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    Chaotic city beautification efforts must stop

    | Updated at 12:00am on February 15, 2020

    IT IS worrying that Dhaka is burdened with chaotic beautification projects while many other structures remain unattended. Although the projects of sculptures, fountains and others...

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    Sites for beautification in Dhaka turn into eye sores

    Rashad Ahamad | Updated at 12:33am on February 14, 2020

    Urban structures, including sculptures and fountains, are built aiming to enhance the beauty of the capital city often fail to live up to the promise...

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    Haphazard structures cannot enhance beauty: Hamiduzzaman Khan

    Rashad Ahamad | Updated at 12:29am on February 14, 2020

    Sculptor Hamiduzzaman Khan said that the structures built at different intersections and medians could not enhance the beauty of the city, rather the odd structures...

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    Ugly sculptures create visual pollution: Ehsan Khan

    Rashad Ahamad | Updated at 12:27am on February 14, 2020

    Architect Ehsan Khan said that most of the locations earmarked for beautification by the city authority by now became dead spaces since the structures there...

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    French court upholds plagiarism ruling against Jeff Koons

    Agence France-Presse . Paris | Updated at 09:24pm on December 22, 2019

    A Paris appeals court has upheld an order for American pop artist Jeff Koons to pay damages after deeming that his sculpture ‘Naked’ had plagiarised...

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    Leading artists showcase paintings, sculptures

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 09:13pm on December 22, 2019

    Seasoned painters and sculptors have displayed artworks portraying diverse subjects at a group exhibition under way at Gallery-6, National Art Gallery of Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy...

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    Statues for equality: Australians unveil NY sculptures of 10 women

    Agence France-Presse . New York | Updated at 12:00am on September 01, 2019

    Ten statues of famous women were installed in New York this week as the first part of an international project by Australian artists to highlight...

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    Jeff Koons work sells for record $91.1 million

    Agence France-Presse .  New York | Updated at 05:34pm on May 16, 2019

    A sculpture by American artist Jeff Koons sold on Wednesday for $91.1 million at an auction organized by Christie’s in New York — a record...

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    Novera Ahmed’s 4th death anniv today

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on May 06, 2019

    Today is the fourth death anniversary of eminent sculptor Novera Ahmed.Novera Ahmed is considered the first modern sculptor in Bangladesh. Her works feature a gamut...

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    Exhibition for a cause

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on April 26, 2019

    Sculptor Arham Ul Huq Chowdhury has displayed metal sculptures portraying diverse subjects in his 16th solo exhibition under way at Gulshan Society Lake Park in...