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    Hockney smashes living artist record

    Agence France-Presse .New York | Updated at 12:00am on November 17, 2018

    A masterful swimming pool painting by British legend David Hockney sold for $90.3 million in New York on Thursday, smashing a new auction record for...

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    Masks depict human psyche

    Tanzil Rahaman | Updated at 12:00am on November 16, 2018

    Women artists displayed diverse masks at a week-long group exhibition which ended on Thursday at Gallery-6 of National Art Gallery, Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy.The exhibition titled...

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    Jamal Ahmed’s tryst with charcoal

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on November 15, 2018

    Eminent artist Jamal Ahmed has revisited his favourite themes and subjects in his latest charcoal paintings on display at a solo show under way at...

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    Magritte painting fetches $26.8m

    Agence France-Presse . New York | Updated at 12:00am on November 14, 2018

    A painting by Rene Magritte sold for $26.8 million Monday at a Sotheby’s auction in New York, setting a record for a work by the...

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    Young artists show knack in diverse mediums

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 05:53pm on November 13, 2018

    Young artists have showcased their knack in diverse medium drawings and paintings at a group show now running at Zainul Gallery of faculty...

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    Artists portray rustic life in group show

    Tanzil Rahaman | Updated at 05:52pm on November 12, 2018

    Fifty four artistes, who have graduated from Institute of Fine Arts of Chittagong University at different years, have portrayed diverse aspects of rustic life at...

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    Students address diverse issues thru photographs

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 05:55pm on November 11, 2018

    Students of different government and private universities have brought contemporary issues to the fore at a three-day inter-university photography exhibition under...

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    Cave paintings from 40,000 years ago are earliest figurative art

    Agence France-Presse . Tokyo | Updated at 12:00am on November 10, 2018

    The painting in Borneo, possibly depicting a native type of wild cattle, is among thousands of artworks discovered decades ago in the remote region....

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    Group show features streets of Dhaka

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on November 10, 2018

    Six artists have portrayed Dhaka streets-with both their beauty and sordidness-in watercolour paintings on display at a group show under way at La Galerie of...

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    Students display works in group show

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on November 08, 2018

    The sculpture department of Dhaka University celebrated its 55th anniversary through a weeklong group show held at Zainul Gallery of faculty of fine arts....