Karachi’s artistic scene is abuzz with excitement as Obaid ur Rahman, a talented and creative visual artist, has taken the art world by storm. Hailing from the vibrant city of Karachi, Obaid has managed to captivate audiences with his mesmerizing and innovative artwork. His journey as an artist began at a young age, where he found joy in playing with colors and creating beautiful masterpieces. Today, he proudly holds the title of Pakistan’s first 4D artist and is a pioneer in the country’s 3D/anamorphic art scene.
What sets Obaid apart is not just his remarkable talent but also his willingness to experiment with different mediums and surfaces, making his art truly unique and experimental. It was during his time sketching on walls and rooftops of his home that he stumbled upon the fascinating world of 3D art. Driven by passion and determination, Obaid showcased his artwork in galleries across Pakistan and even ventured abroad, receiving accolades and recognition for his exceptional talent.
What’s truly impressive about Obaid’s journey is that he taught himself the art of 3D/anamorphic art without any formal training. Instead, he relied on literature and sought guidance from the renowned American artist Tracy Lee Stum. With unwavering support from his family and receiving commissioned work, Obaid took the leap of turning his passion into a fulfilling career.
One of the aspects that Obaid loves about anamorphic art is its ability to engage viewers in a unique way. Through his skillful manipulation of perspectives and dimensions, he allows the audience to interact with his artwork, inviting them to become a part of the magical world he creates.
Among his treasured artworks, Obaid holds a special place for his first 3D/anamorphic creation done in public, an artwork ingeniously placed in the corner of his room with multiple perspectives, and an artwork he crafted for the prestigious Street Art Festival in Germany. With boundless ambition, his ultimate goal is to represent Pakistan at various international art forums, making his country proud and showcasing the artistic brilliance that thrives within its borders.
As Obaid ur Rahman continues to break new ground in the realm of art, his inspiring journey serves as a beacon of hope for aspiring artists across Pakistan. His determination, passion, and exceptional talent have carved a path that not only expands the boundaries of art but also serves as a testament to what one can achieve with dedication and love for their craft. Karachi can proudly boast of its very own artistic prodigy, and the world eagerly awaits to see what wonders Obaid will bring forth next with his ingenious 4D masterpieces.