Nadia Sani

Education

2017-18

Diploma in Photoshop

Diploma in Graphics design

Shaw Academy UK

2015

Certification Grumbacher Art

Thalo-Artist community

Oil painting, Mixed media, Sculpture, Calligraphy, Design & Composition

2012

Certification Wiltons Method of cake decorating

Gravity defying sculpted cakes artist. Master in making life like sugar flowers, figures & other edible décor. Experienced in working with Butter cream, Sugar veil, Isomalt, Edible printers and spray guns.

1999-2002

Masters in fine arts

National College of Arts, Lahore/Pakistan

Indian Miniature painting/Graphics design

[Persian, Mughal, Pahari, Rajasthani, contemporary]


Professional Experience

2012- ongoing

Wiltons Method Instructor for cake decoration

Teaching at Michaels & BulkBarn Edmonton /Canada

2007 - 2008

Miniature painting workshop

Extended Studies program

ACAD Calgary/Alberta

2004

Summer workshop miniature painting

Instructor. Qatar

2004

Fine arts (oil painting, drawing)

Visual arts

Instructor, Qatar Academy, Doha/ Qatar

2003 - 2004

Miniature painting

Visiting Assistant Professor of National College of Arts, Lahore

June2002- july2002

Creative arts director

Organized and instruct summer Art workshops for kids at McDonalds Lahore/ Pakistan

Exhibition Record

2001.

Group exhibition: “All Pakistan Exhibition of Miniature Artists”,

Islamabad, Lahore, Karachi, Peshawar/Pakistan.

2002

Group exhibition: “Miniature Paintings from Pakistan”,

Oslo/Norway.

2002.

Thesis exhibition: NCA Zahoor-ul-Akhlaq art gallery,

Lahore/Pakistan.

2003

Group exhibition: “Contemporary Miniatures from Pakistan” KUNJ art gallery,

Karachi/Pakistan.

2004

Solo exhibition: Qatar art central,

Doha/Qatar.

2008

Exhibition ‘The western Muslim magazine event”

Calgary/Alberta

Awards

2004

Haji Sharif Award, (excellence in Miniature Painting) National College of Arts, Lahore.

Shakir Ali/ Kipling Award, (highest merit award) National College of Arts Lahore.

Distinction Award, Thesis Project, National College of Arts, Lahore

2002

Best female performer. NCA. Lahore.

2002

Merit scholarship for MFA


Collections

National College of Arts

Sajjda Haider Vandal [Principal NCA]

Many other pieces are in private collections.


Exhibition Record

2001.

Group exhibition: “All Pakistan Exhibition of Miniature Artists”,

Islamabad, Lahore, Karachi, Peshawar/Pakistan.

2002

Group exhibition: “Miniature Paintings from Pakistan”,

Oslo/Norway.

2002.

Thesis exhibition: NCA Zahoor-ul-Akhlaq art gallery,

Lahore/Pakistan.

2003

Group exhibition: “Contemporary Miniatures from Pakistan” KUNJ art gallery,

Karachi/Pakistan.

2004

Solo exhibition: Qatar art central,

Doha/Qatar.

2008

Exhibition ‘The western Muslim magazine event”

Calgary/Alberta

2017

Miniature Exhibition in Rouge Sparrow gallery 

Wetaskiwin/Alberta


ASSOCIATIONS

Member CARFAC Edmonton AB

Member Art Foundation

Member Edmonton Arts Council


PORTFOLIOS available on fb, twitter, instagram as:

EdibleArtbyNadia

MiniatureArtbyNadia


Other Professional participations

Feb. 2003

Art-Smart design competition organized by IAL Communications private limited Karachi.

2002

Worked for Alhamra Arts council’s production in collaboration with Alif Adaab as co-director and performer.

Pioneer of “Kathak dance society”, NCA, Lahore.

” All Pakistan Youth Theatre festival” under CDES at GIK

The Punjab Theatre Festival.

2001

“All Pakistan Youth Theatre festival” at Alhamra cultural complex Lahore.

” All Pakistan Youth Theatre festival” under CDES at GIK

Performance of Alif Adaab theatre society in Alhamra Cultural Complex independently for two days.

2000

Pioneer of the theatrical society “Alif Adaab” in NCA