Porapara Space for Artist organized the event with the cooperation of NIPAF (Nippon International Performance art Festival) Director of NIPAF visited Porapara with 2 short performance art workshops as preparation for the festival, The event gathered artists from Japan and Korea in Bangladesh, Japan Foundation support the project as Nipaf Asia tour and Art council Korea support Korean artist to join in the program. We got worm support from A.K.KHAN FOUNDATION, Chittagong, Art & Bangladesh, Dhaka Art Center, Institute of Fine Arts, Chittagong University, and Some other personals in Chittagong, We would like to say thanks to all participating artists, technical hands, and professionals who made it happened and successful.
To introduce an effective art form to the audience and practicing artists in Bangladesh. To build a comprehensive communication network among Asian cultural activists through dialogue and artistic act and to ensure inclusion of all artists, professionals and also audience. To infuse the local cultural environment with new ideas, discourses and actions, and to ensure that all our activities have a positive direction. To strengthen the basis for such unconventional artistic practices with the strong focus on future cultural progress and the development of the art market in Bangladesh.
A. Dhaka Art Center B. Institute of Fine Arts, Chittagong University, Chittagong
Date and time: 31st Jan 2011- All Participant artists will meet in Chittagong Institute of fine art – 10am Press conference in Institute of fine art -11.30am Performance and presentation event-1 -3.30-7.30pm
1st Feb 2011 Site visit -10am-01pm Performance and presentation event-2 -3.30-7.30pm
2nd Feb2011 Site visit -10am-01pm Performance and presentation event-3 -3.30-7.30pm Move to Dhaka by train -11pm
3rd Feb 2011 Performance and presentation event-4 In Dhaka Art Center -3.30-7.30pm