Art exhibition ‘Symphony’ begins in city Monday

A six-day art exhibition titled ‘Symphony’ will begin at La Galerieof Alliance Française de Dhaka on Monday.

Art works by eminent artists from Bangladesh and India will be exhibited featuring folk themes and traditions of two countries, said a press release.

Prof Biman Bihari Das, chairmen, All India Art and Craft Society(AIFACS)  will attend the opening ceremony as the chief guest.

Prof Biman Bihari Das, who was awarded the Padma Shri, one of India’s highest civilian honors, will exhibit his bronze and marble sculptures as well as acrylic paintings.

The participating artists from India are Prof Biman Bihari Das, Joydeb Bala, Nishi Sharma, Simran Kawaljit Singh Lamba, and Subrata Ghosh while from Bangladesh are Nurun Nahar Papa, Elham Huq Khuku,   and Zebun Nahar Nayeem.

The exhibition will remain open to all until 7 the September.

Visiting hours are as follows: Monday to Thursday from 3 pm to 9 pm, Friday and Saturday from 9 am to 12 noon and  5 pm to 8 pm (closed on Sunday).