The eminent painter Qayyum Chowdhury is no more with us.He suddenly fell sick while giving an inaugural speech on ...
Set in the monsoon of 1971, Meghmallar is a film portraying the sacrifice and endurance of the ordinary people during ...
WOMEX is an international networking platform for the world music industry. The annual five-day event comprises a busy Trade Fair, Showcase Festival, ...
Bengal Parampara SangeetalayBengal Foundation, a private trust promoting the arts and culture of Bangladesh, has formed the Bengal Parampara Sangeetalay ...
The Bengal Gallery of Fine Arts, the Bengal Art Lounge and our sponsored galleries showcase the works of local and international artists, publish catalogues, and produce films on art.
They also organise local and international art camps, workshops, and seminars, and they support the work of local art organizations.
Preserving the tradition of printing with ink plates onto handmade paper.
The Bengal Foundation is the country's biggest producer of films on art, artists, and singers.
Our theatre programme now focuses on small workshops with children and marginalised groups.
It attempts to help people to use theatre as a tool to understand their bodies through movement and through speech, to find freedom of expression, and to overcome societal boundaries.
Chobi Mela is an international festival of photography and the single biggest photography event in Asia. The photography festival will be opening at 11 venues across Dhaka from 23 January 2015. Daily Star-Bengal Arts Precinct will be hosting two exhibitions, of the thirty one, at Chobi Mela VIII, as well as a gallery walk on the 26th of January.
engageDhaka seeks to promote the vibrant culture of international architecture in Dhaka. The fist and inaugural edition of engageDhaka is PlacePresence- a focus on the important notion of “place” in architecture. The event is being held in the Army Museum from the 15th to the 17th of January, 2015.
Light Dark Space is a solo exhibition of painting by New York based artist, Md. Tokon. Eminent artist, Monirul Islam and Ms. Ann B. McConnell, Director, American Center, Embassy of the United States of America, will jointly inaugurate the exhibition on 31st January at 6 pm. The exhibition will run till 21st February 2015, and is open to all.
Tarshito: Embroider the World is a solo exhibition by Italian artist, Nicola Strippoli Tarshito. Italian Ambassador to Bangladesh, HE Mr. Mario Palma will be present as the chief guest and Mr. Chandra Shekhar Saha, President, National Crafts Council Bangladesh, will be attending as the special guest at the inaugural ceremony. The exhibition is free for all and will run till 30th January 2015.
Our publications include high-quality books in English and Bengali for the domestic market, international publications such as the arts quarterly Jamini, and Bengali magazines such as Kali O Kolom, Shilpa O Shilpi, and ICE.
Our workshops and art camps bring together artists of different genres and give them opportunities to explore techniques, ideas and modes of expression.
Bengal Foundation organized the biggest classical music festival in Bangladesh. A total of 50 renowned maestros performed throughout the five-day festival.
Bengal Foundation is the leading promoter of the arts and cultural wealth of Bangladesh.
Bengal Foundation’s new arts venue will provide a platform for the delivery of a new level of critical and educational infrastructure to complement and extend the work of the Foundation in Dhaka.
The Bengal Foundation works to retain the musical traditions of Bengal and make them available to the public through album productions, recitals, festivals, concerts and workshops.
The Foundation's music events add a priceless energy to Dhaka's music circuit.