Art & Culture

Group art exhibition ‘Lines of Ages’ held at Cosmos Atelier 71

Cultural Correspondent The exhibition was organised by Gallery Cosmos based on the outcome of the workshop conducted by noted young Japanese print-artist Toshihiko Ikeda. Several artworks of 20 Bangladeshi artists, who participated in the workshop, were displayed in the exhibition. Speaking on the occasion, Toshiko Ikeda said, “I am happy to show my technique of […]

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Andrew Kishore’s May Day’s song

Cultural Correspondent Legendary play-back singer Andrew Kishore has rendered a song on the occasion of coming May Day, under noted music composer and director Farid Ahmed’s composition Mohammad Rafiquzzaman wrote lyrics of the song titled ‘Shorirta engine khoye jai din din’, ‘Rikshachalai ami rikshachalai’. Its recording has already been done.”As usual lyrics of the song […]

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Film fest begins at SAU

Cultural Correspondent The 3rd Sylhet Film Festival began at Sylhet Agricultural University on Tuesday with a view to encouraging independent filmmaking. SAU student counselling and guidance affairs director Syed Sayeem Uddin Ahmed opened the three-day festival in front of the TSC at 11:00am. Sylhet Agricultural University Film Society arranged the festival for the third time. […]

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Shwapno unveils ‘Melay Jaire’ T-shirts to raise funds for children with autism

Cultural Correspondent A portion of the proceeds from the sale of these T-shirts will support the PFDA-Vocational Training Center, an institution for children with autism. Shwapno, one of the largest grocery store chains in Bangladesh, unveiled “Melay Jaire” T-shirts on Thursday at one of their outlets in Gulshan 1. The T-shirts are named after Feedback’s […]

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Iran cultural centre celebrates Pahela Baishakh, Nowruz

Cultural Correspondent Iran Cultural Centre, Dhaka, in association with Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy, celebrated Pahela Baishakh and Nowruz, the Iranian New Year, through a programme held at Music and Dance Centre of Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy on Friday. The programme featured discussion and a cultural show. Khalid Mahmud Chowdhury, state minister for shipping, was present as the […]

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Goethe-Institut organises “Through Her Eyes”

Cultural Correspondent Goethe-Institut Bangladesh, in cooperation with the International Film Initiative of Bangladesh (IFIB) organized a film screening and discussion series “Through Her Eyes “ – A space to watch and discuss films with women filmmakers of Bangladesh” at its Dhanmondi auditorium on Thursday. Baganiya (Garden of Memories) a 66 minute film directed by Humaira […]

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Contemporary Dance evening at BSA

Cultural Correspondent This event is the continuation of the Young Choreographers’ Platform project initiated by Goethe-Institut Bangladesh in 2016, in cooperation with the Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy. An Evening of Contemporary Dance was held on Thursday evening at the National Theatre Hall, Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy. With ten group and one solo performance, Goethe-Institut Bangladesh, in partnership […]