David Chalmers Alesworth, (A.R.B.S.) was born 1957 in Oxshott in Surrey not far from Wimbledon, London UK. He is a Pakistan-based English artist. Trained originally as a sculptor, he moved to Pakistan in 1987 and engaged with the popular visual culture of South Asia and with urban crafts such as truck decoration. He teaches art in Pakistan at various institutions including currently the Beaconhouse National University, Lahore. Lately, he has also acted as a juror for the Kara Film Festival.