School Symbol

IVS is an institute of scholarship in the field of visual arts. The history of visual language within our heritage reflects dynamic continuity and a rich diversity of idiom. The elements drawn upon to symbolise the identity of the Indus Valley School of Art and Architecture are based on the primary sources of life.


Symbolises knowledge, its acquisition and dissemination.


Symbolise the cyclical motion of life.


Symbolises the evolution and growth of thought and vision.

The geometric patterns of the symbol unify space in a rhythmic order, while the sculpted spaces symbolise the sky, the environment, and the limitlessness of human possibility.


1941 – 1999