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68- Mall Road, Lahore.

042-99200953,042-99230791

Cultural Complex Gaddafi Stadium

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info@lac.punjab.gov.pk

Alhamra is the heart of Lahore as Lahore is the cultural capital of the country. Alhamra is basically an Arabic word, which literally means a woman in “Red Clothes”. This was the name initially given to the Royal enclave at Cordoba Spain by the Arabs. The palaces and other buildings were constructed in red bricks. The idea of constructing buildings of this style for an Arts Council was conceived by our illustrious Architect Mr. Nayyar Ali Dada.The building of Alhamra Arts Council was being awarded with Agha Khan Award for architecture in the seven Award distributing ceremony being held in 1998 at the Alhambra in Granada, Spain.
The Arts Gallery extends over an area of about 11,000 sqft and is used for exhibition of art works for solo as well as group shows. It is divided into...
The Art Museum located at Alhamra Cultural Complex Qaddafi Stadium is known as the  Art Musuem and houses the collection of paintings, print...

THe Art Gallery provides the facility of portraying artworks in any organized exhibition solo or group work by different artists.

Alhamra Arts Council's Newsletter provides all the general public with an insight of latest news and media coverage of functions being held at Alhamra.

Press Clippings

LAHORE:Alhamra Art Centre has released 300 video lectures on the ancient instrument “Sarangi” in a modern style studio here Monday.Sarangi is a folk instrument; which came to be accepted as a classical instrument during the time of Muhammad Shah...

Jan 19, 2021

LAHORE   -   The Alhamra Arts Council is promoting and projecting art and culture of the country in an effort to keep them alive and improve the socioeconomic conditions of artistes. Lahore Arts Council (LAC) Executive Director Saman Rai expressed...

Jan 18, 2021

LAHORE:The work to draft the cultural policy has been completed. In this regard, an important meeting was held here Friday at Alhamra Arts Centre, The Mall.The meeting was chaired by Lahore Arts Council Executive Director Saman Rai. The meeting was...

Jan 16, 2021

Alhamra Academy of Performing Arts

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Kathak Dance

Kathak is one of the eight forms of Indian classical dances, originated from India.

Drama Acting

Acting is the work of an actor or actress, which is a person in theatre, television, film, or any other storytelling medium who tells the story

Drawing

Drawing is a form of visual art that makes use of any number of drawing instruments to mark a two-dimensional medium

Vocal

Singing is the act of producing musical sounds with the voice, and augments regular speech by the use of both tonality and rhythm.

Guitar

The guitar is a string instrument of the chordophone family constructed from wood and strung with either nylon or steel strings

Tabla

The Tabla is a membranophone percussion instrument, used in Asian classical music and in popular and devotional music of the subcontinent.

Flute

The flute is a musical instrument of the woodwind family.

Violin

The violin is a string instrument, usually with four strings tuned in perfect fifths.