Around k-town: A round-up of what’s happening in the city this weekend

From ghazal nights to art exhibitions, we've got you covered


KARACHI: Weekend is here and it is time to re-charge and relax. Quite a lot is happening in Karachi, so take a pick from all the interesting events happening in the next couple of days:

1. Soulful Melodies- Umeed ki Kiran

If you’re up for taking it slow this weekend and just want to relax and have a good time, then this is for you. Ghazal maestro, Tina Sani will be in the house in her amazing deliverance of Faiz Ahmed Faiz’s work.

Date & Time: Mar 17, 7pm to midnight

Address: Indus Valley School of Art & Architecture: ST-33، Block 2, Scheme 5, Clifton, Karachi

2. International Public Art Festival 2019

The work of more than 50 artists is being showcased at Karachi Port Trust. Curated by Amin Gulgee, Zarmeene Shah and Sara Pagganwala, the show is full of talent, expertise and creativity for exhibiting the works of photographers, painters and sculptors.

Date & Time: Mar 14 to Mar 16, 6pm to 9pm

Address: Karachi Port Trust Building: Nawab Mahabat Khanji Road. West Wharf, Karachi

3. Contemporary Anxieties – The Body And Its politics

The work of seven artists is up in IVS’s gallery. Titled ‘Contemporary Anxieties,’ the show depicts the relation of mind and body with the environment. The show is running till March 28.

Date & Time: Mar 16, 4:30pm to 8pm

Address: Indus Valley School of Art & Architecture: ST-33، Block 2, Scheme 5, Clifton, Karachi

4. Jashan-e-Baharan 2019

This is all fun and recreation for both members and non-members of Pavilion End Club. There will be musical concerts, fireworks, rides, flower shower, pet show, circus and of course, food.

Date & Time: Mar 16, 1pm to midnight

Address: Pavilion End Club: Aladin Amusement Park Rd, Block 11 Gulshan-e-Iqbal, Karachi

 

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