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Patrick Brown’s photography exhibition EXODUS

Patrick Brown’s photography exhibition EXODUS

Sheikh Arif Bulbon :UNICEF Bangladesh and Alliance Française de Dhaka (AFD) jointly organised a photography exhibition titled EXODUS by internationally acclaimed photographer Patrick Brown from December 10. UNICEF Bangladesh

Farid Shah’s solo abstract photography exhibition

Farid Shah’s solo abstract photography exhibition

Sheikh Arif Bulbon :As Encyclopaedia Britannica puts it, surface is the outermost layer of a material or substance.’ Everything we have around us have surfaces - so much so

Nobanno Utsab 1425

Nobanno Utsab 1425

Sheikh Arif Bulbon :A two-day long Jatiyo Nobanno Utsab was held at Bakultala of the Faculty of Fine Arts of Dhaka University recently. Jatiyo Nobanno Utsab Udjapan Parishad organised

Looking for a ‘cool’ destination? This resort in Japan is made entirely of ice

Looking for a ‘cool’ destination? This resort in Japan is made entirely of ice

Weekend Plus Desk :Japan, no doubt, is home to several splendid innovations. Right from its tech-savvy products to its food, the land of the rising sun never fails to

Group painting exhibition, Joloj 4 (Aquatic 4) - ‘Street of Dhaka’

Group painting exhibition, Joloj 4 (Aquatic 4) - ‘Street of Dhaka’

Sheikh Arif Bulbon :Joloj is an endeavour by artists Al-Akhir Sarker, Biplob Chakr oborty, Golam Moshiur Rahman Choudhury, Md Azmal Uddin, Sadek Ahmed and Shaymal Biswas. Alliance Française de

Sanaul’s photo exhibition on Rohingyas in New York

Sanaul’s photo exhibition on Rohingyas in New York

Weekend Plus Desk :A daylong solo exhibition of renowned Bangladeshi photographer Sanaul Haque was held at Diversity Plaza at Jackson Heights of New York recently. Fifty photographs on the

Fruit smoothies will counter attack hunger pangs throughout the day

Fruit smoothies will counter attack hunger pangs throughout the day

Weekend Plus Desk :Fruit smoothies are a fun way of having different types of fruits for breakfast. Depending on the season you can create delicious combinations of breakfast smoothies.

A stage performance of ‘Two Strangers vs Oleander Flower’

A stage performance of ‘Two Strangers vs Oleander Flower’

Sketch Desk :A stage performance of ‘Two Strangers vs Oleander Flower’ created by Ashish Khondker and produced by Space and Acting Research Centre was held at Forecourt, Alliance Française

San Marino: A fastest- growing tourist destination

San Marino: A fastest- growing tourist destination

Weekend Plus Desk :One of the smallest countries in the world, San Marino is a 61 square kilometer mini region situated in the north of Italy. According to new

The most beautiful forests around the world

The most beautiful forests around the world

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SM Sultan - The Cosmic Journey of a Fugitive

SM Sultan - The Cosmic Journey of a Fugitive

Sheikh Arif Bulbon :Over the span of a decade, Nasir Ali Mamun recorded the one-man journey of the ‘fugitive’ and bohemian painter SM Sultan - his pathos, darkness and

Amazing adventure experiences to have around the world

Amazing adventure experiences to have around the world

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Concert of German-Swiss band RAGGABUND in Dhaka

Concert of German-Swiss band RAGGABUND in Dhaka

Sheikh Arif Bulbon :For over a decade, the two brothers Don Caramelo and Paco Mendoza have been inspiring their fans with a mix of offbeat, dancehall, cumbia muffin and

Kazi Sayed Ahmed’s Surface as Symbol

Kazi Sayed Ahmed’s Surface as Symbol

Sheikh Arif Bulbon :Artist Kazi Sayed Ahmed has always been infatuated with extraneous materials. As an artist seeking to inscribe new meaning into the surface, he has developed a

Most beautiful botanical gardens around the world

Most beautiful botanical gardens around the world

Sketch Desk :Who doesn’t love being in the peaceful aura of nature? Visiting a botanical garden is a great way to come close to Mother Nature, but it is

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 -