Dhaka, Feb 20 (UNB) – A 12-day-long group art exhibition titled ‘Musicality in Wood’ will begin at the Gallery Cosmos in the city’s Mohakhali New DOHS area on Friday.
Eminent artist Monirul Islam will inaugurate the exposition at Villa de Anjuman, House-115, Lane-6 of New DOHS at 5pm.
The exhibition is based on woodcut prints from the outcome of a printmaking workshop held at Cosmos Atelier71 Printmaking Studio which was conducted by artist Anisuzzaman Anis, a Professor of Printmaking Department of the Faculty of Fine Arts of Dhaka University.
The exhibition will run from 12 noon to 8 pm every day till March 5.
The entire exhibition consists of the woodblock prints produced by 30 talented artists who participated in the workshop.
Woodblock or woodcut is a traditional form of relief printing where the artist’s design or drawing is made on a piece of wood, and the untouched areas are then cut away with gouges, leaving the raised image which is then inked.