1969, Gaibandha, Bangladesh
1993 MFA Degree, (Drawing and Painting) Institute of Fine Art University of Dhaka
Selected Solo Exhibitions
2010 ''Parables of our Time'', Akar Prakar Gallery, Kolkata, INDIA
2007 ''Feminine'', Bengal Galley, Dhaka, BANGLADESH
2004 ''Even the Walls Have Ears'', La Galerie Alliance Francaise, Dhaka, BANGLADESH
2002 ''Artificial Reality'', La Galerie Alliance Francaise, Dhaka
2001 Gallery 21 Dhaka, BANGLADESH
2000 ''Slave of the Civilization, Performance at Jyvaskyla, FINLAND
1998 Alliance Francaise de Dhaka, BANGLADESH
2013 ''No Country'', Guggenheim UBS MAP, Guggenheim NY curated by June Yap, New York, USA
2013 ''No Country'', Asia Society Hong kong Center, Curated by June Yap
2013 ''Barbed Floss'', Guild Gallery, Curated by Veeranganakumari Solanki, Mumbai, INDIA
2013 Samdani Art Foundation, India Art Fair, Delhi, INDIA
2013 ''SPELL of SPILL utopia of ecology, Palette Art Gallery, Curated by Veeranganakumari Solanki, Delhi, INDIA
2013 'Space Form Transform, Aman Hotel Apparao Gallery, Delhi, INDIA
2012 Art Asia Miami, Curated by Jasmin Wahi, USA
2012 ''InExactly This'', Kunstvlaai Festival, Amsterdam, HOLLAND
2012 Colombo Art Biennale, SRI LANKA
2012 SPACE an Inaugural show of BRITTO SPACE a Contemporary Art Hub by Britto Arts Trust, Dhaka, BANGLADESH
2012 Dhaka Art Summit by Samdani Art Foundation, BANGLADESH
2012 ''Freedom in Creativity, Celebrating International Women's Day at Gallery Kaya, Dhaka, BANGLADESH
2012 Athena Gallery, Dhaka, BANGLADESH
2011 14th Jakarta Biennale, INDOESIA
2011 54th Venice Biennale, Venice, ITALY
2011 ''Roat and creativity'', Bengal Gallery of Fine Art, Dhaka, BANGLADESH
2011 19th National Art Exhibition, Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy, Dhaka, BANGLADESH
2011 12 Years Anniversary Exhibition by Santaran, Chittagong, BANGLADESH
2011 ''FemLink'', Worldwide Video Art show by FemLink, Dubai, UAE
2011 40 Years of Independence by Bengal Gallery of Fine Art, Dhaka, BANGLADESH
2010 14th Asian Art Biennala, BANGLADESH
2010 ''Between Kismet and Karma: South Asian women artists respond to conflict'', Leeds Art Gallery, UK
2010 ''Videozoom Bangladesh'', Gallery Sala 1. Rome, ITALY
2009 18th National Art Exhibition, Bangladesh Shilapakala Academy, Dhaka, BANGLADESH
2009 ''Separating Myth from Reality'', Siddhartha Art Gallery, Kathmandu, NEPAL
2009 New Media Festival, organized by Britto Arts Trust
2009 A Day Long Show of a 2 month-long project 1mile Dhaka by Visiting Arts, UK & Britto Arts Trust
2008 Bangladesh Contemporary Art Week New York, Turkish Cultural and Tourism Center UN Plaza, New York,USA
2008 13th Asian Art Biennale, Organized by Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy Dhaka, BANGLADESH
2008 In collaboration with Mithila Art, Christiania Gallery, Copenhagen,
2008 Bangladesh Contemporary Art Show, European Union House, Brussels, BELGIUM
2008 Ejaz Gallery, Lahone, PAKISTAN
2008 ''Faces of feminine expression from Bangladesh'', Gallery Akar Prakar, Kolkata, INDIA
2007 ''Collaboration with Mithila Art'', Gallery Kaya, Dhaka, BANGLADESH
2007 ''Collage - Kalpa'', Bengal Gallery of Fine Art, Dhaka, BANGLADESH
2006 12th Asian Art Biennale, organised by Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy ( National Academy), BANGLADESH
2006 Women Artists' Exhibition on Women's Day, Bengal Gallery of Fine Arts, BANGLADESH
2006 South Asian Contemporary art Exhibition, Copenhagen, DENMARK
2006 South Asian Women artists' Exhibition, Sidhartha Art Gallery, Kathmandu, NEPAL
2006 'Collaboration with Mithila Art', Shiddhartha Art Gallery, Kathmandu , NEPAL
2005 16th National Art Exhibition organised by the Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy, BANGLADESH
