As another weekend is approaching, city-dwellers must be looking out for options where they can spend their weekend with their families. To help the city-dwellers to get over the fatigue of the tiresome week, team Bangla Insider has highlighted some cultural events and programs going to be held during the upcoming days in the capital:
Experience the opportunity to sample and celebrate Dhaka`s thriving poetry community by hearing some of its most dynamic voices.
Time: Thu, Jul 11 at 5:00 pm-7:00 pm
Venue: 3rd Space, 754 Satmasjid Road, Dhanmondi (4th Floor), 1209 Dhaka, Bangladesh.
Season 3 of Folk-music concert
The concert hosted by Ahornish "A Folk Band", will present 13 traditional, non-traditional songs of the popular artists like Lalon Fakir, Hason Raja, Radharaman Dutta, Shah Abdul Karim, BhabaPagla and others.
Time: Fri, Jul 12 at 6:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Venue: Bangladesh National Museum, Shahbag, Dhaka.
Alpha: Film exhibition and free discussion
Alpha, the third film directed by Nasiruddin Yousuff, is set to be screened at Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy for the interested people. The screening will be followed by an open discussion on the film.
Time: Sat, Jul 13 at 5:00 pm- 8:00 pm
Venue: National Art Gallery auditorium, Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy.
Life and the Narrative of Time-1
Prof. Dr. Hira Sobahan Art Exhibition
Prof. Dr Hira Sobahan has brought about a narrative of the time employing oil pastel, pen ink and acrylic on newsprint for his third solo miniature art exhibition. His artworks depict the natural scenic beauty, the modern way of life, disasters, the various shortcomings of society, and social decadence, among others. Out of his 500 miniature artworks, only 101 will be on display for the exhibition.
Time: Fri, Jul 12- Tue, Jul 23
Venue: La Galerie, Alliance Française de Dhaka, Plot No 26, Road 3 Mirpur Rd, Dhaka 1205
Renoir Film Club film show
Renoir Film Club (RFC) is dedicated to presenting French films in high definition for Dhaka film lovers.
Show: Dans ma tête un rond-point (2015)
Roundabout in My Head
Director: Hassen Ferhani
1h 40min Documentary PG
Time: Sat, 13 Jul at 6:00 pm
Venue: Auditorium Nouvelle Vague, Alliance Française de Dhaka, Plot No 26, Road 3 Mirpur Rd, Dhaka 1205.
Introducing the bunch of 33 talented artists from all over the city for the exhibition who has captured the moments expressing how things look behind the scenes.
Time: Fri, Jul 12 at 6:00 pm; Sat, Jul 13- Sun, Jul 14 at 3:00-8:00 pm
Venue: Drik Gallery, House 58, Road 15/A (new), 26 (old), Dhanmondi R/A, Dhaka.