Seven diplomats join hands to promote Bangladesh art

26 May 2016, 19:41


Dhaka: A two-day art exhibition titled “Art Weekend 2016” begins in Dhaka on Friday.

The art weekend will highlight and exhibit the works of mainly Bangladeshi artists.

The Ambassadors of Brazil, Denmark, Germany, the Netherlands, Norway, Switzerland and the High Commissioner of Canada will jointly host the joint art weekend at their respective residences.

The initiative is part of their joint efforts to enhance the contact between the Bangladeshi art scene, the international community and art lovers of Bangladesh.

The art weekend will provide an opportunity for both young talents and established artists to show their works to a selected audience, said the organizers on Thursday.

Exhibitions will remain open from 2:00pm to 8:00pm.