Collector-Artist-Businessman: Wahab Jaffer talking about Pakistani Art & Artists

Wahab Jaffar is one of the highly respected abstract artists from Pakistan who had the privilege to learn from the masters like Ahmed Parvez, Ali Imam, Bashir Mirza and Gulgee. Jaffer is not only an artist of eminent stature but a well-known art collector. He has in his collection a total of 127 different artists which includes various contemporary works from India, Bangladesh, Philippines, Indonesia, UK and Canada. Modern masters and contemporary art dominate Jaffer’s collection, as they numbered several hundred. The collection extends to antiquities like rare manuscripts, sculptures, Miniature paintings from Jain, Bengal, Deccan and Persian schools of painting.
Read Wahab Jaffar’s profile on Art Now Pakistan

Interview Source Asia Art Archive

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