High Commissioner of Bangladesh in Canada inaugurated the Exhibition of Bangladeshi Arts and Photographs titled – “Lighting the Fire of Freedom: Art of A Young Nation” – at the Art Gallery of Mississauga, Toronto.
The exhibition consisting 50 outstanding works of 38 Bangladeshi artists and photographers, is organised to celebrate the twin historic occasions of the Birth Centenary of the Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman and the Golden Jubilee of the lndependence of Bangladesh.
The exhibition covers the history of Bangladesh from the Birth of Bangabandhu in 1920 till his death in 1975, depicting his important events of his life and his struggle and sacrifice to build a new nation, Bangladesh until his death.
The exhibition would enable both Canadian and non-Canadian visitors to know about the quality and outstanding art works of Bangladeshi artists and would also deepen the cultural relations between the two friendly countries – Bangladesh and Canada. The exhibition which is worth visiting, will remain open until 12 January 2022.Some photographs of the inauguration ceremony of the said exhibition are attached