Prof. Salima Hashmi - SAF Chairperson - Pakistan




Salima Hashmi


Chairperson: Prof. Salima Hashmi
Director, UMISAA, School of Visual Arts, Beaconhouse National University, Lahore.

Professor Salima Hashmi is a painter, art educationist, writer and curator. She was educated at the National College of Arts (NCA), Lahore, the Bath Academy of Art, U.K., and the Rhode Island School of Design, USA. She taught for 30 years at NCA, Pakistan's premier art institution, and retired as its Principal. She has exhibited her own work, travelled and lectured extensively all over the world, and has curated about a dozen international art shows in the U.K., Europe, the USA, Australia, Japan and India. She is a recipient of The President's Award for Pride of Performance, Pakistan.