Sunday, January 21, 2018 | ePaper
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

Winter travelling in Bangladesh

Winter travelling in Bangladesh

Sheikh Arif Bulbon :Bangladesh is a land of river and it has wonderful six seasons. The characteristics of four seasons are slowly disappearing from Bangladesh. However, Summer and Winter

Riaz’s ‘Code of Conduct’ at Alliance Francaise

Riaz’s ‘Code of Conduct’ at Alliance Francaise

Sheikh Arif Bulbon :“My art is a very personal statement of my own experience, and I believe, as an artist it is my response to the life around me.

Winter in Bangladesh

Winter in Bangladesh

Sheikh Arif Bulbon :Bangladesh is small beautiful country. It has many natural beauties. Bangladesh has actually three season i.e pre-monsoon, rainy monsoon and winter season. But Bangladesh has traditionally

Zahangir Alom’s  ‘The Uncaged’

Zahangir Alom’s ‘The Uncaged’

Sheikh Arif Bulbon :Zahangir Alom’s paintings delineate the blossoming beauty and diversity of nature. As with blossoming flowers to the sun, the artworks depict a certain emblematic intercession, a

Duet performance of Tagore songs at Alliance Francaise de Dhaka

Duet performance of Tagore songs at Alliance Francaise de Dhaka

Sheikh Arif Bulbon :An evening of Tagore songs titled Tomar-e Naam Sokol Tarar Majhey (Your Name Amidst All the Stars) by Ankhi Halder and Anushree Bhattachariya was held recently

Group painting exhibition Joloj 3

Group painting exhibition Joloj 3

Sheikh Arif Bulbon :Joloj is an endeavour by artists Al-Akhir Sarker, Bishan Bhakta, Golam Moshiur Rahman Choudhury, Md Azmal Uddin, Sadek Ahmed and Shaymal Biswas. The third edition of

Humayun Mela, Himu Day

Humayun Mela, Himu Day

Sheikh Arif Bulbon :Ever since the birthday of eminent litterateur has been declared as Himu Day, hundreds of youth have gathered, every year on the same day, to personify

`A Delightful Journey` by Art Stories

`A Delightful Journey` by Art Stories

Sheikh Arif Bulbon :‘Art Stories’ is a platform for artists with the primary aim to facilitate its artists realise their ideas and conceptions that consequently can be transformed into

These CHOCOLATE DRESSES  in Paris make you drool

These CHOCOLATE DRESSES in Paris make you drool

Samar’s Mrittika Maya (Earthen Affection)

Samar’s Mrittika Maya (Earthen Affection)

Sheikh Arif Bulbon :Second solo painting exhibition of artist Samar Majumder titled Mrittika Maya (Earthen Affection) was held at La Galerie of the Alliance Francaise de Dhaka (AFD) in

Abu Salim`s My Beloved Motherland at AFD

Abu Salim`s My Beloved Motherland at AFD

Sheikh Arif Bulbon :A solo painting exhibition titled My Beloved Motherland by artist Md Abu Salim is going on at Galerie Zoom of Alliance Francaise de Dhaka (AFD) in the

Beautiful Bangladesh

Beautiful Bangladesh

Sheikh Arif Bulbon :Bangladesh is a land of mystery and intrigue. The country is centuries old and while it has seen many visitors over the years, it is only

 China’s Tanka people split between  life at sea or on land

China’s Tanka people split between life at sea or on land

.

Architectural exhibition River Rhapsody: Museum of Rivers and Canals

Architectural exhibition River Rhapsody: Museum of Rivers and Canals

Sheikh Arif Bulbon :The architectural exhibition of Department of Architecture, BRAC University titled River Rhapsody: Museum of Rivers and Canals was held at La Galerie of the Alliance Française

‘Painting for Children’ at AFD

‘Painting for Children’ at AFD

Sheikh Arif Bulbon :Alliance Française de Dhaka (AFD) is going to arrange a group painting exhibition titled ‘Diversity of the Nature’ by the students of  ‘Painting for Children,’ coordinated

Duet art exhibition Obsession

Duet art exhibition Obsession

Sheikh Arif Bulbon :A duet painting exhibition of artists Sayed Fida Hossain and Sultan Ishtiaque titled Obsession is being held at  La Galerie of the Alliance Française de Dhaka

This Pacific Island is caught in a global power struggle (and it’s not Guam)

This Pacific Island is caught in a global power struggle (and it’s not Guam)

.

Fat shaming  doctors may  harm obese people  mentally, physically

Fat shaming doctors may harm obese people mentally, physically

Weekend Plus Desk :Fat shaming done by health care providers can take a toll on overweight people’s physical health and well-being, according to a study. The findings showed that

Children consuming online  time like junk food

Children consuming online time like junk food

Weekend Plus Desk :Parents must intervene to stop their children overusing social media and consuming time online ‘like junk food,’  according to a top official. In an interview recently, Children’s

Nargis Poly’s The Skin of a Living Thought

Nargis Poly’s The Skin of a Living Thought

Sheikh Arif Bulbon :The inaugural ceremony of the solo painting exhibition of artist Nargis Poly titled The Skin of a Living Thought was held at La Galerie of the

Shemonty Monjari’s Dekho Re Chittokomoley

Shemonty Monjari’s Dekho Re Chittokomoley

Sheikh Arif Bulbon :Parents of Shemonty Monjari, Sohrabuddin and Nasima Khan are singers. She got first lesson in music from her father when Shemonty was only four. Noted Tagore

Alomgir’s Another Axis

Alomgir’s Another Axis

Sheikh Arif Bulbon :The solo art exhibition of artist Md Alomgir Hossain titled Another Axis is going on at La Galerie of the Alliance Française de Dhaka (AFD) in

Thailand’s annual buffalo  racing festival

Thailand’s annual buffalo racing festival

.

Presentation of Franco-German Jute Project

Presentation of Franco-German Jute Project

Sheikh Arif Bulbon :Sophie Aubert, The French Ambassador  to Bangladesh and  Dr Thomas Prinz, the German Ambassador to Bangladesh co-hosted the ‘Presentation of a Franco-German Jute Project’ organised jointly

Solar Salon and other going on

Solar Salon and other going on

Monica Jahan Bose :The People’s Climate March in Washington, DC was incredibly beautiful.  The mall was absolutely packed with a sea of people, and Storytelling with Saris joined the

Solar Salon and other going on

Solar Salon and other going on

Monica Jahan Bose :The People’s Climate March in Washington, DC was incredibly beautiful.  The mall was absolutely packed with a sea of people, and Storytelling with Saris joined the

Nazrul Academy marks Poet’s birth anniversary

Nazrul Academy marks Poet’s birth anniversary

Sheikh Arif Bulbon :On the occasion of marking the 118th birth anniversary of National Poet Kazi Nazrul Islam, Nazrul Academy organised a two-day long programme at Music and Dance