16 Chinese, Pakistani artists to travel in Cultural Caravan


ISLAMABAD, Mar 17 (APP): A group of 16 Chinese and Pakistani
artists selected for their outstanding talent will travel in a
Cultural Caravan in three segments of the China Pakistan Economic
Corridor (CPEC), each segment spanning a maximum of ten days’
An official of Pakistan National Council of the Arts (PNCA)
said that the first segment will undertake the Western Passage
covering route from Peshawar to Gwadar.
The second segment will take the Eastern Passage from Karachi
to Islamabad while also taking detour between Eastern Western and
Central Passages.
The third segment will cover Northern Passage starting from
Kashgar and culminating at Islamabad. Timings of the three segments
of the caravan will be decided keeping climatic and other factors in
The film makers will have all their equipment including
editing systems with them so they can continue editing their films
and also engage local talent in the process of filming and editing.
The painters and photographers will be encouraged to engage
with local enthusiasts in creative processes by sharing their
knowledge and skills with them and also letting them to take
pictures and paint images.
The musicians will not only document local folk music but also
perform at different places and interact with local musicians.
An Anthropologist will accompany the caravan as guide for the
participant on culture and society on the route
All equipment/material will be provided by PNCA except Camera
for the photographers.