Bengal – Divided

Curated by Sarker Protick & Munem Wasif

  February 04, 2017 | 6.00 pm
  Ahsan Manzil Islampur Rd, Dhaka 3051     Google map

Bengal - Divided is a slideshow composed of various films, photographs, archival images that attempts to understand the visual developments of two Bengals in contemporary time. The body of works traces the history of partition, fragmented memories of 1971 liberation war and parallel lives and struggle of both regions. Installed in Ahsan Manzil, which was the official residential palace and seat of the Nawab of Dhaka.

 

Artists: Rashid Talukder | Tareque Masud and Catherine Masud | Kushal Ray | Samsul Alam Helal | Arko Datto | Taslima Akhter | Rasel Chowdhury | Ronny Sen | Abir Shome | Shahidul Alam | Qaushiq Mukherjee aka Q | Nemai Ghosh