Dhaka, Apr 19 (UNB) – A three-day art exhibition will begin at Zainul Gallery of the Faculty of Fine Art at Dhaka University (DU) on Saturday.
The opening ceremony is scheduled to be held at 5pm. The exhibition will remain open from 11am to 8pm every day till Monday.
Artworks from “Art Festival 2019 Gazipur” which was held on March 27-30, 2019 at Bhawal Mirzapur Haji Jamir Uddin School and College, Gazipur will be displayed at the show for the art lovers.
The exhibition will feature art camp, artwork exhibition, folk art and craft fair, art talk, sightseeing, cultural programmes and more.
Former Cultural Affairs Minister Asduzzaman Noor will be present at the inaugural ceremony as the chief guest.
Eminent artist Prof Rafiqun Nabi, Dean of the DU Fine Art Faculty Prof Nisar Hossain, Country Director of UNDP Bangladesh Sudipto Mukerjee and Director of Astrotex Group Tahmina Tanji will attend the programme as special guests.
Advisor of Art Festival 2019 Gazipur and Additional Secretary of the Disaster Management and Relief Ministry Md Mohsin will preside over the programme.
Assistant Professor of Graphic Design Department of DU Harun-ar-Rashid Tutul and Professor of Graphic Design Department Mohammad Eunus were respectively curator and convener of the Art Festival 2019, Gazipur.