Shishir Bhattacharjee

Chairman & Professor

Born: 1960, Thakurgoan, Bangladesh


  • since 1984 participated almost all National art exhibitions organised by Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy.
  • Participated in asian art biennial dhaka, from2nd to11th. Bangladesh contemporaty art exhibition in japan-1988 organised by the japan foundation and embassy of Bangladesh.
  • Group exhibitions, organised by bangladesh shilpakla Academy in india, nepal, china, japan, russia and germany.
  • Asian triennial art exhibition fukuoka, japan, 1989
  • Solo art exhibition, chittagong-1996
  • Solo art exhibition, dhaka-2000.solo at exhibition at gallery kaya 2008
  • Contemporary artists form bangladesh in japan-2001.
  • “Shikor o phool” (roots and blossom) art south asia programme,
  • “Kalantorer roopakalpa” 2002. selected artists exhibition, denmatk,
  • Organised by lo/ftf councl and curated by francesco ippolito.
  • Old masters young voices’ 2004, south asisn masters at alhamra, lahore, pakistan, exhibtion cureted by selima hashmi,
  • “Lila/play”-new art from south asia-2006, melbourne, australia, curated by haema sivanesan
  • “Fokus pa sydasien”-2006 art from bangaldesh, nepal and india denmark, curated by francesco ippolito.
  • “System error: war is a force that gives us meaning”- 2007, interantional group artists exhibition, siena, italy, curated by lorenzo fusi and aneem mohaiemen.
  • Solo caroon exhibition in tokyo, japan-2007, organized by the foreign corespondents club of japan.
  • Separating myth form reality -status of women, selected artists exhibition at kathmandu, nepal in 2009,
  • Anniversary exhibition” rooted creativity 3 2010,
  • Participated in the exhibition of’ 150™ birth anniversary of rabindranath tagor, joint celebration of bangladesh and india, in 2011,
  • Participated in the exhibition of-dhaka art summit in 2012,
  • ‘Daag tamasha’ solo exhibition 2013, dhaka art center
  • Dhaka art summit 2016, the missing one curated by nada raza

Art workshop and residency
Participated in ‘khoj’ international atists workshop, Delhi, India-2001.
Contemporary asian art workshop-2002. rajendrapur, bangladesh, organised by bengal foundation and Bangladsh shilpakala academy.
`Britto’ international artists workshop 2003, tepantor film city’- valuka, Bangadesh.
shisha’ art south asia residencies-2002 at gallery oldham, uk.

Bangladesh shilpakala academy.
Bangaldesh national museum.
Fukuoka art museum, japan. lo/ftf council denmark.

Publications : Two cartoon albums, published in 1994 and 2002.

Present posttion :
Professor, Drawing & Painting dept.
Faculty of Fine Art, University of Dhaka.

mailing address :
House # 30, 2nd floor,
Road # 3, Dhanmondi r/a
Cell 01199810956

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