Mahmood was born in Lahore, Pakistan. He received a degree in Product Design from the National College of Arts in 2007. Hayat's paintings focus on the conceptualization of beauty as his main subject matter. The artist is versatile in combining and painting with mixed medium or sometimes traditional oil paints. His work is inspired by the old and contemporary masters compositions, through which he depicts his own unique expression on canvas.
Mahmood Hayat has had both local and international exhibitions since 2013. In 2014 one of his works titled “Espoir de Muse” was auctioned in Poland's reputable auction house, namely Sopocki Dom Aukcyjny. His works have also been showcased in international group shows like Imago Mundi and Triumvirate at Taseer Art Gallery. Currently he is preparing new works for a group show. He has also established a one of kind drawing and painting studio for Pakistani locals to learn about art and drawing under his personal guidance.
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