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FRAGMENTS OF THE ANTHROPOCENE ‘FRAGMENTS OF THE ANTHROPOCENE’ is an exhibition of video works, installations, paintings and drawings by Zihan Karim and Shimul Saha. The event will be jointly inaugurated by Mr Rafiq Azam, Principal Architect, and Salimullah Khan, Shatotto and Professor, General Education Department, ULAB.

Date: Sat 30 Jan 2016 - Sat 27 Feb 2016

Time:Inauguration: Sat 30 Jan 2016 at 06:00 PM

12 pm to 8 pm

Venue:Bengal Art Lounge

Entry: Open to all

Bengal Art Lounge cordially invites you to the inauguration of FRAGMENTS OF THE ANTHROPOCENE an exhibition of video works, installations, paintings and drawings by ZIHAN KARIM & SHIMUL SAHA on Saturday, 30 January 2016 at 6 pm.
Mr Rafiq Azam, Principal Architect, Shatotto and Professor Salimullah Khan, General Education Department, ULAB will jointly inaugurate the exhibition.

Nawshin Khair
Director, Bengal Art Lounge

INAUGURATION
6 pm, Saturday, 30 January 2016

Bengal Art Lounge 
60 Gulshan Avenue, Circle 1, Dhaka 1212
Phone: +880-2-9895135 - Email: art.lounge@bengalfoundation.org

The exhibition will continue until Saturday, 27 February 2016 and will be open daily from 12 pm to 8 pm.

Bengal Art Lounge cordially invites you to the inauguration of FRAGMENTS OF THE ANTHROPOCENE an exhibition of video works, installations, paintings and drawings by ZIHAN KARIM & SHIMUL SAHA on Saturday, 30 January 2016 at 6 pm.Mr Rafiq Azam, Principal Architect, Shatotto and Professor Salimullah Khan, General Education Department, ULAB will jointly inaugurate the exhibition. Nawshin KhairDirector, Bengal Art Lounge INAUGURATION6 pm, Saturday, 30 January 2016 Bengal Art Lounge 60 ...

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PRESS RELEASE BENGAL ART LOUNGE presents “FRAGMENTS OF THE ANTHROPOCENE”, an exhibition of video-works, installations, paintings and drawings by SHIMUL SAHA and ZIHAN KARIM – Saturday, 30 January 2016 (6pm) to Saturday, 27 February 2016. Bengal Art Lounge is delighted to announce the inauguration of “Fragments of the Anthropocene”, a duo exhibition by Shimul Saha and Zihan Karim. Showcasing video-works, installations, paintings and drawings, the exhibition has been jointly inaugurated by Professor Salimullah Khan, Department for General Education, ULAB, and Mr. Rafiq Azam, Principal Architect, Shatotto, today Saturday 30 January 2016. Recent, overwhelming scientific evidence tend to indicate that our planet has now entered a new geological era best defined by the impact of human activity on Earth's systems and processes. Coined at the turn of the 21st century, the term “Anthropocene” designates this latest time period which is marked by human activity such as extensive agriculture, land reclamation or large-scale urbanization. The exhibition “Fragments of the Anthropocene” invites the viewer to discover two young Bangladeshi artist's take on this phenomenon. Both born in the early eighties, Shimul Saha and Zihan Karim have lived most of their lives in Dhaka and Chittagong respectively, two sprawling urban areas which have profoundly influenced their art practices. Their “Anthropocene” is an age in which the individual is primari

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Some of the Artworks on Display

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  • Bengal Art Lounge

    60 Gulshan Avenue
    Dhaka 1212

    Tel: +880-2-458623