Desperately Seeking Breathing Space

Exhibition at Goethe Institut highlights a distraught Dhaka
Walking into Goethe Institut in Dhanmandi, Dhaka, one notices a fairly large structure of whitened bamboos — with shoes and mirrors hanging randomly from the intricately positioned arms. What is more unsettling about this piece is that little plants with tiny green leaves are sprouting out of these shoes. Little cups and kettles put on an accompanying table are also growing plants. Ronni Ahmed, in whose work absurdity is a constant

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Exhibition Of Tagore Reproductions At Chhayanaut

KG Subramanian speaks on Rabindranath’s Artwork
As part of Chhayanaut’s yearlong programmes to commemorate the 150th birth anniversary [May 8, this year] of Rabindranath Tagore, an eight-day exhibition featuring reproductions of the Nobel laureate poet’s artworks is on at Chhayanaut Shangskriti Bhaban in Dhanmondi, Dhaka.
Renowned Indian artist and art teacher KG Subramanian inaugurated the exhibition yesterday and delivered an

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