Naushad Waheed – MA PUBLIC ARTS – University 0f Bolton
Starting his illustrious career in 1976, it has been ridden with awards and fame. After winning awards at an early age in his school days, he has gone to win multiple national art awards of Maldives .
Naushad has also staged exhibitions nation wide across Maldives and internationally. Latest exhibitions were at the 9th International Sculpture Symposium at Changchun, China in 2007 and at the Royal Commonwealth Society – London in 2009.
Some of Naushad’s permanent art collections are held at island resorts in Maldives, including Villa Group Hotels, Bandos Tourist Island, Embudhu Finolhu of Thaj Group, Lhohifushi Resort, Kanifinolhu Resort and Machchafushi Resort Maldives.
Other than the Shilpakala Academy and the Changchun Sculpture Park some of his work are also held internationally at the Marlborough House in London and in Adelaide, Australia; Basserdorf, Switzerland and Minnesota and Minneapolis of USA.
Currently residing in the United Kingdom.