Nisar Hossain

Painter
 Nisar Hossain

Nisar Hossain is a much admired and outspoken artist and Dean of the Fine Arts Department at Dhaka University, the artist Nisar Hossain (b. 1961, Dhaka) discusses contemporary art in Bangladesh, focusing on ritualistic folk painting and the traditional painter communities in the country. Hossain graduated in Drawing and Painting (University of Dhaka, 1981) and received his M.F.A from the Kala Bhavana, Visva Bharati University, Santiniketan, India.

As an artist, he has had his exhibition in Zimbabwe, India, Germany, Sri Lanka, Denmark, USA, Japan, and Bangladesh.

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