BILAL KHALID

Artist
Brief info

Born in 1991 Lahore, Bilal Khalid graduated from National College of Arts, Lahore in 2018. He is a trained Printmaker for which he was awarded distinction in his thesis. Developing his interest in art at early age at home (his father is also an artist), learning at Alhamra Art Council, taking Fine Art in his intermediate at Government College University and then training from teachers like RM Naeem before even coming to NCA has got him exceptional skills, technique and conceptual base to create his visuals. While in his first year at NCA, he got Young Painter Award at Alhamra, Lahore Arts Council – 2014. Before and during his time at NCA he has been participating in various competitions and has won other awards and scholarships i.e. Merit Scholarship at National College of Arts Lahore – 2015, Merit Certificate Painting Competition on ‘Peace’ at Young Men’s Christian Association Lahore – 2009, Consolation Position at Kinnaird College for Woman University Lahore – 2008 and 2009, Certificate of Achievement Award, GC University Lahore – 2009. Bilal has also been exhibiting his work at various venues locally and his work is part of many private collections already. Khalid lives and works in Lahore.