DRØBAK: Arifur Rahman satt bak lås og slå i seks måneder etter å ha tegnet en kattunge med navnet Mohammed. Nå stiller han ut sine arbeider i Avistegnernes Hus.
Lørdag åpnet utstillingen «Soul Art» i Avistegnernes Hus i Drøbak. 13 kunstnere stiller med arbeider på lerret, papir, samt installasjoner med en målsetting om å vise at graffitikunst fortjener en plass på galleriveggene. (more…)
I was officially welcomed in Norway by the Mayor of Drobak city Thore Vestby, who gave me a painting of Drobak and a mug as mementoes of the occasion. The more I spent time with him, the more I realized that Bangladesh desperately needs a people-friendly and honest politician like him to make the country corruption-free.
One day, during my stay there, Mr Vestby told me that the King and Queen of Norway were coming to a visit of Drobak, and it would be great if I could present them with a delicacy of my country as a Christmas gift. He also invited me to a dinner with the Norwegian nobility on the 23rd of December. So, Vestby and I went shopping and he helped me make Puli Pitha, a traditional Bangladeshi cake. (more…)