Ahmed Khan's luminous paintings, in which a traditional interpretation of line and form are reassessed as calligraphic designs assimilate a unique and complex process.Years of experimentation with chemicals and silver foil manipulated by the artist's expertise resulted in work that is awesome in its beauty. Ahmed Khan graduated with Distinction from NCA in 1963, and joined the faculty as a Lecturer in graphic design.He began a research project in folk art and design in every region of the country which resulted in an exhibition at the Commonwealth Institute, London. As a printmaker he excelled, his work is contained in many important national and international collections. He was the first to introduce three dimensional elements on canvas and he also created outstanding sculpture. Ahmed Khan was the recipient of a National Award by Pakistan National Council of the Arts in 1984. In 1987, he was awarded Top Honors at the First Lahore Art Biennale. In 1996, the PNCA accorded him the Shakir Ali Award.He continues to focus on his work in his Lahore studio.