Waseem Ahmed was born in Hyderabad, Pakistan in the year 1976. He graduated from National College of Arts Lahore in year 2000 with “Honors” in the field of Miniature Painting and since then his work has been widely exhibited nationally and internationally.
He is one among few contemporary Pakistani artists who have recently turned to this ancient Mughal tradition, fusing it with modern elements. His work highlights intricate and delicate brush work which lends an exclusive distinctiveness to his pieces. During the course of his practice, Waseem has played with a diversity of ideas. His work shows glimpses of contemporary sociopolitical events; some employs paintings of the old Western masters.
Waseem has participated in various national and international group and solo shows.