A two-month-long exhibition on Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina will begin from Saturday (Dec 12) at the Cosmos Centre in Malibagh of the capital.
British High Commissioner Robert Chatterton Dickson and Turkish Ambassador Mustafa Osman Turan will inaugurate the exhibition as distinguished guests at 11am.
The art exhibition, ‘SHEIKH HASINA: On the Right Side of History’, featuring 21 artists, is being held as part of the year-long programme to celebrate the birth centenary of Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman.
Gallery Cosmos, in collaboration with the Cosmos Atelier71, recently hosted an art camp supported by the Cosmos Foundation on Prime Minister Hasina, the eldest daughter of Bangabandhu.
The artworks produced at the camp will be showcased at the exhibition.
Artists Alakesh Ghosh, Ahmed Shamshuddoha, Sheikh Afzal, Nasir Ali Mamun, Bishwajit Goswami, Ratneshwar Shutradhar, Rasel Kanti, Monjur Rashid, Sourav Chowdhury, Maneek Bonik, Jayanta Sarkar, Azmol Hossain, Fida Hossain, Amit Nandi, Didarul Limon, Tamanna Afroz, Fahim Chowdhury, Miskatul Abir, Proshun Halder, Hasura Akter Rumky and Surovi Akter had participated in the camp.
The exhibition will remain open from Dec 12 to Feb 12 next year, every day from 11am to 5pm at Cosmos Centre (69/1 New Circular Road, Malibagh).
Only 20 visitors will be allowed at any one time, maintaining health guidelines during the coronavirus pandemic. Visitors are required to wear masks at all times and maintain an appropriate distance from other visitors.
Source: United News of Bangladesh