Abdus Shakoor Shah

b.1946 in Bogra, Bangladesh

Education
1970 : BFA, Bangladesh College of Arts & Crafts, Dhaka, Bangladesh
1978 : Post Diploma in Fine Arts, MS. University of Baroda, Gujarat, India

Solo exhibition
1975 : Bangladesh Council, Rajshahi, Bangladesh
1976 : Soviet Maitry Shomity, Bogra, Bangladesh
1991 : Alliance Française, Dhaka, Bangladesh
1998 : Divine Art Gallery, Dhaka, Bangladesh
: Nagoya, Japan
1999 : Divine Art Gallery, Dhaka, Bangladesh
2000 : D.D. Gallery, Dhaka, Bangladesh
2002 : Bengal Gallery of Fine Art, Dhaka, Bangladesh
2003 : Shilpangon Contemporary Art Gallery, Dhaka, Bangladesh
: Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy, Dhaka, Bangladesh
: Gallery Oldham, United Kingdom
2004 : Charles Gounod Gallery, La Reunion, France
2006 : Hamail Art Gallery, Lahore, Pakistan
: Shilpangan Art Gallery, Dhaka, Bangladesh
2008 : AIFACS Art Gallery, New Delhi & Rabindranath Tagore Centre, Kolkata, India
2009 : Cosmos Gallery, Dhaka, Bangladesh
2010 : Birla Art Academy, Kolkata, India
2011 : Chitrak Gallery, Dhaka, Bangladesh
2014 : Tokyo, Japan
: Nomad Galley, Islamabad, Pakistan
2015 : Nordic Art Club, Dhaka, Bangladesh
: Muse of Myths, Bengal Gallery of Fine Arts, Dhaka, Bangladesh

Major national & International Group exhibitions
1967 : Patua Group, Khulna & Dhaka
1976 : Gujarat Lalitkala Academy, Gujarat, India
1977 : Bombay Art Society, Bombay, India
1983 : Bata International Art Exhibition, Dhaka, Canada, Italy
1986 : International Miniature Art Exhibition, Canada
1991 : Contemporary Art from Islamic World, London, United Kingdom
1991 : Stamp Design Competition, Tokyo, Japan
1991-2002 : Contemporary Arts from Bangladesh, Zimbabwe, Germany, Nepal, China, Russia, India, France, UK
1992-2002 : Group Exhibition, Tokyo, Japan; Oxfam International Exhibition, London, United Kingdom; Poland; Argentina; Panama; Brazil; Noma (accu), Japan; Gallery Chayamachi, Japan; Art Today, Delhi, India; Sudo Art Museum, Japan; Art Forum, Tokyo, Japan; Bib International, Slovakia; Nandonik, Kolkata; Denmark; Czech Republic; Dubai
1993-1998 : Osaka Triennial, Japan
2000 : Bangla Art 2000,Copenhegen, Denmark & Czech Republic
2000 : Bangla Art 2000,Copenhegen, Denmark & Czech Republic
2002 : British Council, Dhaka; Oldham Gallery, United Kingdom
2002 : Art Exhibition of Bangladesh, Maison Des Art, Châtillon, France; Oslo, Norway
1983-2002 : Asian Art Biennale (Bangladesh), Dhaka, Bangladesh
2003 : Uzbek Art Biennial, Uzbekistan
2004 : Contemporary Art Exhibition, Mumbai, India
2006 : Bangladesh and Indian Painter’s Group Shows, Kolkata, India
2006 : Asian Games Painting Exhibition, Doha, Qatar
2007 : SAARC Painting Exhibition, Delhi, India
2007 : International Painting Exhibition, China
2008 : Bangladesh Contemporary Art Week, New York, United States
2008 : Contemporary Bangladesh Art from a Vibrant Culture, Brussels, Belgium
2009 : Bangladesh Contemporary Art Exhibition, Seoul, Korea
2010 : Oldham Gallery, United Kingdom
2011 : Athena Galley, Dhaka, Bangladesh
2011 : Rythm of Colours, Agartala, India
2012 : Jolrong Gallery, Dhaka, Bangladesh
: Brand Form, London, United Kingdom
2013 : Standard Chartered Bank Exhibition, Dhaka, Bangladesh
2013-14 : Contemporary Art Exhibition, Tokyo, Ibaraki, Japan
2014 : SAARC Exhibition, Shilpakala Academy, Dhaka, Bangladesh
: International Art Fair, Korea
: Japan Bangladesh Exhibition, Zainul Gallery, Faculty of Fine Arts, Dhaka University, Dhaka, Bangladesh
: Tokyo Metropolitan Art Gallery, Tokyo, Japan
: Songs of the Land, Bengal Galley of Fine Arts, Melbourne, Sydney, Canberra, Australia
2015 : Bangkok International Drawing Exhibition, Bangkok, Thiland
: Tokyo, Japan
: Asian Art Biennial, Dhaka
: 60th Anniversary of Charukala, Faculty of Fine Arts, Dhaka University, Dhaka, Bangladesh

Awards
1976 : Scholarship under the Indian & Bangladesh Government Cultural Exchange Program
1977 : Best prize of Lalit Kala Akademi, Gujarat, India
1983 : First Prize, Bata International Art Exhibition, Dhaka, Bangladesh
1991 : Excellence Award, Ministry of Post & Telecommunication, Tokyo, Japan
1998 : Second Prize, International Art Exhibition, Gallery Tone, Dhaka, Bangladesh
1998 : Hon. Mention Award, 13th National Art Exhibition, Dhaka
1998 : Runner – Up Prize, International Noma Concours (accu) Competition, Tokyo, Japan
2000 : Runner– Up Prize, International Noma Concours (accu) Competition, Tokyo, Japan
2002 : Gold Medal, 15th National Art Exhibition (Pacific group), Dhaka, Bangladesh
2006 : UNESCO & Civitella Foundation Fellowship, Umbria, Italy
2008 : S.M. Sultan Padak (Gold Medal), Narail, Bangladesh
2014 : Ministry of Foreign Affairs Award, Tokyo, Japan

Collection
National Art Gallery, Dhaka, Bangladesh; National Museum, Dhaka, Bangladesh; B.D.R, Dhaka, Bangladesh; Rajhshahi University, Rajhshahi, Bangladesh; Zilla Board, Bogra, Bangladesh; Bangabhaban, Dhaka, Bangladesh; Bata Company, Bangladesh; Mustra de Grafica, Italy; The Royal Society of Fine Arts, Amman, Jordan; Ministry of Post & Telecommunication, Japan; Osaka Prefectural Foundation of Culture, Japan; Enrigue Hudson Library, Argentina; Derby Art Gallery, Dubai, U.A.E; Shamballa Gallery, Denmark; Divine Art Gallery, Dhaka, Bangladesh; Gallery Charles de Gounod, La Reunion, France; 50 Collection of Paintings, Oldham Gallery, United Kingdom; Bengal Foundation, Dhaka, Bangladesh; Asiatic Society of Bangladesh; Kolkata Nandonik, Kolkata, India; Asian Development Bank, Dhaka, Bangladesh; Sheffield Museum, United Kingdom; Ahuza Museum, Kolkata, India; Silpakorn University, Bangkok, Thailand; Bangladesh Bank, Dhaka, Bangladesh; Standard Chartered Bank, Dhaka, Bangladesh

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