S.M. Naqvi attended Mashkoor Art School and with the advisability of the principal Mashkoor Raza and guidance of teachers he completed 4 year diploma of graphics designing in 1999. During this, he won Quaid-e-Azam Competition Award in 1995 with that he also got first prize in Dr. Luter Martin Art Exhibition Competition. After some time he worked as an illustrator in an advertising company and to prevent his artistic skills to be ruined and to polish his artistic talent he started portraying worth seeing sights and natural beauty besides his own expressions on the canvas. Syed Muhammad Naqvi participated and revealed his talent beautifully in Karachi Art Council Thesis Exhibition in 1999 and after that appeared and showed his artistic skills in several group exhibitions such as at PC Hotel Karachi in 2000, UAE Dubai in 2001, at PACC Karachi and at Pak Wirsa Art Gallery in 2002, in Philadelphia USA in 2003, at Ejaz Art Gallery in 2004. Exhibition 2013, Saatchi Art Gallery United Kingdom, Exhibition 2014, Art Citi Art Gallery Karachi. Since 2006 he has been giving his services for a famous and well known business group Hasho Group of Company’s hotels Marriot and Pearl Continental.