Rawalpindi - To provide platform to the young talent of the region, Rawalpindi Arts Council (RAC) arranged a group painting exhibition here yesterday in which 36 young artists participated.

PML-N MPA Lubna Rehan Pirzada inaugurated the exhibition. Addressing at the inaugural session, she appreciated the work of young artists. Naheed Manzoor and Resident Director RAC Waqar Ahmed also addressed on the occasion.

The artists showcased 260 art pieces including paintings, sketches and calligraphy. The artists used pencil work, poster colour, water colour, oil paint, mix media, pastel and charcoal.

The artists whose work was put on display included Wahaj Ahmed, Fouzia Sohail, Sarah Khalid, Arisha Ali, Sonia Hafeez, Nazish Bahadur, Numra Iqbal, Mahnoor Qamar, Mariyam Mushtaq, Rahat Zarab, Amna, Aqsa Nageen, Rija Kanwal, Maham Fiaz, Asad Jadon, Iqra Nawaz, Laraib Mumtaz, Kazmin Abbas, Amber Ikhlaq, Sadaf Batool, Azhar Mahmood, Razia Sultan, Muniba Shoib, Farukh Jamil, Nouman Nawaz, Salma Bibi, Aruj Sheikh, Saadam, Samila Basharat, Muqadas, Shazia Akbar, Samina Razaq, Nida Habib, Serish Javed, Nili Khan, Sana Asghar and Sofia Hameed. The exhibition would continue till Saturday.