Sumaiya Kabir

June 19, 2020
June 19, 2020

Promoting reading for a good cause

The Pashe Achi initiative began its journey on March 22, 2020. What started as an idea of two friends to supply essential food items to only about 50 people has now turned into a whole team of volunteers helping over 6,000 families in distress, amid the coronavirus pandemic.

June 12, 2020
June 12, 2020

Redefining education

Alokito Hridoy Foundation (AHF), has been working towards making Bangladesh’s current education system more holistic, through a model where children learn by playing, problem solving and inquiring.

February 18, 2020
February 18, 2020

‘Parampara’ celebrates art and family history

Parampara, a slightly different exhibition, opened at Gallery Chitrak on February 15. While it is still a regular display of photographs and paintings, what makes it unique is the tribute it pays, as well as the lives of the two generations of artists it celebrates.

February 10, 2020
February 10, 2020

Street photography exhibition ‘Forever Dhaka’ concludes

Ashiqur Rahman Rean, iflix’s Country Head by day and passionate street photographer by night, hosted his first solo exhibition, Forever Dhaka, which concluded yesterday.

February 7, 2020
February 7, 2020

Helal Shah’s ‘Ankora’ celebrates life in Old Dhaka

Helal Shah’s solo painting exhibition, Ankora, is currently underway at EMK Center in Dhanmondi.

February 2, 2020
February 2, 2020

Three and a Half Men: Advocating Food Safety

With members as interesting as their team’s name, Three and a Half Men, the Banglalink Ennovators 3.0 contestants, successfully made their spot as the second runners up, with their idea of creating an app that tracks product authenticity in the food market.

January 27, 2020
January 27, 2020

Rongbaaz releases at Britto Art Space

If you have ever somehow wondered about what Leonardo da Vinci’s The Last Supper would look like as a rickshaw painting, you can now have your curiosity satisfied if you visit Britto Art Space, located at Dhaka’s Green Road.

January 22, 2020
January 22, 2020

Najib Tarque’s ‘Art Makes Us Human’ at 3rd Space

Slowly gaining more and more popularity as the cultural hub of Dhanmondi, 3rd Space hosted an insightful art talk recently, where youngsters spent a wonderful weekend afternoon brainstorming how art makes us human, with Najib Tareque.

December 30, 2019
December 30, 2019

A F M Moniruzzaman on the ‘Art of Life’

Dhanmondi’s 3rd Space has recently been gaining a lot of popularity as a hub for young music and art lovers. December 28 was no different, when people of all ages gathered for tea and a discussion with the famous artist, A F M Moniruzzaman (Shipu). The two-hour art talk was titled, Art of Life.

December 17, 2019
December 17, 2019

Ismail Ferdous: A passionate photojournalist

Last Friday’s wintry afternoon saw a large audience cosy up for an insightful discussion with Ismail Ferdous at the Imagine Productions headquarters in Niketan. With numerous accolades to his name, Ismail Ferdous is a Bangladeshi documentary photographer at National Geographic, who currently resides in New York.