Lahore hosts Pakistan’s first-ever Biennale

Although there are artists from Bangladesh, India, Iran, Sri Lanka, Europe and the US taking part in the art festival, Pakistani artists are the main focus.

Artists, musicians and poets from the around the world have been flocking to Lahore for Pakistan‘s first-ever Biennale.

The art festival not only aims to promote cross-cultural cooperation, but also place Pakistani art on a global stage.

Al Jazeera’s Kamal Hyder reports from Lahore, Pakistan.