Dates:21 Jan to 3 Feb, 2011
Festival opening:4pm, 21 January, 2011 at National Theatre Auditorium, Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy, Dhaka, Bangladesh
Argentina, Australia, Bangladesh, Cambodia, Chile, France, Finland, Georgia, Germany, Hungary, India, Indonesia, Iran, Ireland, Italy, Japan, Mexico, Mozambique, Nepal, Norway, Pakistan, Palestine, Philippines, Puerto Rico, Singapore, Spain, Sri Lanka, Togo, Turkey, U.K. and U.S.A.
What's on during the festival:
- 29 Print Exhibitions
- Mobile exhibitions on 10 rickshaw vans
- 33 Digital Presentations including 2 Films and one Play "Parable of the Lost Post Office/ Rabindranath Tagore"
- Video Conference with Dr. Luis Moreno-Ocampo, Prosecutor, International Criminal Court
- 9 Workshops
- 1 Portfolio Review
Venues: Alliance Francaise de Dhaka; Asiatic Gallery of Fine Arts; Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy, British council; Drik Gallery; Goethe Institute, Lichutola, Faculty of Fine Arts, Dhaka University.
Evening sessions: Lectures, debates, digital presentations and film shows 21-27 January, 2011.
- The Goethe Institut Auditorium, House No. 10, Road No. 9 (new)
Dhanmondi R/A; Dhaka-1205, Dhaka 1000
Evening presentations will also be broadcast 'Live through Internet' at: www.drik.tv
Website: www.chobimela.org; Blog: chobimela.wordpress.com
Meet the artists at: http://chobimela.wordpress.com/2010/11/27/meet-the-selected-artists-for-chobi-mela-vi-on-google-map/