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Moving Masterpieces

By Sheharyar Imran

Pakistani truck art, a form of embellishing vehicles that dates back to the Raj, is so commonly found on local roads, that it has become almost hackneyed in the eyes of most of the population. 712 more words


Pakistani Cargo Truck Art....in Kansas City?!?

Asheer Akram, an artist and sculptor of Pakistani descent, was born in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma in 1984. He and a group of artists and artisans from Kansas City, Missouri have started the “Pakistani Cargo Truck Initiative” – which is formatted around the visual aesthetic of the cargo trucks of Pakistan and the ideas that surround their intended purposes. 393 more words