Twelve Gates Arts is hosting the first ever extensive survey of contemporary Bangladeshi art, curated by Aicon Gallery in New York. The exhibition features nine artists collectively exploring the complex and interlocking cultural, political, economic and environmental issues currently facing the often paradoxical and rapidly changing society and state of Bangladesh in the new millennium.
The show features: Kazi Salahuddin Ahmed, Masum Chisty, Khaled Hasan, Imran Hossain Piplu, Promotesh Das Pulak, Dhali Al Mamoon, Yasmin Jahan Nupur, Mohammad Wahiduzzaman & Wakilur Rahman.
On November 19th, Twelve Gates will also host a gallery talk with the shows’ curator’s, Projjal Dutta and Andrew Shea. The discussion will take a deeper look a the curatorial process, and the trends of contemporary art in Bangladesh and the Indian subcontinent. Reserve your space here at Twelve Gates Facebook page.
Readymade: Contemporary Art from Bangladesh
October 3 – November 20, 2014
Twelve Gates Gallery, Philadelphia, PA