Kaya to open premises to visitors with Masters and Prodigies

Cultural Correspondent | Published: 23:59, Feb 25,2021


An artwork by the late renowned Indian artist MF Husain which will be displayed at the upcoming exhibition. – Galleri Kaya

Galleri Kaya in Uttara will open its premises to visitors on February 28 for the first time since the COVID-19 outbreak began in March, 2020 in Bangladesh, said a press release.

The gallery will lift the curtain on the exhibition titled Masters and Prodigies on February 28. The event is dedicated to the birth centenary of Somnath Hore, who was born on April 13, 1921 in Chattogram, Bangladesh.

The exhibition will feature artworks of 34 contemporary and modern artists of India. The event will be inaugurated by Indian high commissioner Vikram Kumar Doraiswami.

The exhibition will display 67 works done in etching, lithograph, serigraph, silkscreen, woodcut print intaglio and wood engraving, which were done by artists namely MF Husain, Somnath Hore, SH Raza, KG Subramanyan, Krishen Khanna, Amitabha Banerjee, Badri Narayan, Sakti Burman, Sanat Kar, Dipak Banerjee, Ganesh Haloi, Suhas Roy, Lalu Prasad Shaw, Jogen Chowdhury, Manu Parekh, Sunil Das, Niranjan Pradhan, Prabhakar Kolte, Sadhan Chakraborty, Aditya Basak, Monaj Mitra, Bimal Kundu, Manoj Dutta, Ajit Seal, Atul Dodiya, Pradip Maitra, Chandra Bhattacharjee, Pankaj Panwar, Ramendra Nath Kastha, Salil Shahani, Atin Basak, Partha Dasgupta, Swarup Basak and Jayanta Naskar.

The exhibition will remain open every day from 11:00am to 7:30pm till March 16.

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