mahmood comprising views & reviews of different prominent art critics and writers was published encompassing plus five decades of his career as painter, which also reflected history of Pakistani art. Another book on his work and life is being published containing thesis for M Phil done by Shabnam Abbasi a research scholar from University of the Punjab in 2017.

Muhammad Javed has curated more than 150 exhibitions of artworks and has written articles on art and artists. He is also teaching art to the selected students.