Akram Dost Baloch hails from a small town in Balochistan. He graduated in Fine Arts from NCA and is one of the founding faculty members of the department of Fine Arts at the University of Baloctistan.

An award winning artist he has been recognized for his achievements over the years. He uses traditional Balochi motifs on wood in his abstract and figurative paintings, telling stories of the Baloch people through his work.

He is currently assistant professor at the University of Balochistan. He has had solo shows in Pakistan, Sharjah and Paris and has been awarded the Pride of Performance, Presidential award.