A 5- day long Oriental Painting Exhibition has opened yesterday which is organized by Oriental Painting Study Group (OPSG) jointly associated with The Daily Star and the Department of Oriental Art, University of Dhaka. The exhibition will continue till 13th of this month at Zainul Gallery of Faculty of Fine Art, University of Dhaka. Vice Chancellor of Dhaka University, Professor AAMS Arefin Siddique was the chief guest of the inauguration program.
The exhibition has a goal to motivate the students of this faculty. This year, there is a part painting competition and award giving ceremony in this exhibition. A five day oriental wash painting workshop is also included the program schedule.
Besides, a website will be launched so that is will work as a global platform for displaying oriental paintings by the artists of our country. 83 artworks by 37 Bangladeshi and 14 Indian artists will be showcased there.
Exhibition will open from 11am to 8pm everyday.