| Sheherezade Alam|
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Sheherezade Alam (1948, Lahore) is an internationally renowned Pakistani ceramist.
Alam was born to Mahmoud Alam, a Pakistani former tennis player and his wife, Surayya in Lahore. She has two brothers, Asad and Shaban. Brought up in Lahore, she completed her FA from Kinnaird College, Lahore. She then went on to obtain her Bachelor of Fine Arts (BFA) in Design with a distinction in ceramics from National College of Arts, Lahore. While there, she studied under the country's first ceramist, Salahuddin Mian.
In 1971, she married Zahoor ul Akhlaq (1941–1999), a painter, and the couple had two daughters, Jahanara, (1974–1999), Nurjahan (b. 1979).1980: Sultan Art Gallery, Kuwait
1983: Group Show, British Council, Islamabad
1983: Group Show, Rohtas Gallery, Islamabad
1988: Joint exhibition, Yale University, New Haven, USA
1995 to 1999: Toronto Outdoor Art Exhibition (yearly)
2009: Group Show, Vogue Art Gallery, Islamabad.
1990: Chawkandi Arts, Karachi
1993: Ish Gallery, Ankara, Turkey
1994: Bismillah, Arcadia Art Gallery, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
1996: Clay Continuum, Gardiner Art Museum of Ceramic Art, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
2004: Offering Bowls, Arcadia Art Gallery, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
2005: Laali, Ceramic Installation, Private Residence, Lahore
2006: Laali, The garden of Imran Mir, Karachi
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