Tuesday, February 17, 2009
New Banner & Final Artists' names for the Mother Language Day Art Exhibit 2009
"To commemorate the International Mother Language Day, 21st February, Bangladesh Heritage Foundation and Bangladesh Research and publications Ltd. will jointly organize an exhibition of fine art titled 'Dali and Others' to be held from 20th Feb to 28th Feb 2009 at BILIA Auditorium (Suhrawardi House 22, Dhanmondi # 7, Dhaka-1205).
Press Preview at the same venue on 18th Feb. Wednesday at 11.30 AM
Eminent Educationist and former Adviser of the 1st Caretaker Government, Professor Zillur Rahman Siddiqui has kindly consented to inaugurate the exhibition as chief guest, while H. E. Mme. Itala Occhi, Ambassador of Italy in Bangladesh, Professor Nazrul Islam, Chairman UGC, Professor Harun-or Rashid, Pro VC University of Dhaka and Mr. Shankar Nath Rimal, Secretary General, Nepal Art Council, will be present as Guests of Honour.
The participating Artists are:
Nepal : Sashi Bikram Shah, Uttam Nepali, Shankar Nath Rimal, Shyam Lal Shrestha, Gehendra Man Amatya,
Gajendra Man Shrestha, Ratna Kazi Shakya & Uma Shankar Shah.
Malaysia : Suzlee Ibrahim and Asliza Aris
India : Sumita Chauhan
Jordan : Hakim Jamain
Greece : Georgia Grigoriadou and sarantis Gagas
Honduras : Jorge Ivan Restrepo
USA : Nel Ivancich and Christine Tarantino
UK : Martha Aitchison
Germany : Ernst Siedl, Dorothea Fleiss and Eric Paproth
France : Andre Derain
Italy : Annamaria Gelmi, Marilena Sassi and Grazia Lavina
Spain : Salvador Dali (from the collection of Ambassador Waliur Rahman)
Bangladesh : Quamrul Hasan (from the collection of Ambassador Waliur Rahman), Samarjit Roy Choudhury, Monirul Islam, Jamal Ahmed, Shahabuddin, Anisuzzaman and Habiba Akther Papia
The exhibition will remain open to the visitors from 10 am to 8 pm upto 28th Feb 2009.
Your kind presence will be deeply appreciated.
Posted by Christine A. Tarantino at 9:01 AM