PNCA establishes various teams to promote artists, arts groups


ISLAMABAD, Jun 4 (APP): The Pakistan National Council of the Arts (PNCA) established various teams of performing, visual and literary art to promote artists and arts groups in the country.

These team works on the entire value chain from seeding arts start-ups, grooming talents, developing arts groups and arts businesses, to internationalization, an official of PNCA told APP.

He said that the Council is structured into two major divisions: Visual Arts Division and Performing Arts Division.

“Its focuses on four key strategic thrusts: Nurturing and developing the arts; Stimulating broader and sophisticated demand by audience; Developing capacity and resources; and Facilitating internationalization and enhancing global connectivity,” he said.

He said that the Council provides total support through training, arts housing and commissioning of work in developing artistic talent.

He said that major festivals and arts shows are organized to showcase the best of local and international artists, adding that new talents are identified and developed through music and writing competition.