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Atia Islam Anne

Present Position
Art Teacher
Jhapi School of Art and
Sunbeams School.

Born in 1962 at Dhaka, Bangladesh


1985 : MFA, Drawing and Painting, Institute of Fine Arts, University of Dhaka, Bangladesh
1982 : BFA, Drawing and Painting, Institute of Fine Arts, University of Dhaka, Bangladesh


1976 : 1st Prize, Junior Red Cross National Art Exhibition

Solo Exhibition

2000 : Anne 2000, Gallery 21, Dhaka
2009 : Inauspicious Time, Bengal Gallery of Fine Arts, Dhaka

Group Exhibitions

1981-09 : Over 60 group shows in China, USA, India, UK, France, Myanmar and Bangladesh

Workshop and Art Camp

1984 : Printmaking workshop, conducted by A.K.M. Alamgir, organized by Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy, Dhaka
1992 : 1st Painting Workshop at Shilpakala Academy, conducted by artist Murtaja Baseer, organized by Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy, Dhaka
1995 : The Different Perspective in the Work of Women, conducted by Hella Berent, Cologne, Germany, organized by Goethe-Institut Dhaka, German Cultural Centre, Dhaka
2001 : Workshop on Children’s Art Curriculum, organized by Bangladesh Shishu Academy, Dhaka
2005 : Collaborative Workshop with Rickshaw Painters and Contemporary Artists, organized by Britto Art Trust, Dhaka
2006 : Dhaka Art Camp 2006, Fordnagar, Savar, organized by Bengal Foundation, Dhaka
2007 : Fund raising artist camp, Liberation War Museum and Channel I, Dhaka
2008 : Workshop with Indian artists, jointly organized by Art Trust (Kolkata) and Bengal Foundation at Mandar Mani, Degha, India


2003 : BANGLADESH ART, Collection of contemporary Paintings; PP 306-308, Published by Society for Promotion of Bangladesh Art, Bangladesh


2008 : Keynote speaker at a seminar on ‘Fine Arts Education in School:
Limitations and Potential’, Grameenphone-Zainul-Quamrul International Children’s Painting Competition, Dhaka, Bangladesh


1981-82 : Cultural Secretary, Students Union, Institute of Fine Arts, University of Dhaka
1992 : Judge for the Independence Day Art Competition, organized by Bangladesh Shishu Academy
1996 : Judge for the Victory Day Art Competition, organized by Shurovi, Dhaka
2003 : Judge for Art Competition organized by British Council, Dhaka


Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy, Dhaka;
Bangladesh National Museum, Dhaka;
Bengal Foundation, Dhaka;
Gallery Oldham, London, UK and many more at home and abroad.


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Solo Exhibition

Sumana Akter
Nasima Khan

Group Exhibition

Amity of Our's
Kibria Printmaking
Fair, 2012


Sayeed Siddiqui Rumi
Babu Ahmed

Seminar and other

Book Drive


Solo Exhibition

Farhana Islam
Sanjib Datta
Ali Akbar
Dravid Saikot
Mustapha Khalid Palash
Minufar Nasrin

Naimul Bari
Mohammad Eunus
Mohammad Salim
Anwar Hossain

Group Exhibition

Crossover, 2011
Express Yourself
The Country of Rising Sadness
Group Painting Exhibition
Master and Apprentices
Paintings by Childrens
Jago Antore Momo


Rickshaw Painters


Anwar Hossain
Plays in Light
Globalization: A Bipolar Story
Nafis Ahmed Nadvi

Seminar and other

Liberation War
Documentary Festival

Bonsai Exhibition
K G Subramanyum


Solo Exhibition

Jamal Ahmed
Monica Jahan Bose
Ferdousi Priyabhashini
Wakilur Rahman
Showpon Choudhury

Group Exhibition

Tree & Roots
Drawing Exhibition


101 Art Camp
15 August 2010
Balu Chaya


Seiji Shimoda



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