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Nazlee Laila Mansur

Present Position
Freelance Artist

Born in 1952 at Rajshahi, Bangladesh


M.A. in Fine Arts, University of Chittagong, Bangladesh.

Solo Exhibitions

2005 : Bengal Gallery of Fine Arts, Dhaka
2002 : Lalitkala Academy, New Delhi, India
2001 : Zainul Gallery, Dhaka University, Dhaka
2000 : Shilpakala Academy, Chittagong.


2002-01 : Awarded residency by 'Sanskriti Pratisthan', New Delhi, India (under the programme 'Bond Beyond Borders')
2001 : Attended the 'Second Trans-disciplinary Women Studies Conference' organized by the ASR Institute of Women's Studies, Lahore, Pakistan, as a member of the Bangladeshi delegation
1999 : Attended the Kolkata Boi Mela Art Workshop, India, as guest artist
1993 : Participated in the international show- Contemporary Women Artists from Bangladesh, Calcutta, India
1992 : Participated in the international show- Young Contemporary Artists from SAARC Countries, India, and represented Bangladesh in the First South Asian Festival, India.

Nazlee has participated in important exhibitions of Bangladeshi artists in Russia, China, Jordan, Nepal, India, UAE (Sharjah), France, Denmark and in the Asian Art Biennials, National Art Exhibitions and all other national exhibitions. She has attended artists' workshops organized by Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy, Goethe Institute and Bengal Foundation. A research paper entitled 'The Art of Glazed Tile Decoration in Medieval Bengal' by Nazlee Mansur was published in the journal of the Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy in 1978. She has been teaching art since 1976.

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