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Sajid Bin Doza’s sketches on National Parliament Building

Sajid Bin Doza’s sketches on National Parliament Building

Sheikh Arif Bulbon :Bangladesh is the house of the world's largest legislative complex and it was designed by the eminent American architect Louis I Kahn. Influenced by ancient ruins,

5 cheapest holiday destinations in Europe for budget travellers

5 cheapest holiday destinations in Europe for budget travellers

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Reflection of European Colonialism in representation of veiled women by women artists of Bangladesh

Reflection of European Colonialism in representation of veiled women by women artists of Bangladesh

Selima Chowdhury :In Bangladesh, women practice veiling or purdah for a variety of reasons including religious belief, social or cultural practice and security. The veil is also considered a

Shilpakala Academy  Acrobatic Troupe

Shilpakala Academy Acrobatic Troupe

Sheikh Arif Bulbon :Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy Acrobatic troupe presented an acrobatic performance organised by Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy (BSA) on its premise in the city's Segunbagicha area recently. The performance

Ruposhi Bangla (The Beauteous Bangal)

Ruposhi Bangla (The Beauteous Bangal)

Sheikh Arif Bulbon :The solo painting exhibition by Golam Mohammed Joarder titled ‘Ruposhi Bangla’ (The Beauteous Bangal) was held at La Galerie of the Alliance Française de Dhaka (AFD)

Museums across the world  will challenge idea of design

Museums across the world will challenge idea of design

Sketch Desk :Designing a museum maybe easy, but designing a museum that stops you in your tracks is an architectural challenge. Right from dome-shaped buildings on water to asymmetrically

Bengal Foundation’s two new solo albums

Bengal Foundation’s two new solo albums

Sheikh Arif Bulbon :Bengal Foundation launched two new solo albums - Shimu Dey’s Tomai Aamai Miley and Avoya Dutta’s Alok Malar Sajey - recently held at Chhayanaut Auditorium in

Monjur Rashid’s Narrative of Time

Monjur Rashid’s Narrative of Time

Sheikh Arif Bulbon :Monjur Rashid has been working as a freelance artist after earning his master of fine arts from University of Development Alternative (UODA). He started working with

2018 World Cup stadiums: Complete guide to all 12 venues in 11 cities in Russia

2018 World Cup stadiums: Complete guide to all 12 venues in 11 cities in Russia

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USA Dance Day - Dance for a social cause

USA Dance Day - Dance for a social cause

Sketch Desk :Part of an international series, this movement was created a decade ago by the visionary choreographer Dr Sandip Soparrkar to help raise awareness about important social issues

Archiprix Bangladesh Exhibition 2018

Archiprix Bangladesh Exhibition 2018

Sheikh Arif Bulbon :‘Archiprix Bangladesh Exhibition 2018’ is a showcase of a selection of 15 projects submitted by the Bangladeshi students for Archiprix International from 2000 to 2017, along

Harry & Meghan’s wedding ceremony was way less traditional than Will & Kate’s

Harry & Meghan’s wedding ceremony was way less traditional than Will & Kate’s

Tamara Abraham :Prince Harry and Meghan Markle’s wedding ceremony yesterday was evidence that it was wholly possible to break free from many of the stuffy traditions associated with the

Shunno’s graphic print folio series

Shunno’s graphic print folio series

Sheikh Arif Bulbon :‘Apostrophe’ is a folio set of 40 pressure prints, created during Studio Shunno's 2013 graphic workshop project, ‘Mind Map.’ With the goal to build long-term, sustained

Kuntal Barai’s Displaced in Dhaka

Kuntal Barai’s Displaced in Dhaka

Sheikh Arif Bulbon :Kutal Barai, the young artist did his BFA and MFA in the Painting Department of University of Development Alternative (UODA). He has attended more than 20

