Home Today's Paper Most Popular Video Gallery Photo Gallery
Subscription Blog Signin Register
Logo
Thursday, April 9, 2020 01:16:44 PM
Follow Us On: Facebook Twitter Twitter Twitter Twitter

Puzzle of Myth

photo by

By
07th-Aug-2015       
Share
  • Twitter
  • Google+
  • Save
  • E-mail
  • Print
Comments
Share your thought
Post a comment »
Read all () »

Sheikh Arif Bulbon :
One’s own individual creation bears his or her personal taste, tendency, dream, desire, and sentiment. But all these individuals become influenced by their surroundings, more or less. Genetic factors and environment guide our nerves. We learn and follow in order to exist.
Alliance Française de Dhaka (AFD) organises an art exhibition titled Puzzle of Myth by artist AR Rumy at its La Galerie in the city’s Dhanmondi area from August 7.
Basically our traditional motifs expressing rituals, beliefs etc are shown in his subtle strokes of pen and brush.
Rumy has drawn the stories of the past to the present.
Rumy is prominently guided by geometry. His forms, composition and sense of proportion remind it repeatedly.
Rumy has worked on traditional Shital Pati (floor-mats made from plant fibre), Sholar Pakhi (one of the items from the good old days of village fairs), Nakshi Kantha, ceremonial masks, painted pitchers etc on colours: his red, yellow and black are singly distinct.
The Inaugural ceremony of the exhibition is scheduled to be held today at 5.30pm. Zunaid Ahmed Palak, State Minister for the Ministry of Information and Communication Technology (ICT) will be present as the chief   guest in the inaugural ceremony of the exhibition. A K M Barkatullah, Managing Director of Abed Holdings Ltd will be also present as special guest while Sadat Ullah Khan, Editor of magazine, Protibuddijibi will also attend the opening ceremony as the guest of honour.
Artist AR Rumy’s solo exhibition Puzzle of Myth showcases a number of aesthetic pieces, drawn with soothing splashes of colours representing our heritage. AR Rumy was born in Natore in 1979. He did his BFA from Rajshahi University and MFA from University of Development Alternative (UODA). He is currently working as Assistant Professor at Faculty of Fine Arts of UODA. In 2006, Rumy did his first solo exhibition at Chuwa Gallery, Tokyo in Japan.
Besides, he also participated in a number of group art exhibitions in home and abroad.
This exhibition will continue till August 22. n

Tariff
Add Rate

News Archive

Inside The New Nation

Editorial »

Bailout by banks necessary but trustworthy monitoring system to be found


The Association of Bankers on Tuesday decided to call upon the central bank to take more policy measures to allow them to implement the lion's share of the Tk 72,500 crore bailout package efficiently amidst the ongoing pandemic situation. Of the rescue package, banks will have to provide Tk 50,000 ...

City »

Different agencies including Bangladesh Army raising awareness to the common people through mike to stay home in preventing coronavirus. The snap was taken from the city's Malibag area on Wednesday.


.

Editorial »

In other countries affected by corona tax collection is not a priority


Forecasting that revenue collection shortfall might reach Tk 1 lakh crore in the current fiscal year, the Centre for Policy Dialogue in its budget proposal has recommended the National Board of Revenue to design the tax measures for 2020-2021 taking economic recession due to ongoing coronavirus pandemic under active consideration. ...

Sports »

Phelps urges athletes to seek help for stress of Games delay


AFP, Los Angeles :US Olympic great Michael Phelps says it's "hard to comprehend" what today's athletes are going through with the Tokyo Games postponed in the face of the coronavirus pandemic."It's our life," Phelps said in an interview on NBC's Today show on Monday. "I've tried to replay what I ...

Business & Economy »

Xu Duo, special representative along with Mohammad Easin Arafat Shazzad, Assistant Director (Legal Affairs) of China Harbour Engineering Company Limited (CHEC), a Chinese state own company and developer cum investor


City »

Councilor of 5 No Ward of DSCC Chittaranjan Das distributing relief materials among the people of low-income on the premises of the councilor's office on Tuesday.


City »

Members of RAB-3 conducted a drive through mobile court in the city`s Malibag area on Tuesday to gather information about transports which were plying on the city streets defying ban.


Editorial »

Incapable health sector and coronavirus pandemic


Even for non-communicable diseases, the country's poor people are not getting proper treatment due to the high rise of medical expenses. On the other hand, the authorities showcased outstanding success in healthcare improvement and public health indicators as well as poverty reduction. A recent study had found that out-of-pocket health ...

Sports »

Gabriela Sabatini `doubts` tennis can return in 2020


Argentinian tennis great Gabriela Sabatini has cast doubt over whether the professional tennis circuit will resume this year amid the ongoing coronavirus pandemic.Sabatini said the sport must address other priorities before restarting its packed international calendar, possibly in 2021."In the coming months I think it will be difficult to hold ...

Sports »

Manchester City's Kyle Walker sorry after 'lockdown party'


England defender Kyle Walker is facing disciplinary action from English Premier League team Manchester City after appearing to break lockdown conditions during the coronavirus pandemic.The 29-year-old Walker apologized on Sunday after it was widely reported he held a party involving two sex workers at his home last week, breaking the ...

City »

Distressed women are waiting for the relief goods defying the order of social distance in city's Green Road area on Sunday.


.

Editorial »

Remittance flow gets interrupted


The coronavirus pandemic is set to deal a heavy blow to the country's overseas job market and the remittance flow as a large number of Bangladeshi migrants have already lost their jobs or were receiving low wages amid shutdowns enforced to contain the contagion. After different businesses were closed following ...

Business & Economy »

Bangladesh China Chamber of Commerce & Industry (BCCCI) distributing aid to some helpless people at Khilgaon Model Collage in the city on Thursday. Vice President Mohd Ishaqul Hossain Sweet, Joint Secretary General Al Mamun Mridha and Director MD Naim Hossain Bhuiyan, among others, were present.


Business & Economy »

Govt selling Tk 10 rice in Dhaka


Economic Reporter:The government will sell subsidised rice at Tk 10 per kg in Dhaka from Sunday in an effort to help the poor during the shutdown due to the coronavirus outbreak.The special open market sale or OMS will begin in Mirpur's Rupnagar Jheelpar slum and Mohakhali's Shattola slum, the Food ...

Sports »

`We want to help as much as we can` - England players take pay cut


The centrally contracted male and female players in England have opted to take a pay cut during the current global crisis, which has brought cricket to a standstill.With the COVID-19 pandemic threatening to sabotage the entire cricket season in England, centrally contracted players have opted to take a pay cut ...

 
Items that you save may be read at any time on your computer, iPad, iPhone or Android devices.
 
Are you new to our website? Do you have already an account at our website?
Create An Account Log in here
Email this news to a friend or like someone
Email:
Write a comment to this news