Dhaka Art Summit
03/22/2017 at 09:24. Facebook
Check out this article featuring DAS 2014 artist Rana Begum in the Financial Times. Begum was this year's Abraaj Group Art Prize winner and will also have her work on display at Art Basel Hong Kong. We could not be more thrilled for this wonderful artist!

Rana Begum on form, colour and light

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Dhaka Art Summit
03/19/2017 at 09:27. Facebook
Congratulation to Rajeeb and Nadia Samdani, for being featured in COBO Social's Asia's Top 100 Collectors.. #COBOsocial

Asia's Top 100 Collectors You Must Know - Part 2 | COBO Social

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If you are in Hong Kong for Art Basel please join us at the Para Site booth | P4 on Thursday the 23rd of March from 3:00pm - 4:00pm for a discussion titled "Rethinking Regional Exchanges Across Asia". The panel participants include our Artistic Director, Diana Campbell Betancourt, DAS 2018 Research Fellow Doryun Chong and DAS 2018 Guest Curator Cosmin Costinas!
We are thrilled to be launching the Dhaka Art Summit Reader and Critical Writing Ensembles publication published by Mousse at Art Dubai today in collaboration with the launch of the Anwar Jalal Shemza monograph edited by Iftikhar Dadi. If you are in Dubai please join us!

Venue: Art Dubai Modern Lounge
Time: 4pm - 5pm

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Apply for the Samdani Art Award 2018!

In partnership with the Delfina Foundation, the Samdani Art Foundation launches a call for applications for its bi-annual art award, the Samdani Art Award. Through the open call, 20 semi-finalists will be identified by the Delfina Foundation and the Samdani Art Award 2018 guest curator, Simon Castets, Director of the Swiss Institute, New York. Simon...
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Please join us if you are in Dubai for the Critical Writing Ensembles & Dhaka Art Summit book launch presented by our Artistic Director, Diana Campbell Betancourt, along with the launch of the Anwar Jalal Shemza Monograph presented by Jhaveri Contemporary.

Venue: Art Dubai Modern Lounge
Time: 4:00 - 5:00pm
Announcing the open call for the Samdani Art Award 2018!

In partnership with the Delfina Foundation, the Samdani Art Foundation launches a call for applications for its bi-annual art award, the Samdani Art Award. Through the open call, 20 semi-finalists will be identified by the Delfina Foundation and the Samdani Art Award 2018 guest curator, Simon Castets, Director of the Swiss Institute,...
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If you're in Milan do not miss miart, Fiera Internazionale d'Arte Moderna e Contemporanea from March 31st - April 2nd 2017 where our Artistic Director and Chief Curator, Diana Campbell Betancourt Campbell Betancourt is co-curating the Talks Programme with Ben Borthwick!

miart 2017: participating galleries, prizes, and program | Art Agenda

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If you are in Singapore do not miss our Artistic Director, Diana Campbell Betancourt's talk titled "The Making of an Institution" which will explore the existence of the Dhaka Art Summit and it's evolution for the future.

Venue: NTU Centre for Contemporary Art Singapore, The Single Screen
Date: 8th March, 2017
Time: 7:30pm

The Making of an Institution — Reason to Exist: The Director’s Review. Talk by Diana C. Betancourt (United States/Philippines/Bangladesh), Curator-in-Residence

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Looking forward to continuing our discussions on Critical Writing at the Kunsthalle Zurich this May !

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

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We are so proud of all the artists from Bangladesh who are featured in this wonderful article by Pallavi Pundir and Vandana Kalra Kochar in the Indian Express! The article discusses a new wave of Bangladeshi artists breaking paradigms in the international art world.

Artists of the Floating World

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Vote for Sebastian Cichocki as cultural person of the year, Poland!
Go to the link below to vote!

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Image: Tadeusz Rolke. Courtesy of Museum of Modern Art in Warsaw
We are excited to continue our journey with Samdani Art Award 2016 shortlisted artists Samsul Alam Helal and Rafiqul Shuvo who will soon be included in "Speak Lokal" at the Kunsthalle Zürich curated by our very own Daniel Baumann. We are delighted to support this exhibition and hope that all of our friends traveling in Switzerland can see the show!

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Speak, Lokal | Kunsthalle Zürich

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We are happy to be a part of the Art Dubai Modern Symposium where Diana Campbell Betancourt will be speaking on the panel titled "Different Regions, Shared Influences" on Saturday March 18th, 2017 at Concrete, Alserkal Avenue from 11:30am - 12:30pm!

ART DUBAI MODERN SYMPOSIUM | Art Dubai

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DAS 2018 will foster inter-Asia dialogues beyond South Asia and we are thrilled to be on a panel about curating across Asia on Feb 17th at Art Fair Philippines with Diana Campbell Betancourt, Ute Meta Bauer, and Tobias Berger.

Curating Across Asia

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Take a look at VOGUE India's article on artist Ayesha Sultana!

Why artist Ayesha Sultana is on our radar

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We are excited to be part of New North and South! With 11 organisations across the North of England and South Asia, this new contemporary art network will present a three-year programme of artistic commissions, exhibitions, and intellectual exchange. Read more about how we will be celebrating the shared history of South Asia and the North of England.

New North and South | Whitworth Art Gallery

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The Samdani Art Foundation is excited to announce the launch of the Samdani Architecture Award 2018! Architecture students from around Bangladesh are invited to design and build an innovative and imaginative pavilion for Dhaka Art Summit (DAS) 2018 and have the chance to win the Samdani Architecture Award (SAA). The first prize winning entry will be built to...
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The Samdani Art Foundation is excited to announce the launch of the Samdani Architecture Award 2018! Architecture students from around Bangladesh are invited to design and build an innovative and imaginative pavilion for Dhaka Art Summit (DAS) 2018 and have the chance to win the Samdani Architecture Award (SAA). The first prize winning entry will be built to...
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DAS 2016 Speaker Omar Kholeif is curating a groundbreaking exhibition in 2018 at the Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago which will present an unprecedented showing of Bangladeshi Modern and Contemporary art at this leading American museum in the autumn of 2018. Our Artistic Director Diana Campbell Betancourt and DAS 2016 Film Curator Shanay Jhaveri serve as advisors and will write for the...
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MCA – Exhibitions: Many Tongues: Art, Language, and Revolution in the Middle East and South Asia

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