The art of expression: Rakibul Anwar's ‘Shonglogno’

"Shonglogno", a solo exhibition featuring the works of Rakibul Anwar was recently displayed at La Galerie, Alliance Francaise, Dhaka. The exhibition was inaugurated on November 18, in the presence of Her Excellency, Marie Masdupuy, Ambassador of France to Bangladesh; eminent artist Professor Dhali Al Mamoon, and artist-critic Mustafa Zaman.

Random Harvests: GMME Karim’s photographic magnificence

Photography is, most certainly, one of the most fascinating art forms, being able to capture time and memories in a visual medium that we can look back on even years down the line. Ghulam Murshed Mohd. Ehsanul Karim (GMME Karim), one of the finest photographers in Bangladesh, provides spectators and photography enthusiasts the opportunity to transcend the barriers of time, and revisit the past through his solo photography exhibition, "Random Harvests", which is currently being exhibited at the Bengal Shilpalay.

Bangladeshi artworks exhibited in Nepal

Bangladesh Embassy in Kathmandu, in association with the Siddhartha Art Gallery, is organising an art exhibition in Nepal as part of the celebration of 50 years of Nepal-Bangladesh diplomatic relations.

Bangladeshi artist Jahangir Hossain's solo exhibition starts in Bahrain

Renowned Bangladeshi artist Jahangir Hossain’s solo exhibition “Hope for Life” has commenced at the Bahrain Art Center in the capital Manama.

Nazia Andaleeb Preema’s ‘The MIS-TRACE’ opens at the Dhaka Gallery

The MIS-TRACE, a conceptual art exhibition by the prominent visual artist Nazia Andaleeb Preema, went underway yesterday at the Dhaka Gallery located at Gulshan.

‘A Better Tomorrow’ turns the spotlight on climate change

The COP26 Climate Change photography exhibition, “A Better Tomorrow”, was inaugurated on November 5 at Drik Gallery in Panthapath, showcasing a collection of 30 photographs, surrounding the various themes of climate change. 

November 20, 2021
November 20, 2021

Nazia Andaleeb Preema’s ‘The MIS-TRACE’ opens at the Dhaka Gallery

The MIS-TRACE, a conceptual art exhibition by the prominent visual artist Nazia Andaleeb Preema, went underway yesterday at the Dhaka Gallery located at Gulshan.

November 10, 2021
November 10, 2021

‘A Better Tomorrow’ turns the spotlight on climate change

The COP26 Climate Change photography exhibition, “A Better Tomorrow”, was inaugurated on November 5 at Drik Gallery in Panthapath, showcasing a collection of 30 photographs, surrounding the various themes of climate change. 

October 7, 2021
October 7, 2021

Solo exhibition ‘Matir Manush’ provides vivid look into simple lives

EMK Center's virtual solo exhibition, "Matir Manush" features works of young artist Md Rasel Rana. The 41 artworks on display present the tradition, culture, celebrations, and everyday lives of Bengalis in a whimsical way.

September 30, 2021
September 30, 2021

Art exhibition featuring 9 female artists underway at Gallery-Q

An exhibition by nine female artists of the initiative, Colours, is currently underway at Gallery-Q, Banani. This is the seventh exhibition of Colours, and the artists have crafted each piece with dedication.

September 25, 2021
September 25, 2021

Bangabandhu-Bapu Digital Exhibition opens at Shilpakala Academy

The “Bangabandhu-Bapu Digital Exhibition” was opened for public viewing at the Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy today.

September 19, 2021
September 19, 2021

Ghartera’s ‘In the Terrains of Fear’ expresses that art is for everybody

Ghartera is a curatorial project that challenges the mainstream narratives of art through their collaboration with artists from diverse backgrounds, and experimentation of innovative forms of expression. Their second edition kicked off with the group show, “In the Terrains of Fear”, at Lalmatia, Dhaka, on September 17, 2021.

September 18, 2021
September 18, 2021

‘Imaginary of the Common: 50 years of Sultan’s Oeuvre’ underway at Bengal Shilpalay

Commemorating revered artist Sheikh Mohammed Sultan’s legacy, Bengal Shilpalay has organised the exhibition, “Imaginary of the Common: 50 years of Sultan’s Oeuvre”. The exhibition, which began on September 10, features a wide variety of works, starting from the maestro’s earliest charcoal drawings to his most famous paintings on watercolour and oil. 

September 11, 2021
September 11, 2021

Drik’s homage to victims of Hashem Foods Factory fire

Their dreams were shattered; their belief in a just society, torn to shreds. “Scorched Lives at Hashem Foods”, a mixed media exhibition paying homage to the victims of the factory fire, is currently underway in Drik Path Bhaban at Panthapath.

August 8, 2021
August 8, 2021

Bangladesh Film Archive organises photo exhibition in remembrance of Bangabandhu

In remembrance of the Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman, a 15-day photo exhibition began at the Projection Hall of the Bangladesh Film Archive from August 5, 2021, following safety measures against Covid-19.

July 24, 2021
July 24, 2021

EMK Center’s virtual duet exhibition ‘Mirror of Society’ underway

EMK Center’s virtual duet exhibition, “Mirror of Society” features works of young artists Shaily Shrabonti and Sheikh Farhana Parvin Tumpa. The 60 artworks on display at the exhibition highlight different aspects of society.