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    17th Asian Art Biennale: Popular artists display paintings at separate show

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 05:28pm on December 05, 2016

    A group of invited artists from home and abroad are showcasing their works at an exhibition organised on the sidelines of the 17th Asian Art Biennale at...

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    David Bowie up for BBC Music British Artist award

    BBC | Updated at 12:07pm on December 05, 2016

    David Bowie has been posthumously nominated for the British artist of the year prize at the BBC Music...

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    Poems, songs on independence war presented

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 05:44pm on December 04, 2016

    A production featuring poems and songs on the war of independence was staged at the Studio Theatre Hall of Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy...

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    17th Asian Art Biennale: Bipasha wins award for mixed-media work

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 05:41pm on December 04, 2016

    Artist-actress Bipasha Hayat has won an honourable mention award along with five other artists at the 17th Asian Art Biennale for...

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    17th Asian Art Bienalle: Foreign artists praise exhibitions

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 05:21pm on December 04, 2016

    Foreign artists and dignitaries participating in the 17th Asian Art Biennale at Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy have mostly expressed satisfaction with...

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    Two-day int’l music fest held in Chittagong

    Our Correspondent . Chittagong | Updated at 10:14pm on December 03, 2016

    A two-day international music festival was held in Chittagong on Thursday and Friday. Titled ‘Music for Peace,’ the event was organised by a platform called Sufi and Folk Festival Celebration Committee with the help of the Indian High Commission on the Chittagong Shilpakala Academy premises...

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    Ballad-based theatre festival begins

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 10:12pm on December 03, 2016

    A six-day theatre festival featuring plays based on or inspired by folk ballads began at the National Theatre Hall of Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy on Friday...

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    17TH ASIAN ART BIENNALE: Children, adolescents visit galleries

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 10:10pm on December 03, 2016

    Children and youngsters are visiting the galleries of the National Art Gallery of Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy, where a month-long 17th Asian Art Biennale is currently underway featuring works by both local and foreign artists...

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    Artistic trends in different countries analysed

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 10:07pm on December 03, 2016

    Artistic trends in different cities of the world were discussed at two panel discussions held at the seminar room of the National Art Gallery on Saturday...

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    17TH ASIAN ART BIENNALE: Dagmara Wyskiel wins grand prize for installation

    Ershad Kamol | Updated at 10:01pm on December 03, 2016

    Chilean visual artist Dagmara Wyskiel has won the grand prize at the 17th Asian Art Biennale for her video installation titled ‘Joint Game,’ an enigmatic but visually stunning artwork depicting the emptiness of place and human mind...