Dhaka Art Summit
Dhaka Art Summit
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Dhaka Art Summit
Dhaka Art Summit
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A solo exhibition by contemporary artist Raqib Shaw examining real and imagined spaces between the East and West.

Co-curated by Dr. Maria Balshaw, Director of Tate, Diana Campbell Betancourt, Director of Dhaka Art Summit and the artist. The exhibition will be reimagined for the South Asian context of the Dhaka Art Summit, Bangladesh, 2018.
A solo exhibition by contemporary artist Raqib Shaw examining real and imagined
Dhaka Art Summit
Dhaka Art Summit
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We are pleased to be a member of the New North and South network which brings together arts organizations from the north of England and South Asia. frieze magazine spoke to Nick Merriman, lead spokesperson for the network:
"For the South Asian institutions, we looked to biennials that seemed to be leading contemporary practice. Colleagues such as Maria Balshaw went to the Dhaka Art Summit...
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We are pleased to be a member of the New North and

In Profile: New North and South

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Samdani Art Foundation have announced the eleven finalists for the Samdani Art Award 2018, all of whom will be exhibiting new work at the Dhaka Art Summit 2018 in an exhibition guest curated by Simon Castets, Director of the Swiss Institute / Contemporary Art New York. Familiarise yourself with each of the finalists work in the album below.
Samdani Art Foundation have announced the eleven finalists for the Samdani Art
Dhaka Art Summit 2016 artist, Aman Mojadidi's latest exhibition, Once Upon a Place, hits the streets of New York on the 27 June with an interactive public art installation that creates a platform for immigrant voices. Find out more about Aman's work in the BroadwayWorld article:
Dhaka Art Summit 2016 artist Aman Mojadidis latest exhibition Once Upon a

Aman Mojadidi's ONCE UPON A PLACE Brings Phone Booths and Immigrant Histories to Times Square

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ArtReview Asia feature Raqib Shaw's forthcoming solo exhibition, co-curated by our Chief Curator, Diana Campbell Betancourt, at the The Whitworth Manchester, as one of their must see exhibitions this summer. A reformatted version of the exhibition will travel to the Dhaka Art Summit (2–10 February 2018), Shaw’s first solo show in South Asia.
ArtReview Asia feature Raqib Shaws forthcoming solo exhibition cocurated by our Chief

ArtReview Asia recommends: eight exhibitions to look forward to, by Nirmala Devi / ArtReview

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ArtReview Asia feature Raqib Shaw's forthcoming solo exhibition, co-curated by our Chief Curator, Diana Campbell Betancourt, at the The Whitworth Manchester, as one of their must see exhibitions this summer. A reformatted version of the exhibition will travel to the Dhaka Art Summit (2–10 February 2018), Shaw’s first solo show in South Asia.
ArtReview Asia feature Raqib Shaws forthcoming solo exhibition cocurated by our Chief

ArtReview Asia recommends: eight exhibitions to look forward to, by Nirmala Devi / ArtReview

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DAS's Chief Curator, Diana Campbell Betancourt, was interviewed by MoMA's post platform to find out how she approaches the presentation of unfamiliar work to Dhaka's local audience with eleven other international curators who took part in MoMA The Museum of Modern Art's International Curatorial Institute 2016.
DASs Chief Curator Diana Campbell Betancourt was interviewed by MoMAs post platform

Curating Today: Mediating Context | post

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Danish Art Collective, Superflex, will be a member of our guest faculty for the DAS 2018 Education Pavilion. Find out more about Superflex in their recent Newsweek interview:
Danish Art Collective Superflex will be a member of our guest faculty

Superflex, a Danish art collective, uses humor to challenge corporate power

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Opening at the The Whitworth Art Gallery in Manchester on the 24 June, Raqib Shaw - curated by our Chief Curator, Diana Campbell Betancourt, outgoing Director of the Whitworth and Manchester Art Gallery Maria Balshaw, and the artist himself -will be reimagined as part of DAS 2018's Bearing Points. Find out more on Manchester based creativetourist.com.
Opening at the The Whitworth Art Gallery in Manchester on the 24

Raqib Shaw at the Whitworth - Creative Tourist

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Documenta 14 curator Adam Szymczyk's first trip to South Asia was to Dhaka Art Summit 2014 on our invitation to our inaugural international visitors program trip - and we could not be more happy to see this wide and wonderful representation of artists from South Asia in this exhibition and cannot wait to visit with our Bangladesh delegation in July.

