Indian Contemporary Artist

Nahid Sikander

Nahid Sikander – born 1970, in Delhi, New Delhi, India is one of the 21st century Indian contemporary artists. Practicing Indian Art in various medium. Also worked as a designer for various industries

Nahid Sikadner

Nahid Sikander an Indian contemporary artist – “Art cannot be described but expressed”

Biography
I as Nahid Sikander started my career after completing my graduation from Faculty of Fine Art, Jamia Millia Islamia in New Delhi where he received a “BFA – Applied Art” degree. I was equipped with multimedia tools by getting training from Arena Multimedia in 2002 from Delhi, India.

Nahid Sikander Ansari is my full name, has had a few group shows in India and exhibited at ‘MF Hussain Art Gallery’ IFACS Gallery, New Delhi. I was selected for III National Photography Exhibition India in 1997-1998, New Delhi. I practice as an artist and work on Digital Indian Art or Indian paintings in Digital formats. This is one of my work example {{Own Site|url=http://www.nahidsikander.com/troupe-of-trumpeters-indian-art/ |title=Troup of Trumpeters

Nahid Sikander is married to [[Nazarana]] and lives in Delhi. Currently I am working in Chennai, India

== Group exhibitions ==
*2015 ”Born Again”, MF Hussai Art Gallery, Jamia, New Delhi

== Awards ==
*1997-98 – Photograph Selected for III National Photography Exhibition, New Delhi, India

== References ==
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== Website Reference ==
*[http://www.nahidsikander.com “Nahid Sikander Profile and Collection of Art Works]

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[[Category: Indian male artist]]
[[Category: 1970 birth]]
[[Category: Living people]]
[[Category: Jamia Millia Islamia College of Fine Arts, alumni]]
[[Category: Artists from Delhi]]
[[Category: Alumni of Arena Multimedia]]
[[Category: 20th- century Indian Artist]]
[[Category:21st- century Indian contemporary artist]]

nahid sikander

Art cannot be described but express

“Art cannot be described but expressed”

Current Status: Working as a Sr. Lecturer in Icat College of Media and Design, which comes under Image Infotainment Limited (provide digital media education and develop various digital media content.)

a journey through the various industries where fine art used.

Currently I have been working as a Sr. Lecture in Icat College of media and Design, provide guidance to students of advertising and graphic  division under BSc. Visual Communication courses (Icat is a division of Image Infotainment Limited) in Chennai, India.

I started use of my ideas with pencil and brush for commercial art work after completing my graduation in Fine Arts (BFA Applied Arts). I had been working part time for some advertising agencies and along with I was pursuing Multimedia Diploma and web Engineering Diploma courses from ARENA Multimedia in 2002. Now finally I was equipped with latest technology with some hand on experience of industry, finally in 2003 I joined an IT company as a Visualiser for design website and other printing materials, and the journey had been started through.

“Art cannot be described but expressed”
By: Nahid Sikander Ansari

Formal info:

Qualification:

BFA Applied Arts

Year 1997 (Fine Arts-Applied Arts)
Fine Arts Dept. Jamia Millia University,
New Delhi-110058

Other technical qualifications:

Multimedia Dual Diploma

In the year 2002, from ARENA Multimedia New Delhi

1. Multimedia Diploma

2. Web Engineering Diploma

Computer Skills:

Photoshop
Corel Draw
Illustrator
Pagemaker
Flash
Adobe Premier
(Video & Sound Editing)
Dreamweaver
Nice to have:
3D Studio Max
Virtual reality
Elastic reality (Morphing)

Adobe Premier
(Video & Sound Editing)

Nice to have:

MS office
Power point
MS Excel
MS Word
HTML , Java Script, ASP, VB, PHP, CSS, SEO
Drupal
Word-press
Joomla

Creative skills and responsibilities:

Website Design
Graphic Design
Printing and Prepress
Flash Animations
Multimedia Presentation
UI Design for WBT and CBTs
characters design
Design for iphone/ Mobile applications
Banners / Newsletters / flyers
2d, 3d animations
Provide Paintings and Illustrations if required for any projects
Video Editing
Character designing
Sketching and Illustrations
SEO
Photography

Other Skills:

Photography:

I have done Various Photography assignments and
picturesindia.com in one of them. (Picturesindia.com:
the whole project had been taken care by me)

Free Hand Skills:

Sketching, drawing and painting, water colours,
pastel colours, pencil colours drawing, oil colours painting,
and specialist in portrait making and Photography.

Hindi, Urdu Knowledge (Typing skills):

Ability to work in Hindi and Urdu language, comfortable in design in Urdu and Hindi as well.

Experience:

15 years relevant experience in the field of Fine Art and Commercial Designing, Web designing, Print, flash Animation, Photography, including 2 years exp. of iphone application environment.

Companies I have been worked on

Image Infoatainment Limited, Chennai : Currently Working as a Lecturer (In icat College of Design and media) Advertising division. (CURRENT EMPLOYER)

Studio Bull: Team Head – 2010(Art Director)

. Compare Infobase Limited Delhi- Sr. Visualiser (Team Head) 2005 -2009-
Website designer and designs for posters, brochures, ads, pamphlet, Mobile apps etc..

. GE Capital Gurgaon– UI Designer –¬†2004 – 2005
e-learning, CBT and WBT,- Gurgaon, India

. Compare Infobase Limited Delhi- Visualiser- 2003-2004
Delhi, India

. Mind Printing Solution Pvt. Ltd. – Visualiser – 2000 – 2003

. Graphics Ad – Layout Artist – 1999 – 2000

. AES Publications Pvt. Ltd. – 1998 -1999

Projects:

Mapsofworld.com, Dgreetings.com, Mapsofindia.com,

Thanks and Regards

Nahid Sikander

One Comment

  1. said:

    It’s great to find sonemoe so on the ball

    November 21, 2016
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