Canvas Art Gallery is recognised as one of the leading art galleries of Pakistan. Founded in 1999, the gallery is committed to the discovery, support, development and promotion of Pakistani art and artists. Situated in Karachi, the commercial and industrial capital of the country, Canvas Gallery has served to focus on the new art of Pakistan, especially by modern and contemporary artists. In its attempt to move beyond the mere act of selling or showcasing the art pieces, this gallery concentrates on bringing artists from various parts of the country together, and to encourage young and talented artists. In this endeavour, Canvas Gallery displays works of cutting edge nature and experimental quality – ranging from paintings, sculptures and digital prints to installations and video installations . Due to its high reputation, not only young artists seek an association with Canvas Gallery, but the well established artists of the country are also showing with Canvas.