On the occasion of the 82nd birth anniversary of legendary Bangladeshi tapestry artist Rashid Choudhury, Bingshoti, an artists’ organisation has organised a four-day special painting exhibition. The exhibition was inaugurated on March 28 at Dhaka art Centre in Dhanmondi. Professor emeritus Anisuzzaman was present as chief guest while artist Abul Barq Alvi, dean, the Faculty of Fine Arts, University of Dhaka was present as special guest at the inauguration. Mukarram Hossain Hiron, curator of the exhibition delivered the welcome speech at the programme. The participating artists have used oil, acrylic and watercolour.
About 100 artworks by 21 artists — including Mukarram Hossain Hiron, Ahmed Nawaz, Rafique Siddiqui, Shishir Mallik, Afroza Khondokar, Bijan Majumdar, Khurshida Reza, Shafayat Khan, Shah Moinul Islam, Uttam Sen, Debabrata Mallik, Farzana Yasmin, Mohiuddin Ahmed, Shekhar Mondol — are put on display at the exhibition. The