Department of Art & Interior Design

VISION

Cultivating an environment that encourages and promotes aesthetic awareness, historical consciousness, critical analysis, and an appreciation for the role of art in a comprehensive education

MISSION

  • To enhance the sense of aesthetic appreciation of students
  • To prepare knowledgeable and competent designers
  • To foster critical thinking and creative production through constant development of analytical, formal, & conceptual skills in art
  • To train students for further studies and careers in art history, graphic design, art education, painting/drawing/printmaking, interior designing and related fields
  • To serve society with most up-to-date and novel interior and architectural designs through application of color psychology and rehabilitation expertise
  • To promote appreciation and awareness of the modern technologies in art

FACULTY

Associate Professor

  1. Ms Azra Munawar Farooqui (HOD)

Assistant Professor

  1. Ms Kulsoom Bibi Jamali
  2. Ms Ghazala Naeem
  3. Ms Hina Zubair
  4. Ms Mahreen Samar
  5. Ms Atika Yasmeen

Art and Design in Daily Life I & II

COURSES

  • Fundamental of Interior Design I & II
  • History of Architecture
  • Islamic Art & Architecture
  • Colour in Interior
  • Furniture in Interior
  • Art Appreciation
  • Interior Design Standards
  • Art Education
  • Arts & Crafts in Interior Decoration
  • Computer Aided Design
  • Art in Pakistan
  • Related Arts

SKILLS & CAREERS

SKILLS

Imagination;  Reflectiveness; Creativity; Resourcefulness; Organization and Planning; Interpersonal and Social Skills; Aesthetic and Interpretive Understanding.

CAREERS

Interior Designer; Architect; CAD-CAM Designer; Freelance Designer; Web Designer; Furniture Designer; Ceramic Designer; Production (theatre/television/film )Designer; Glass Blower/Designer; Jewelry Designer; Makeup Artist; Fine Artist; Printmaker; Event Manager/Event Planner/Exhibition Designer; Medical Illustrator; Color Consultant; Art And Design Educator; Museum/Gallery Curator; Re-Furbisher; Art Teacher; Researcher. Etc

SPECIAL FEATURES

INTERNSHIPS

Art and interior design department offers three Internship Programs:

  • Internship A: Aesthetic and design basic its community based
  • Internship B: Interior designing
  • Internship C: Architecture designing

 

RESEARCHES

The students are required to do research related to their field of specialization in senior most year of graduation. The research comprises creative work undertaken on a systematic basis in order to:

  • increase the stock of artistic knowledge
  • to devise new applications in art and design
  • to use creative abilities as: think, search, and analyze
  • to evaluate quality standards in the related fields

DEPARTMENTAL SOCIETY

The SOCIETY OF ARTS & INTERIOR DESIGN (SAID)

SOCIETY’S OBJECTIVES

  • To promote and further all forms of art within and outside the community
  • To endeavor and stimulate high standards of art work
  • To provide increasing opportunities to artists for expanding their knowledge and expertise
  • To strive for the highest possible standards of success for diverse disciplines of arts

VISION

Cultivating an environment that encourages and promotes aesthetic awareness, historical consciousness, critical analysis, and an appreciation for the role of art in a comprehensive education

MISSION

  • To enhance the sense of aesthetic appreciation of students
  • To prepare knowledgeable and competent designers
  • To foster critical thinking and creative production through constant development of analytical, formal, and conceptual skills in art
  • To train students for further studies and careers in art history, graphic design, art education, painting/drawing/printmaking, interior designing and related fields
  • To serve society with most up-to-date and novel interior and architectural designs through application of color psychology and rehabilitation expertise
  • To promote appreciation and awareness of the modern technologies in art

SPECIAL FEATURES

INTERNSHIPS

Art and interior design department offers three Internship Programs:

  • Internship A: Aesthetic and design basic its community based
  • Internship B: Interior designing
  • Internship C: Architecture designing

 Objectives of Internship

  • Giving practical work experience opportunities to students in private and public sector;
  • Enhancing employability and capacity of fresh graduates for a better professional future.

 RESEARCHES

The students are required to do research related to their field of specialization in senior most year of graduation. The research comprises creative work undertaken on a systematic basis in order to:

  • increase the stock of artistic knowledge
  • to devise new applications in art and design
  • to use creative abilities as: think, search, and analyze
  • to evaluate quality standards in the related fields

COURSES OFFERED

At HSC Level

Applied Arts

  • Application of art in everyday living
  • Principles of art
  • Elements of art

At BS Level

Art and Design in Daily Life I & II

  • Understand design and its aspects
  • Factors influencing design

      Fundamental of Interior Design I & II

  • Elements and principles of art in relation to interior design
  • Furniture arrangement

      History of Architecture

  • Architecture forms
  • Ancient architecture
  • Architecture of Pakistan

Islamic Art & Architecture

  • Elements of Islamic art and architecture
  • Islamic Calligraphy

Color in Interior

  • Color schemes
  • Factors affecting color in interior
  • Use of colors in period style

Furniture in Interior

  • Introduction to furniture
  • Factors affecting selection of furniture
  • Furniture arrangement

Art Appreciation

  • Cava art, Egyptian art ,Greek art, Roman art, Western art and 20th century art etc

Interior Design Standards

  • Standard Dimensions of manufactured interior component
  • Furnishings and Equipment
  • Residential Graphic and Design Standards

 Art Education

  • History, nature, concept, objectives, procedure and criteria of Art Education
  • Nature and function of creative activity

Arts & Crafts in Interior Decoration

  • Pottery, Weaving, Leather Embroidery, Jewellery Rug and Carpets.

Computer Aided Design

  • Current advancement in technology by using software’s for designing interiors.

Art in Pakistan

  • History and Development of painting and art in Pakistan
  • Artists of Pakistan