LAHORE – The eighth annual exhibition of paintings, sculptures, ceramics and graphic art by young artists titled “Day After Tomorrow” kicked off here Alhamra Art Gallery on Saturday.

Punjab Information and Culture Secretary Mohyuddin Wani inaugurated the exhibition which featured 325 masterpieces of young 272 artists. Prominent artist Saeed Akhtar, Lahore Arts Council Executive Director Muhammad Ali Baloch and a large number of artists were also present on the occasion. Masterpieces of 10 artists displayed in the exhibition, were declared the best.

Punjab University Assistant Professor Research Centre Dr Shahida Manzoor, Member Editorial Board General Journal of Contemporary Art and Culture Ayesha Jatoi and Assistant Professor National College of Arts Muhammad Ali Talpur acted as judge.  Later, Wani distributed certificates and cheques of Rs10,000 each among the 10 top position holders including Ismaeel Rubab, Koshal Hamal, Maria Khan, Mina Haroon, Natasha Malik, Rafia Butt, Saba Saleem, Sarop Sufi, Tahir Ali and Zara Asghar.