The inauguration program of the 5th edition of Dhaka Art Summit took place on Friday at the National Art Gallery's auditorium.
The theme of this year's art summit is Seismic Movement or Transmission.
The exhibition will be open until 15th February (10am to 8pm daily) at the Chitrashola Bhavan of Shilpakala academy.
The art conference created the opportunity to see the works of some of the most renowned painters of Asian painting, as well as the opportunity to get acquainted with the artist and art critic or art enthusiast and artist.
More than 500 painters, artist, sculptor, curator, art critic, art professional, art collector and architect from different countries, including Bangladesh, are participating in this art exhibition.
State Minister of Culture KM Khalid inaugurated the art summit as the chief guest. Dhaka Art summit Chairman Faruk Sobhan shared his greetings, Co-founder and Director of Samdani Foundation Nadia Samdani delivered the welcome speech.
Director-General of the Academy of Arts Liaquat Ali Lucky presided over the meeting.
Samdani Art Foundation and Shilpakala Academy have been jointly organising this event since 2012 to provide a rare opportunity to experience such multi-dimensional works of art from all across the world under one roof.