Mehtab Ali is a Science Graduate from the University of Karachi. He has proven himself in many areas including miniature, portrait and calligraphy, using different mediums like oil, pen n’ ink, pastel colors and water colors. His paintings depicting women in eastern dresses and in typical moods have attracted great attention. His specializes in portrait, still life, landscape and cultural paintings. Special displays of Ali’s paintings have been held at the Royal Family Palace, Brunei, Our Future World Foundation, USA, Islamic Centre, Washington DC, Alliance Francaise de Paris, Raja Indisches Restaurant Kassel, Germany and Japan Foundation, Tokyo. Mehtab Ali was also specially selected to paint the portraits of the Royal Family of Brunei including the King himself.