Academic Programmes at Fine Art Asia and Hong Kong Spotlight by Art Basel

29 October, 2020

Amna Naqvi spoke at the Academic Programmes at Fine Art Asia and Hong Kong Spotlight by Art Basel at the Hong Kong Convention Centre. The lecture series was titled 'Living with the Old and the New-Collecting Contemporary and Historic Art.
The talk focused on on cross collecting from various eras. These insightful Academic Programmes presented by: The Hong Kong Palace Museum, Fine Art Asia and Hong Kong Spotlight by Art Basel.

Collector Spotlight: Amna Naqvi - Lecture at the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston

19 November, 2019

Hong Kong-based collector, philanthropist, and gallerist Amna Naqvi sees herself as an enabler and a storyteller. Through the AAN Foundation, which she co-founded, Naqvi creates platforms for contemporary artists from Pakistan to launch ambitious projects in Asia and globally. Join us for a private reception and take part in an intimate conversation about Naqvi’s unique view of collecting and its impact. Following the reception, enjoy reserved seating at Naqvi’s public lecture.

- Museum of Fine Arts, Boston

Return to the Arts: Contemporary Art in Pakistan Today - Public Lecture at Museum of Fine Arts, Boston

13 November, 2019

Join Amna Naqvi to hear about her unique perspective on collecting the arts of Pakistan today. Pakistan’s art scene has changed significantly in the past half-century. Today it is home to an ever-widening array of artist collectives and schools, public art projects, galleries, and a newly minted biennale. Naqvi is an integral player in this changing landscape. She nurtures talent through the AAN Foundation, building platforms for new work and supporting artists trying to show their work on a global stage. - Museum of Fine Arts, Boston


The AAN Foundation was honored at the Asia Society Art and Culture Gala

08 June, 2021

The AAN Foundation will be honored by the Asia Society at the Arts and Culture Gala along with other leaders in the field of art and culture!

We are honoured and humbled! #aanfoundation #aancollection #aanideas

We're excited to introduce our Arts and Culture Virtual Gala honorees! In the spirit of celebrating diversity and inclusion, we honor trailblazers of the arts in Hong Kong and globally at our gala, held in celebration of our 30th anniversary.

#ASHK30 #arts #culture #diversity #inclusion

Announcement - AAN Foundation receives Honors at the Asia Society Art and Culture Gala, 2021.

01 May, 2021

The AAN Foundation is an Honoree at the annual Asia Society Arts and Culture Gala 2021. The AAN Foundation is honored to be amongst an august list that includes Oscar and Pulitzer Prize winners and leaders in the fields of art and culture.

Announcement - @asiasocietyhk We're excited to announce our Arts and Culture Virtual Gala on June 8!

At the gala, we honor pioneers of the arts in Hong Kong and globally, and showcase artistic talent from the region.

Our honorees are:

-AAN Foundation 

-Candace Chong Mui Ngam

-Du Yun 

-Hong Kong Arts Development Council

-Dr. Daniel Yat Chiu Ng

-Sanjoy K. Roy 

-Shen Wei 

-Agnes Hsu-Tang, Ph.D. and Oscar L. Tang

-Janet Yang 

-Ruby Yang 

Amna Naqvi - Guest Lecturer at Columbia University

01 April, 2021

Co-Founder of the AAN Foundation, Amna Naqvi is a guest lecturer at Columbia University. She speaks to students about the history of miniature painting as well as its contemporary manifestation. 

Amna Naqvi speaks at Art Basel Conversations on a panel titled 'Uncovering Asian Modernisms'

30 March, 2019

Our founder Amna Naqvi speaking at Art Basel Conversations this year.

She spoke on a panel titled 'Ink & Paint: Uncovering Asian Modernisms' on 30th of March with a great list of speakers. The panel was moderated by Lesley Ma, Curator, M+ Museum, Hong Kong and included leaders in the fields of exhibiting and supporting modernism in Asia such as Johnson Chang & Yamamoto San.

She spoke on modernists AR Chughtai, Shakir Ali, Sadequain, AJ Shemza and Zahoor Ul Akhlaque in the conversation and linked them to those who inherited their mantle such as Shahzia Sikander, Rashid Rana, Aisha Khalid and Imran Qureshi.

#artbasel #artbaselhongkong #modernism #asianmodernism

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SCROLL- Projects on paper

Amna Naqvi, Aziz Sohail, Bani Abidi, Naiza Khan, Omar Wasim And Saira Sheikh, Roohi Ahmed, Shahana Rajani & Zahra Malkani
December 2016
Hardback, 12 pages

Look At The City From Here

aHajra Haider, Amna Naqvi, Iftikhar Dadi, Adnan Madani, Yaminay Chaudhri, Naveed Alam
July 2016
Hardback, 91 pages
ISBN : 978-969-7592-01-2

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