2005 Outcomes of Collaborative Workshop at La Galerie Alliance Francaise, by Britto Arts Trust, Dhaka,BANGLADESH
2005 Residency Show, Gasworks Studio, London, UK
2004 11th Asian Art Biennale, organised by Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy, BANGLADESH
2004 Contemporary Artists of Dhaka, Gallery NICA, Yangon, MYANMAR
2003 ''Exhibition of 7 women artists'', British Council Dhaka,BANGLADESH
2003 ''28 women artists by Women's Initiative for Peace in South Asia (WIPSA)'', Bengal Gallery,Dhaka, BANGLADESH
2003 ''LAAL The passion of Zahoor Ul Akhlaq'', Gallery of Mississauga, Ontario, CANADA
2002 ''Impression 17'', a group Art Exhibition jointly organized by the German Embassy and Gallery 21
2002 ''13th young Artists''Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy, Dhaka, BANGLADESH
2002 14th National Art Exhibition, Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy, BANGLADESH
2001 ''Women Artists of Bangladesh'', Bengal Gallery of Fine Arts, BANGLADESH
2001 2nd Contemporary Young Artists' Exhibition from Bangladesh, Gallery Kusabue, JAPAN
2001 10th Asian Art Biennale, Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy, Dhaka, BANGLADESH
2000 'Translation, Displacement and Actualisation' at Gallery '68elf', Cologne, GERMANY
2000 Environmental Art, Performance and Installation Show 'Veri-nice-saari 2000', Naissaari Jyvaskyla, FINLAND
2000 1st Art Biennale, Bangladesh Charu-Shilpi Sangsad, BANGLADESH
2000 ''Artists of the Millennium'', Gallery'21, Dhaka, BANGLADESH
1999 50th Anniversary of the Institute of Fine Art, University of Dhaka, BANGLADESH
1999 9th Asian Biennale,Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy, Dhaka, BANGLADESH
1999 'Reflection' , Birla Academy of Art and Culture, Calcutta, INDIA
1998-99 ''Five young Artists' Exhibition'', Sirjana Contemporary Art Gallery, NEPAL & Manju Art Gallery, Dhaka, BANGLADESH
1998 ''12th young Artists' Art Exhibition'', Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy, Dhaka, BANGLADESH
1998 ''4th Anniversary Exhibition'', Shilpangon Art Gallery, Dhaka, BANGLADESH
1998 ''13th National Art Exhibition'', Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy, Dhaka, BANGLADESH
1997 ''Art for Amnesty'' Exhibition organised by Amnesty International Bangladesh Section, Dhaka, BANGLADESH
1997 A Group Water Colour show of 10 young Artists, Zainul Gallery, Dhaka, BANGLADESH
1997 Environmental Art camp 96-97 and Exhibition, Zainul Gallery, Dhaka, BANGLADESH
1995-96 '2nd Tone Miniature Art Competition', Gallery Tone, Dhaka, BANGLADESH
1995-96 '2nd Anniversary Exhibition', Gallery Shilpangon, Dhaka, BANGLADESH
1995-96 'Reflection', Gallery Tone, Dhaka, BANGLADESH
1995-96 ''11th Young Artists Art Exhibition'', Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy, BANGLADESH
1995-96 ''Five Bangladeshi Artists'' at Sirjana Contemporary Art Gallery, Kathmandu, and Zainul Gallery, Dhaka, BANGLADESH
1995-96 Nepal Bangladesh Art Camp Exhibition'95, Trichandra campus Auditorium, Kathmandu, NEPAL
1995-96 1st Group Show of Amnesty International Fine Arts Group in Zainul Gallery, Dhaka, BANGLADESH
1995-96 Water Colour Workshop's Exhibition, Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy, Dhaka, BANGLADESH
1994 A Traveling Exhibition in south Asia, NEPAL, BHUTAN, INDIA & BANGLADESH
1994 10th young Artists Art Exhibition Shilpakala Academy, Dhaka, BANGLADESH
1994 2nd and 3rd Painting workshop's Exhibition, Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy, BANGLADESH
1987-97 Participated in all the Annual Art Exhibitions of the Institute of Fine Art, University of Dhaka, BANGLADESH
