Dhaka, Mar 25 (UNB) – A group art exhibition titled 'Life 2019' featuring 39 women artists will begin at Gallery Cosmos in the city’s Mohakhali New DOHS area on Tuesday.
The exhibition, dedicated to all the women of the world, will showcase 39 artworks of the 39 women artists.
Australian High Commissioner to Bangladesh Julia Niblett will inaugurate the show at Villa de Anjuman, House 115, Lane 6 of New DOHS, Mohakhali as the chief guest at 6pm while Cornelia Gautschi Holenstein will be present as a special guest.
Dhaka , Mar 20 ( UNB) -A 12-day painting exhibition titled ‘A Way to Break Beyond’ by Salma Zakia Bristy will begin on Friday at La Galerie Alliance Française de Dhaka
Nilu Rawshon Murshed, Chairperson, Abinta Gallery of Fine Arts and eminent artist Kanak Chapa Chakma will attend the opening ceremony of the exhibition.
Salma Zakia Bristy was born at Cumilla, Bangladesh. She finished her BFA (Hons) from the Department Print Making, Institute of Fine Arts, University of Dhaka. She got the ‘Grand Award’ in 18th Asian Art Biennale 2018, Bangladesh, said a pres release.
The artist said the artwork ‘A way to break beyond’ is based on the children diagnosed with autism, as well as on the hope and the optimism of their parents.
The exhibition will remain open to all until Tuesday( April 2).
Visiting Hours: Monday to Thursday from 3:00pm to 9:00pm, Friday and Saturday from 9:00am to12:00 noon and 5:00pm to 8:00pm).
Chattogram, Mar 4 (UNB) - The annual Shiv Chaturdarshi fair, one of the major religious festivals of the Hindu community, started at Chandranath Dham of Sitakunda on Monday.
It is taking place on top of the Chandranath hill.
The pilgrims would bathe the idol of Shiv with coconut water and milk at 7:12pm on Tuesday. Dol Purnima will be celebrated on Tuesday and Wednesday.
Like previous years, several hundred saints and worshipers from different countries have gathered at the fair. A four-day conference of Hindu saints and scholars started on Sunday and will end on Wednesday with the fair.
Officer-in-Charge of Sitakunda Model Police Station Delwar Hossain said surveillance cameras have been installed and a three-tier security arrangement has been made to tackle any untoward situation.