Sunday, 5 December, 2021

Photo exhibition ‘When The Mind Says Yes’ at Drik Gallery

Photo exhibition ‘When The Mind Says Yes’ by legendary photographer Golam Kasem Daddy (1894-1998) is underway at Drik Gallery in the capital’s Panthapath area.

Organised by Drik and curated by ASM Rezaur Rahman, the exhibition began on February 6.   

Popularly known as Daddy, Golam Kasem is legendary photographer and one of the early Bengali Muslim short story writers. This exhibition is curated from his collection archived at Drik Picture Library. The collection contains glass plate negatives from as far as 1918 and provides a fascinating glimpse of history. All his life, Daddy had passionately talked of how photography was the way for people to make friends, to break barriers and discover one another.

The exhibition will be open for all till March 25 everyday from 10:00am to 08:00pm.