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  • Monirul Islam to receive Royal Spanish Order of Merit tomorrow

    Internationally renowned Spanish-Bangladeshi artist Monirul Islam will be conferred the Royal Spanish Order of Merit at the residence of the Ambassador of Spain in Bangladesh, tomorrow evening. The living legend of art was recently bestowed with the Bangla Academy Honouary Fellowship 2018 in Fine Arts. He will also receive Zainul Sammanona (conferred by the Faculty of Fine Art, University of Dhaka) on December 29, the birthday of Shilpacharya Zainul Abadin.
  • Zainul Utshab merges with FFA's turning 70

    The Faculty of Fine Art (FFA), popularly known as Charukala, of University of Dhaka (DU) is celebrating its 70th founding anniversary this year. The leading art educational institution of the country was founded on November 15, 1948, by Shilpacharya Zainul Abedin. The institution has so far contributed much to the thriving art scene of the country and the world at large.
  • Star Melodies showcases spirited songs of freedom

    During the Liberation War of 1971, the konthojoddha, who were the artistes of Swadhin Bangla Betar Kendra, a clandestine radio station during the resistance, kept up the morale of the freedom fighters with their spirited performance of patriotic songs, poems and satirical plays.
  • International crafts exhibition opens at Shilpakala

    Whilst entering gallery no.3 of the National Art Gallery, Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy (BSA), one will encounter an array of experimental crafts on diverse media. T
  • Highlighting the plight of the Rohingya refugees

    The historical documentary film titled, Blossoms From Ash, featuring the persecuted Rohingya people, has been completed with the active contribution of a unique team.