ME

Shimul Saha 


+8801712634777

 shimul.saha715@gmail.com

 dhakada715@yahoo.com

 http://www.shimulsaha.com/


 33, 33/1 Green Mart, 

1st Floor, Space # 208-210 

Green Road, Dhaka – 1205  


Academic Qualification

MAADS (MA in Art & Design Studies)  2013    Beaconhouse National University,   Lahore

B.F.A      2005                               University of Dhaka                  Sculpture    

                       

Present Position

Trustee, Britto Arts Trust.

Faculty, Pathshala South Asian Media Institute.


Curatorial Projects 

Co-Curator – Lost Never Lost, 2019. 

Curator - Past Doesn’t Have Any Vanishing Point, 2018, Delhi.

Co-curator - State of Affairs, 2018, Dhaka.

Curator - Pixelation V & VI, 2017, Dhaka.

Assistant curator - Chobi Mela IX,2017, Dhaka.

Assistant curator - Chobi Mela VIII, 2015, Dhaka.

Assistant curator - Performance and Experimental Film project at 2nd edition of Dhaka Art Summit, 2014, Dhaka.


Solo Exhibitions

  2013 Tangible & Intangible, BRITTO SPACE a contemporary art hub,

  Dhaka.


Group Exhibitions

2020 India Art Fair, New Delhi.

2019 Look, Stranger! Serendipity Arts Festival, Goa.

2019 Recalling, Beauty Boarding, Old Dhaka, Dhaka.

2019 23rd National Art Exhibition, Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy, Dhaka.

2019 India Art Fair, New Delhi.

2018 (Dis)Place, Korean Cultural Centre. New Delhi. 

2018 Taiwan Annual, Association of the Visual Arts in Taipei (AVAT), Taipei, Taiwan.

2018 SHOHORNAMA, Topography of Mirror Cities, Daily Star-Bengal Arts    Precinct, Dhaka.

2017 UNSEEN Photo Fair, CO – OP, Amsterdam.

201617th Asian Art Biennale Bangladesh, Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy, Dhaka.

2016Photo Kathmandu, Patan, Nepal.

201620th Young Artists’ Art Exhibition, Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy, Dhaka.

2016 Identity of Space, an open studio of residency outcome, TIFA, Pune.

2016 Fragments of the Anthropocene, a two person show at Bengal Art Lounge, Dhaka.

2016 Samdani Art Award Show, Dhaka Art Summit, Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy, Dhaka.

2015 1mile² Dhaka, a project exhibition at Juming Museum, Taipei.

2015 – 21st National Art Exhibition, Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy, Dhaka.

2015 Sculpting With Light, Chobi Mela VIII, Dhaka.

2015 1mile² Dhaka, Britto Arts Trust, Dhaka.

2014 19th Young Artists’ Art Exhibition, Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy, Dhaka.

2014 Cross Casting, BRITTO SPACE a contemporary art hub,

  Dhaka.

2013 The 2nd National Photographic Art Exhibition, Photographic Art Society of Pakistan, Al-Hamra Art Gallery, Lahore.

201215th Asian Art Biennale Bangladesh, Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy, Dhaka.

2012 Make A Forest, Workshop and Exhibition at BRITTO SPACE- a contemporary art hub, Dhaka.

2011i ≠ i, Group Art Exhibition, Nairang Galleries, Lahore.

2011 Dialog One, Group Art Exhibition, Al-Hamra Art Gallery, Lahore.

2010 Categorical Inaccuracy, VM Art Gallery, VASL Artists’ Collective, Karachi.

2010 17th Young Artists’ Art Exhibition, Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy, Dhaka.

2009 – 18th National Art Exhibition, Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy, Dhaka.

2009 – Sand Sculpture Exhibition & Festival at Cox’s Bazar, Green World, Bangladesh Parjatan Corporation & Department of Sculpture, Faculty of Fine Arts, University of Dhaka.

2009 – Outcome Exhibition of Raku Workshop, Britto Arts Trust & Department of Sculpture, Faculty of Fine Arts, University of Dhaka. 

2009 – Across the Road, Open Studio of Video Art Workshop, Britto Arts Trust, Dhaka.

2008 – 16th Young Artists’ Art Exhibition, Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy, Dhaka.

2008 –             Six Artists’ Group Art Exhibition, Zainul Gallery, Dhaka.

2008 – Egg Tempara, Outcome Exhibition of Painting Workshop, Zainul Gallery, Faculty of Fine Arts, University of Dhaka.

2008 – Outcome Exhibition of Raku Workshop, Zainul Gallery, Britto Arts Trust, Dhaka.

2008 – Extended Vision, Video Art Workshop & Open Studio, Britto Arts Trust, Dhaka.

2007 – 17th National Art Exhibition, Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy, Dhaka.


Workshops

2015 Sculpting With Light, Conducted by Artist Mahbubur Rahman. 

2011 Workshop on Curating, Conducted by Kathrin Becker, Berlin. 

2009 – Raku Workshop, Organized by Britto Arts Trust.

2009 – Video Art Workshop, Organized by Britto Arts Trust.

2008 – Raku Workshop, Organized by Britto Arts Trust.

2008 – Video Art Workshop, Organized by Britto Arts Trust.

2008 – Painting Workshop (Egg Tempara), Conducted by Artist Shahid Kabir.

2008 – Stephanie Quayle Workshop, Organized by British Council.

2007 – Raku Workshop, Conducted by Artist Mahbubur Rahman. 


Residencies  

2018 CICA (Curatorial Intensive South Asia), KHOJ International Artists Association, Delhi.

2016Photo Kathmandu Mixed Media Artist Residency.

2016 Artel, 2016, TIFA, Pune.

2015 Selected in a competitive process for Whitechapel Gallery / British   Council Residency. Devised the concept for a collaborative workshop for 12 students in London.

2014 Sandwich Residency Program, SANDWICH, Kyoto.

2010 Taaza Tareen VI, VASL Artists’ Collective, Karachi.


Awards & Grants

2020 – Brihatta Home Art Project, Brihatta Art Foundation, Dhaka.

2015 – Honorable Mention, 21st National Art Exhibition, Organized by Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy, Dhaka.


Date of Birth      1st July 1983

Nationality          Bangladeshi 


19th Nov, 2020