Artist Column

Imagining Beyond the Boundaries- Reesham Shahab Tirtho

Imagining Beyond the Boundaries- Reesham Shahab Tirtho

If you are a Dhakaite, you have most likely come across a mural art by Tirtho, bringing a wall to…
A Graphic Memoir

A Graphic Memoir

Sayra Begum’s autobiographical graphic novel Mongrel was recently published by Knockabout Comics that illustrates the tale of Shuna, a young…
Dreaming a Safe Habitat- Salbhi Sumaiya

Dreaming a Safe Habitat- Salbhi Sumaiya

Native to Bangladesh, Salbhi Sumaiya is a conceptual and visual artist primarily based in Toronto, Canada. While she possesses a…
Sparking Fantasy

Sparking Fantasy

Fantasy art is a genre of art which portrays non-realistic, mystical, mythical or folkloric subjects or events and style, which is representational and naturalistic,…
Enthralled by Digital Art – Artist Insight

Enthralled by Digital Art – Artist Insight

Digital art is the artistic work deeply admired by architect and visual artist Fahad Rahman.
Songs of the Fishermen – Mong Mong Sho

Songs of the Fishermen – Mong Mong Sho

Text by KN Deya It is often said to those learning watercolour – you paint with water, not colour. Mong…
A Nuanced Glimpse of Dhaka – Artist Column

A Nuanced Glimpse of Dhaka – Artist Column

Despite having a rich history and a kaleidoscopic cultural landscape, Dhaka remains an underrepresented theme in the visual art scene.…
Peek Through Liza’s Brushes – Artist Insight

Peek Through Liza’s Brushes – Artist Insight

The self-taught artist Liza Hasan prefers watercolour over anything else. Her subject usually includes questioning and teasing social norms, feminism…
Exploring the Awakened Soul – Artist Column

Exploring the Awakened Soul – Artist Column

Many artists have their creative epiphany when they feel the urge to create something impactful that carries a strong message.…
Isolation Creation- How are Artists Coping with Quarantine? – Artist Column

Isolation Creation- How are Artists Coping with Quarantine? – Artist Column

In the wake of the Covid-19 outbreak, the realm of art has witnessed sweeping changes across the world, with galleries…