Wajid Yaqoot is a landscape artist, trained from the National College of Arts, Lahore, Pakistan. The artist, over the years, has gained popularity for his scenic depictions of rural Punjab landscapes. He skillfully plays with the elements of light, water and shadows in his paintings. Yaqoot is an expressionist and paints in both muted and dark colors on large size canvases. His paintings reflect close observation of some elements of nature that are sometimes ignored by the human eye. The landscapes exude his love for nature and the countryside, and while viewing his work, one is engulfed with the feeling of serenity and peace. He is an established artist and his works are appreciated by his fans all over the world.