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Portrait of a Cover Artist - Asifur Rahman
Arts & Entertainment

Portrait of a Cover Artist - Asifur Rahman

In the case of comics, I have to make the storyboard first, known as 'thumbnailing' in our field. Next, the thumb nails are discussed with an art editor, if one is available.

Shilpangan to pay homage to Ferdousi Priyabhashini
Arts & Entertainment

Shilpangan to pay homage to Ferdousi Priyabhashini

Today marks the 72nd birth anniversary of Ferdousi Priyabhashini, an artist par excellence and a Birangona of our great Liberation War.

Baroque music performed at Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy
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Baroque music performed at Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy

A musical evening titled, 'Son Ar Mein Consort Vers Les Indes Baroqueson', was held at the National Theatre Hall of Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy recently.

An offering of songs of language and love in spring Music

An offering of songs of language and love in spring

As part of our regular musical programmes, Star Melodies, an initiative of The Daily Star to promote Bangla music, will host a special musical evening titled, 'Falgun-er Rongey Aanka Bhaasha O Bhalobashar Gaan' (songs of language and love portrayed through the colours of spring).

Bhabna reflects on being a writer Interview

Bhabna reflects on being a writer

Actor, dancer and a writer, Ashna Habib Bhabna, is often struck by the little things of everyday life. Aspiring to tell the stories that affect her so deeply, Bhabna recently published a book titled Tara in this year's Ekushey Boi Mela. In an interview with The Daily Star, she talks about her new book, and other projects.

IGCC celebrates spring in Chhayanaut Event

IGCC celebrates spring in Chhayanaut

An Indian and Bangladeshi collaborative lyrical-musical-dance ensemble, titled Madhur Basanta, was recently held at the main auditorium of Chhayanaut. Indira Gandhi Cultural Center (IGCC), in collaboration with Indian High Commission, Bangladesh, organised the event to celebrate spring in Bangladesh.

Portrait of a Cover Artist Indira Sarker Chaity Arts & Entertainment

Portrait of a Cover Artist Indira Sarker Chaity

Cover artist Indira Sarker Chaity has devoted her life to art since childhood. When her fellow classmates aspired to be doctors and engineers, she dreamt of filling her canvas with creativity.

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