Iskindar Mirza’s Illusion of Colour

Iskindar Mirza’s Illusion of Colour

Sheikh Arif Bulbon :Artist Iskindar Mirza has dedicated to create illusions of colours through his artworks. There is a kind of sorcerous enticement in artworks - he believes -

Mohammad Iqbal’s Silent Revelations

Mohammad Iqbal’s Silent Revelations

Sheikh Arif Bulbon :Edge, the Foundation has organised a solo contemporary art exhibition titled ‘Silent Revelations’ by artist Mohammad Iqbal at The Courtyard at Park Heights in the city's

Surer Dhara’s Chaitra Sangkranti, Borshoboron

Surer Dhara’s Chaitra Sangkranti, Borshoboron

Sheikh Arif Bulbon :Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina inaugurated the four-day long grand programme of Surer Dhara-Channel i Chaitra Sangkranti 1424 and Borshoboron 1425 at Bangabandhu International Conference Centre (BICC)

Illusion of Colour

Illusion of Colour

Sheikh Arif Bulbon :Artist Iskindar Mirza has completed her BFA and MFA from Department of Oriental Art, Faculty of Fine Arts, University of Dhaka. He has already attended more

Soma Surovi Jannat’s Grey Contours

Soma Surovi Jannat’s Grey Contours

Sheikh Arif Bulbon :Soma Surovi Jannat is a practitioner who tries to incorporate her experiences of nature into the artistic space she creates. Her efforts are directed towards harnessing

By the Dead Sea, Bedouin graze camels at Earth's lowest place

By the Dead Sea, Bedouin graze camels at Earth's lowest place

As the hot summers of the Israeli territories give way to cool winter climes, hundreds of camels and their Bedouin Arab herders keeping watchful eyes, journey from southern Israel

The faces behind Cuba's famed cigars

The faces behind Cuba's famed cigars

'Beast from the East' sweeps Europe plunging temperatures

'Beast from the East' sweeps Europe plunging temperatures

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Revellers in Greece celebrate 'Ash Monday'

Revellers in Greece celebrate 'Ash Monday'

Clean Monday, also known as Pure Monday, Ash Monday, Monday of Lent or Green Monday, is the first day of Great Lent throughout Eastern Christianity and is a moveable

People hail Spring by observing Pohela Falgun

People hail Spring by observing Pohela Falgun

Sheikh Arif Bulbon :With the beginning of Pahela Falgun, nature gets a new momentum and a lease of life. Spring comes with the starting of Pahela Falgun.  It is

Bangladesh-India Nazrul Conference 2018

Bangladesh-India Nazrul Conference 2018

Sheikh Arif Bulbon :A 10-day-long Bangladesh-India Nazrul Conference commemorating the Nazrul song artiste Sohrab Hossain was held recently in different districts of the country including Dhaka from January 26

Palanquin: Sign of Bangladesh’s past tradition

Md Altaf Hussain :Palanquin is one kind of transports which of the rich and the aristocratic people used to travel from one place to another is the old days.

Faiham Sharif’s solo photo exhibition

Faiham Sharif’s solo photo exhibition

Sheikh Arif Bulbon :Faiham Ebna Sharif has been working on the documentation of the tea garden workers and their communities since November, 2015. There are around 162 tea gardens

Prokriti Mela 2018

Prokriti Mela 2018

With the aim to create public awareness on various elements of environment and nature, Prokriti O Jibon Foundation, in association with Channel i, organised a day-long fair titled ‘Deshbondhu

Japan’s ‘Coming of Age Day’

Japan’s ‘Coming of Age Day’

Japanese women attend their ‘Coming of Age Day’ celebration ceremony at an amusement park in Tokyo, Japan on January 8, 2018. Dazzling in colourful kimonos and wafting clouds of

Bengal Classical Music Festival 2017

Bengal Classical Music Festival 2017

Sheikh Arif Bulbon :Amid tight security, the five-day event sixth Bengal Classical Music Festival was held from December 26 to 29 at the Sheikh Kamal Abahani field in Dhaka’s