Analysis-based artwork exhibition “River Delta” has begun at La Galerie of the Alliance Française de Dhaka (AFD).
River and Delta Analysis Heart Chairman Mohammad Azaz attended the opening ceremony because the particular visitor Friday.
River Delta is the primary section of an ongoing five-year examine on Bangladesh’s rivers. The exhibition is curated by Juel A Rob.
Artists Apu Raj Bongshi, Mohosin Kabir, Shimul Datta, Najmun Nahar Keya, Promotesh Das Pulak and Mohammad Hasanur Rahman are taking part within the exhibition.
Since Bangladesh is a riverine nation, a big a part of its meals chain, commerce, communication, and livelihood are river centric. Many communities are instantly linked to rivers. The ebb and move of the rivers weave the tales of many communities, together with fishermen, river gipsies, washermen, salt cultivators, sailors, and shrimpers.
Nonetheless, after the passage of 51 years, Bangladesh has began to take precautions relating to the correct upkeep of water sources, mentioned the AFD.
So, it is rather necessary to create consciousness in any respect ranges of society, to have constructive discussions, discharge civic and state tasks, and to organize for the subsequent step by learning various kinds of case research, it added.
“In that case, it is rather necessary to grasp the interior or worldwide political context. Many points, together with complexities throughout the nation, river encroachment; safety of river atmosphere, aquatic life and fauna variety, worldwide energy politics, safety of potable water our bodies, ocean and river governance, are concerned right here,” the AFD mentioned.
River Delta has emphasised totally different subjects, together with the navigability of rivers, impacts of urbanisation and industrialisation, the altering patterns of lives depending on rivers, the way forward for water and fisheries sources, the geopolitics of transboundary rivers and the crises attributable to them.
The artworks are on show in several varieties, together with drawings, photographic impressions, set up artwork, kinetic sculpture, tender sculpture, two and three-dimensional sculpture, and cyanotype archival prints.
The exhibition can be open to all until January 13 from Monday to Saturday from 3pm to 9pm.
Learn extra: ‘Nodi Rocks Live performance – Track of Rivers and Lives’ on Monday at JU