PHOOL PATTI (Pakistan´s Truck Art Team) are painting the Krongarten 2018 in front of hinterland gallery.
OPENING AND TALK
Saturday, May 5, 4pm
PHOOL PATTI TRUCK ARTISTS
Phool Patti is an independent social enterprise company, founded by Ali Salman Anchan, working to promote Pakistani Truck Art around the world. It is committed to the preservation of the unique from of folk art, which has originated in Pakistan only.
Truck Art is an art form that originated in Pakistan and has its unique styles and designs that make the trucks beautiful to look at. Trucker drivers took a lot of time making sure that their trucks where the best decorated and hence truck art became formally known as “Phool Patti.” Phool Patti, has become its own established culture in Pakistan. Phool Patti, is not only used on trucks, but on various objects as a form of creating more pieces of decor for households as well as are used in museums and exhibitions in the form of art pieces.
Phool Patti C.E.O Haider Ali its self international Truck Artist and other artists who are involved with Phool Patti projects, have created several kinds of designs with a fusion of western designs and Pakistani folk designs. The results are intriguing and very interesting. Slowly but surely the art of Phool Patti is spreading worldwide with many people wanting to learn this art form and create their own.
Made possible with the friendly support of GRÄTZELOASE.