Devi Art Foundation
Guggenheim Museum NY
Samdani Art Foundation
Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy
Harmony Art Foundation
2013 ARThink South Asia Fellowship Residency part 1 in Delhi by Goethe Institut and British Council, INDIA
2012 Harmony Foundation of Reliance Mumbai, INDIA
2010 Skill and Knowledge Sharing, Coordinators Residency at pARTage, MAURITIUS
2008 RM Studio Residency, Lahore, PAKISTAN
2005 Gasworks Residency Programme, London, UK
2004 NICA, Yangon, MYANMAR
2004 National Workshops for Arts and Crafts, Copenhagen, DENMARK
2001 Coordinator's Residency at Jindal Foundation, Karnataka, INDIA
2000 IMMA, the Irish Museum of Modern Art, Dublin, IRELAND
2000 Cill Rialaig project, Ballinskelligs, Co. Kerry, IRELAND
2000 Gallery '68-elf' Cologne, GERMANY
2000 Residency organised by the Arts Council of Central Finland, Jyvaskyla, FINLAND
2012 Theertha International Artists' Workshop, Colombo
2011 Workshop with natural dye By Bengal gallery of Fine Art, Dhaka.
2011 Painting Workshop organised by British American Tobacco Bangladehs and Bengal Gallery of Fine Art.
2010 Bengal Art Camp at Bengal Center, Dhaka.
2010 101 Artists' Workshop by Dhaka Art Center.
2009 'Painting Workshop' on boat in river for 2 days organised by Lab-Aid Hospital, Bangladesh.
2009 3rd Video Art Workshop 'Across the Street' by Britto Arts Trust
2009 'Rough Cuts' Video and Sound Workshop by Britto Arts Trust.
2009 '1mile² Dhaka' , a 2 month-long project by Britto Arts Trust, Bangladesh + Visiting Arts UK.
2008 'Resurrection Kuakata' organized by WBL at Kuakata, Bangladesh.
2008 Video Art Workshop 'Extended Vision' by Britto Arts Trust, Bangladesh.
2007 International Workshop for the Human Rights Festival, Green Island, Taiwan.
2006 Collaborative workshop with Mithila art, Janakpur, Nepal by Bindu, a Space for Artists', Nepal.
2005 Collaborative workshop with Rickshaw painters and contemporary artists by Britto Arts Trust.
2004 'Collage Kalpa'-Workshop organised by Bengal foundation, Bangladesh.
2004 Dokra Casting Workshop organised by Britto Arts Trust, Bangladesh.
2003 Britto International Artists' Workshop-2003 organised by Britto Arts Trust.
2002 'Self Management for Artists' Workshop organised by the German Embassy, Dhaka.
2001 Khoj International Artists Workshop at Delhi, India.
1999 Painting and Sculpture workshop of West Bangle and Bangladesh in Calcutta by Kolkata Nandanik, India.
1997 Water Colour Workshop in Bajitpur organised by Bangladesh Fishermen Federation
1996/97 Environmental Art Camp in the Sunderbans & Shrimongal, Bangladesh.
1996 Water Colour Workshop under Chinese Painter Professor Uang Wui Shin, by Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy.
1995 Nepal-Bangladesh Art Camp in various venues in Nepal for one month.
1994 Third Painting Workshop under artist Aminul Islam organised by Shilpakala Academy, Dhaka.
1994 Environmental Art Camp in South ' East Bangladesh (Lama)
1993 Third Film Appreciation Course organised by Ritwik Film society, Dhaka.
2002 Painting Workshop with working Children organised by the Save the Children Sweden.
2001 The Swedish Swallows, Bangladesh, Painting Workshop with Children and about Mangrove Forest and shrimp farming, jointly organised by Nijera Kori, 22 polders, Khulna.
2000 SICCDA South Inner City Community Development Association, Masks and costume design for the Liberties Festival, summer 2000, Ireland.
2000 Chester Beatty Museum Community Art project, involving inner city children, Dublin, Ireland.
2000 Clondalkin Youth Service, after schools clubs involving local children from the West Dublin, Ireland.
2000 Clondalkin Youth Theatre, Drama group of local children in West Dublin, Ireland.
1999 Save the Children (UK), Bangladesh, Painting Workshop with Children.
1999 C.R.P. Savar, Bangladesh, Terracotta Workshop with the students of Occupation Therapy.
1998 VSO, Bangladesh, Design and Painting Workshops with village women at G.K Savar and F.I.V.D.B Sylhet.
1998 Concern, Bangladesh, Mural Painting Workshop with children and women of the Rehabilitation Center of street sex workers at Narayanganj.
2004 'Grand Prize' at the 11th Asian Art Biennale, Bangladesh
One year Fellowship by the Artist Aminul Islam Trust, Bangladesh