Over the years, we have supported and participated in a wide range of arts projects. Read on to find out more about them here.
Past events and projects
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Bird’s Eye View Festival
British Council, in collaboration with Bird’s Eye View Film Festival, London, hosted an international delegate programme for w
Weekend of British Film
In February 2014, British Council, in partnership with Sozo World Cinema, brought together a two day screening of British film in Lahore.
British Council and Scottish Documentary Institute in partnership with Shaheed Zulfikar Ali Bhutto Institute of Science and Technology organized Karachi Stories
CAP at Alchemy
The Citizens Archive of Pakistan, an organisation dedicated to cultural and historic preservation, was commissioned by British Council to put together a multimedia exhib
Homelands Exhibition 2014
Contemporary art from the British Council Collection, curated by Latika Gupta.
Pakistani Artists in-residence at Gasworks
Since 2013, British Council, in partnership with Charles Wallace Pakistan Trust and VASL, has supported the participation of Pakistani artists in Gasworks Residency, Lon
Black T-Shirt Collection
In March 2014, Inua Ellams, a British artist of Nigerian origin staged his acclaimed ‘Black T-shirt
Fasana-i-Ajaib - an adaptation of the Winter's Tale
In 2014, to commemorate the 450th birth anniversary of the eminent English playwright, William Shakespeare, British Council and National Academy of Performing Arts Repertory Theatre colla
Sam Carter in Pakistan
Folk Nations is a three-year project, which aims to make connections between the folk music industries in South Asia and the UK.
Literary Translation Workshop
British Council and Oxford University Press, in partnership with the British Centre for Literary Translation (BCLT) will hosted a literary translation workshop, based on
Literary Translation Master Class
In February 2014, British Council in partnership with the British Centre for Literary Translation (BCLT) and Oxford University Press Pakistan held a Literary Translation
Young Creative Entrepreneurs Fashion/Design Award 2014
The Young Creative Entrepreneurs Fashion/Design Award 2014
Pakistani Fashion at Alchemy 2014
This year British Council brought young urban fashion from the Pakistani underground to centre stage at Alchemy.