Category Archives: Shumon Ahmed

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10 ASIAN ARTISTS WHO MADE THEIR INTERNATIONAL BREAKTHROUGH – COBO SOCIAL

30 December, 2016 – CoBo Social Making it a year of career breakthrough: In 2016, international institutions all over the globe have hosted a high number of solo and group presentations and projects for the up-and-coming artists from the Asian … Continue reading

Shumon Ahmed,‘When dead ships travel 5’, 2015

SHUMON AHMED – NEW CONCEPTUALIST OF BANGLADESHI ART SCENE – Selina Ting

Posted on 13 May, 2016 on CoBo Social “Born in Dhaka, Bangladesh, in 1977, Shumon Ahmed came to international attention in 2014 with his photographic series Metal Graves, presented first at the Dhaka Art Summit in a show B-desh curated … Continue reading

Shumon Ahmed. When Dead Ships Travel series, 2015; installation view. Courtesy of the Artist, Project88, Dhaka Art Summit, and Samdani Art Foundation. Photo: Jenni Carter

FIVE EMERGING ARTISTS FROM BANGLADESH – John Zarobell

Posted on 30 March, 2016 on Daily Serving “In Bangladesh, the 2016 Samdani Art Award exhibition (one of seven shows that was part of the Dhaka Art Summit) provided a survey of some of the most engaging young artists working … Continue reading

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A MASTERFUL VISUAL STORYTELLER – Zahangir Alom

Published on 26 February, 2016 in The Daily Star “A Dhaka-based artist, Shumon Ahmed explores the fusion between video, photography, sound and text, creating stories are private yet collective. His work with the camera and film has also been likened … Continue reading

Shumon Ahmed, Metal Graves 4, photographic print on archival fine art paper, 76x76cm, 2009.

PRUDENTIAL EYE AWARDS 2016 – Zahangir Alom

Published on 19 February, 2016 in The Daily Star The third edition of the Prudential Eye Awards 2016 was held in Singapore last month as part of Singapore Art Week. With an eye to recognise the best emerging Contemporary Asian … Continue reading