A Decorated Truck

Submitted by Shams Uddin on Fri, 2008-06-27 16:53.
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A Decorated Truck

Throughout Pakistan you will find the colorful and decorated trucks and buses. They [the trucks and buses] are an expression of the man and his artistic vision and abilities but often times the owner of the truck has his own designs and priorities. He works with a local artist to make his truck looks as unique as possible. The artists paint the trucks with thousands variety of designs ranging from Islamic writing and birds to animals and people, i.e. the images of film stars, who the owners hold in high esteem. The painters are always busy with their job. They are also proud of their creativity and achievements.


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A Mobile Body of Art

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Submitted by Shams Uddin on Sat, 2008-07-12 20:11.

This colouful truck has been decorated in more than one and half month's time. It reflects the vision and cultural imprints of the artist who has been investing intensive labour in its making.



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