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68- Mall Road, Lahore.

042-99200953,042-99230791

Cultural Complex Gaddafi Stadium

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info@alhamra.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.
Alhamra Unplugged Season 1 is a musical platform for talented Vocalists and Musicians. After other platforms like Coke Studio, Nescafe Basement, The F...
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 : Punjab Minister for Information and Culture Fayyaz-ul-Hassan Chohan on Saturday said exemplary measures were being taken for promotion of arts, culture and welfare of artists.Speaking at a cultural event organised by the Punjab Arts Council,...

Feb 17, 2019

Seasoned watercolourist, city and landscapist Mahboob Ali held a solo show painting exhibition with the theme of depiction of mythological characters and dreams of peace at the Oyster Art Galleries that opened on Thursday and will conclude on Monday,...

Feb 16, 2019

To highlight the talent of young fine arts students from different universities, a painting competition was held at the Alhamra Cultural Complex, Qaddafi Stadium. The competition was organised by the Lahore Arts Council with aim to promote the talent...

Feb 15, 2019

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.