3d ago| Theatre & Arts

Artist Samarjit Roy Choudhury in critical condition

Renowned contemporary artist Samarjit Roy Choudhury is admitted at Labaid Cardiac Hospital’s Coronary Care Unit (CCU). The news was confirmed through his son Surajit Roy Choudhury’s social media post.

3d ago| Theatre & Arts

A search for space and meaning: Iftikhar Uddin Ahmed’s solo exhibition ends today

“Searching for Space”, a solo exhibition featuring Iftikhar Uddin Ahmed's artworks is currently underway at La Galerie, Alliance Francaise, Dhaka.

3d ago| Theatre & Arts

Across the pages of ‘Himur Kolpito Diary’

Baatighar Theatre’s “Himur Kolpito Diary” was performed on Tuesday evening in the Studio Theatre Hall of Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy.

1w ago| Theatre & Arts

18 cultural icons get Shilpakala Padak

Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy awarded the “Shilpakala Padak 2019 and 2020” to 18 cultural personalities and two cultural organisations during an event at the National Theatre Hall of Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy yesterday.

1w ago| Theatre & Arts

18 cultural icons receive Shilpakala Padak 2019 & 2020

Some of the most gifted cultural figures in the country graced the Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy (BSA), as they attended the award giving ceremony for “Shilpakala Padak 2019 and 2020”.

1w ago| Theatre & Arts

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina witnesses photo exhibition on Padma Bridge at UN

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Wednesday visited the photo exhibition on Padma Bridge at the United Nations (UN) headquarters.

September 24, 2022
September 24, 2022

Cartoon People celebrates first comic book publication

“Cartoon People Festival” is a three-day long cartoon exhibition that celebrates the inception of Cartoon People and their first comic book publication. The exhibition has been open-for-all from September 23 to 25, and is organized at Moar, Gulshan.

September 24, 2022
September 24, 2022

‘Nil Chhaya’ reconjures ghosts of Bengal’s Indigo Revolution

‘Nil Chhaya' connects the Indigo Revolt to the oppressions faced by present day garment factory workers in Bangladesh.

September 23, 2022
September 23, 2022

18 cultural icons get Shilpakala Padak

Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy awarded the “Shilpakala Padak 2019 and 2020” to 18 cultural personalities and two cultural organisations during an event at the National Theatre Hall of Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy yesterday.

September 22, 2022
September 22, 2022

18 cultural icons receive Shilpakala Padak 2019 & 2020

Some of the most gifted cultural figures in the country graced the Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy (BSA), as they attended the award giving ceremony for “Shilpakala Padak 2019 and 2020”.

September 22, 2022
September 22, 2022

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina witnesses photo exhibition on Padma Bridge at UN

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Wednesday visited the photo exhibition on Padma Bridge at the United Nations (UN) headquarters.

September 21, 2022
September 21, 2022

‘Unwind Mind’: Capturing the many shades of mental health

Psycure, a mental-health based start-up, organised a week-long art exhibition on mental health awareness at the EMK Center to mark World Suicide Prevention Day and Mental Health Day. The exhibition was inaugurated on September 15 and ends today.

September 21, 2022
September 21, 2022

20 to get Shilpakala Padak

A total of 18 cultural luminaries and two cultural organisations will be awarded the Shilpakala Padak, for the years of 2019 and 2020, in recognition of their notable contributions to different creative arenas -- such as vocal music, instrumental music, dance, film, fine art, dramatics, recitation, folk culture and photography.

September 20, 2022
September 20, 2022

20 to get Shilpakala Padak this year

A total of 18 cultural luminaries and two cultural organisations will be awarded the Shilpakala Padak, for the years of 2019 and 2020, in recognition of their notable contributions to different creative arenas—such as vocal music, instrumental music, dance, film, fine art, dramatics, recitation, folk culture and photography.

September 20, 2022
September 20, 2022

Maroon 5’s Adam Levine allegedly cheats on pregnant wife

Recently, Instagram model Sumner Stroh posted a series of “alleged” personal messages to her TikTok account. The post was made on Septembet 19, and accuses Adam Levine, from Maroon 5, of having an affair with her.

September 19, 2022
September 19, 2022

Ginsberg, Dylan, Bhowmik’s anti-war pleas still relevant today

Fifty-one years ago, in this very month of September, Allen Ginsberg visited the Jessore Road. Upon his return to America, he would write the anti-war poem “September on Jessore Road”, which would be monumental in shifting the opinions of Americans to oppose the support of Pakistan in the Liberation War.