Miniature art exhibition begins in city
The 3rd solo miniature art exhibition titled 'Life and the Narrative of Time-1' by artist Prof Dr Hira Sobahan began at La Galerie, Alliance Francaise de Dhaka on Friday.
K M Khalid MP, State minister for Cultural Affairs attended the opening ceremony as the chief guest and Frank GRÜTZMACHER TÉCOURT, Deputy head of mission to the Embassy of France to Bangladesh also attended the event as the special guest.
The artworks of Prof Dr Hira Sobahan depict the natural beauties of this country, the modern way of life, disasters, the various shortcomings of society, and social decadence, among others.
Out of his 500 miniature artworks, 101 will be in display for the exhibition.
Dr Hira Sobahan was born in 24 May 1970 at the village Nandibari in Muktagacha of Mymensingh. He is a well-known prin maker, painter, designer, researcher and writer.
Currently he is a professor of printmaking at the Department of Painting Oriental Art and Printmaking, Faculty of Fine Arts, University of Rajshahi. -UNB