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Art exhibition ‘Line & Life’ underway at Gallery Kaya

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  • 15th November, 2021 02:04:45 PM
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Art exhibition ‘Line & Life’ underway at Gallery Kaya

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Sixth solo exhibition by noted artist KMA Quayyum is underway at Gallery Kaya in the capital’s Uttara area. A total of 47 art works are being showcased at the art exhibition titled ‘Line & Life’

The art works which are being exhibited at the show have been made in watercolor acrylic, pen and ink on paper and canvas.

The seven-day show will end on November 19.

KMA Qayyum is a popular artist of the country. Skilled in drawing, his love for nature is portrayed in trees, buds, weeds and botanical elements which have found a place in his works. The painstaking precision, with which his semi-realistic paintings are executed, manifests of his deep involvement in the work.

Quayyum’s works are seemingly time consuming. The artist goes great lengths to detail his subjects. His themes are associated with human emotions and imagination. The images soothe the viewers’ soul for their enchanting compositions and sensual forms.

The artist received his master’s degree in fine art from the University of Chittagong in 1975. Notable among his awards are Honourable Mention in the 10th National Art Exhibition (1992) and 12th National Art Exhibition (1996). Qayyum is a retired faculty member of the Institute of Fine Art, University of Chittagong.