Ãœbernatural: Unlocked at Goethe-Institut
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In January, the Goethe-Institut commissioned HerStory Foundation to beautify the bag lockers that are used by visitors of the Institute. The result is a mural by 13 artists illustrating 12 supernatural female characters from Bengali and German folk traditions. â€˜Ãœbernatural: Unlockedâ€™ the beautification of the storage facilities unlocks the many powerful female-driven narratives of the two cultures.
The opening ceremony of â€˜Ãœbernatural: Unlockedmâ€™ was held at the Goethe-Institut in the capitalâ€™s Dhanmondi area on February 11.
A musical performance by Alex and the Monsters was also followed by storytime and a scavenger hunt, visitors had the chance to win a goodie bag of Goethe and HerStory Foundnation treats. Basically this is project by Goethe-Institut Bangladesh facilitated by HerStory Foundation.
Stories and participant artists are:
Mader Gaan by Aabir Khalid, Patal Konya Monimala by Ahmed Fahim, Tanyabi Firti by Antora Mehrukh Azad, Rapunzel by Fj Mony, Frau Prechta by Farah Khandaker, Sultanaâ€™s Dream by Inshra Sakhawat Russell, Brunhild by Kabir Ava, Ãœbernatural: Unlocked - typography by Kazi Istela, Frau Holle by Rafiuzzaman Rhythom, Chadburi by Sayeef Mahmud, Lorelei by Shourov Khan, Behula and Manasha by Venessa Kaiser, Bon Bibi by Wasi Ahmed.