A kaleidoscopic display at AFD
The third version of exhibition series Joloj was inaugurated on November 17 at the La Gallerie of Alliance Francaise de Dhaka (AFD) at Dhanmondi in the
Iqbal Sobhan Chowdhury, Media Adviser to the Prime Minister graced the occasion as chief guest. Eminent sculptor Professor Hamiduzzaman Khan was present as special guest while Ferdous Khan, CEO, amadabazaar.com was present as the guest of honour.
Thirty five artworks are on display at the exhibition. The participating artists are Al-Akhir Sarker, Bishan Bhakta, Golam Moshiur Rahman Choudhury, Md. Azmal Uddin, Sadek Ahmed and Shaymal Biswas. The exhibition will continue till November 28.
The third edition of 'Joloj' continues the series of exhibitions with the central theme of 'the water around us' that started in 2015. Water is ubiquitous in Bangladesh. To the untrained eye, layers and layers of bricks and concrete, man-made mundane monuments of melancholy may seem arid or 'waterless', but beneath it all, water flows, cascades, swirls and streams and calls out to every person - to drench their feelings in it.