This catalogue was published in conjunction with the 2nd Dhaka Art Summit in 2014. It includes the colour plates of art works, curatorial notes, and biographical information on artists. 

'After the success of its 1st edition, the 2nd edition of the Summit will focus on the South Asian region and will highlight its vibrant contemporary art scene. The DAS will feature five exhibitions curated by local and international curators, 14 solo art projects, a city-wide public art project by internationally acclaimed Raqs Media Collective, screenings of experimental films, performances, and presentations by 33 local and international galleries including over 250 artists from across the South Asian Region. Several collateral exhibitions will take place around the city during the Dhaka Art Summit.' - from event's website.

Access level

Onsite

practitioner

Claire BRANDON

Location code EX.BAN.DAS.2014
Language

English

Publication/Creation date

2014

No of pages

224

ISBN / ISSN

Nil

No of copies

2

Content type

catalogue

Chapter headings
South Asian Country Vignettes
Afghanistan: You Probably Expect Me to Drink Fresh Pomegranate Juice - Amanullah MOJADIDI
Bangladesh: 'Mango People' Are Looking for This Epoch's Quamrul Hassan - Naeem MOHAIEMEN
India: Air Conditioning - Nikhil CHOPRA
Myanmar: No Longer/Not Yet - Moe Satt
Nepal: Pushing Boundaries to Erase Boudaries - Sujan CHITRAKAR
Pakistan: Unofficial - Risham SYED
Sri Lankan: Sri Lankan Contemporary Art: From Art of Resistance to Art of Today - Anoli PERERA
Maldives: Island Living - Ahmed Shamin NIZAM
Solo Art Projects
Then / Why Not - Diana CAMPBELL
Announcing the Samdani Art Foundation's Next Commission by Shahzia Sikander
Shahzia Sikander: A Parallax Gap - John ZAROBELL
Claire Brandon in Conversation with Shahzia Sikander - Shahzia SIKANDER
Public Art Project
Performance Programme
Experimental Film Programme
Samdani Art Award
Speakers Panel
Curated Group Exhibitions
B/DESH - Deepak ANANTH
LIFEBLOOD - Rosa Maria FALVO
Citizens of Time - Veeranganakumari SOLANKI
Dhaka Art Summit 2014
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Dhaka Art Summit 2014

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