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Documenta 14 curator Adam Szymczyks first trip to South Asia was to

The Big League: Indian artists at the Documenta contemporary art festival

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We are thrilled to announce that our Artistic Director's essay has been published by MoMA The Museum of Modern Art on Post, about the Asian Art Biennale in Bangladesh and Syed Jahangir. This is part of our research partnership with Post and MoMA and we look forward to sharing contributions from our research fellows in the future.

Entry Points: Reconsidering the Asian Art Biennale with Syed Jahangir | post

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On the 11th of May 2017, Nadia and Rajeeb Samdani hosted a dinner in Venice to announce details of the Dhaka Art Summit 2018. Take a look at photos from the evening!
On the 11th of May 2017 Nadia and Rajeeb Samdani hosted a
As DAS 2018 draws nearer, we are pleased to annouce further details about our extended nine-day exhibitions and events programme, including important new additions to our exhibitions and events programme. For further details visit the newly updated programme page on our website; link below.

SAVE THE DATE: The fourth edition of the Dhaka Art Summit (DAS) will be held from February 2 to 10,...
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As DAS 2018 draws nearer we are pleased to annouce further details

PROGRAMME

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Our team (Emily Dolan, Nadia Samdani, Diana Campbell Betancourt and Rajeeb Samdani) at the Venice Biennale with Rasheed Araeen's Zero to Infinity (2016-17); we can't wait to show this work at the Dhaka Art Summit in February 2018.
Our team Emily Dolan Nadia Samdani Diana Campbell Betancourt and Rajeeb Samdani
In dialogue with the Critical Writing Ensembles, on 6 May, "The Art Review: Most Wanted, Most Neglected", hosted by Kunsthalle Zürich in partnership with the Office for Contemporary Art Norway and Pro Helvetia, will examine how we deal with the most wanted but most neglected form of writing within the art world; the art review."
In dialogue with the Critical Writing Ensembles on 6 May The Art

Symposium: The Art Review: Most Wanted, Most Neglected | Kunsthalle Zürich

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We are pleased to announce our new partnership with ARTRA Magazine, "South Asian Artists to Watch" which will promote the work of emerging and mid-career artists from Sri Lanka and South Asia participating in DAS’s fourth edition (2-10 February 2018).

During DAS 2018, our programme will take a particular focus on Sri Lanka. Two members of our artistic team are of Sri Lankan origin -...
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Only 3 days left to apply! Don't miss out on your opportunity to be a part of the Samdani Art Award 2018. The next edition of the Art Award will be led under the curatorial direction of Simon Castets, Swiss Institute, New York and will be juried by artists Sheela Gowda, Subodh Gupta, Runa Islam and Mona Hatoum.

For more information please visit: [ Samdani.com.bd Link ]
Only 3 days left to apply Dont miss out on your opportunity
We are so excited that Munem Wasif's beautiful work from DAS 2016, Land of Unidentified Territory - will be exhibited at the Victoria and Albert Museum opening on May 6th. If you are in London - don't miss this exhibition!
We are so excited that Munem Wasifs beautiful work from DAS 2016

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Do not miss your chance to be a part of Dhaka Art Summit 2018 Research Fellow Sean Anderson's talk today on MoMA's Young Architects Program Around the World at EMK Center!

We look forward to seeing you all there today.

Time: 5pm onwards
Date: 27th April 2017
Venue: EMK Center, MIDAS Centre (9th Floor), House no. 05, Dhanmondi 16 (old 27)
Do not miss your chance to be a part of Dhaka Art