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Kabir Ahmed Masum Chisty

Country(activity based):
Bangladesh
Genre:
Visual Art

Profile

Born in 1976. Graduated from Faculty of Fine Art, University of Dhaka in 1998.
Recent 5 main activities are;
Skowhegan Summer Artist' Residency, 2015, Maine, USA
Double Take, 2015, Nature Morte, New Delhi, India
Samdani Performance Seminar, 2015, Silpakala Academy, Dhaka
1mile², 2015, Bangla Bazar, Dhaka
The 5th Fukuoka Asian Art Triennale, 2014, Fukuoka, Japan

About works / performance

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Meghnath Badh (episode 1)

Year: 2015, material: paper, charcoal, graphite, size: 36 inches×48 inches

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Labor
Year: 2015, material: honey performance size (duration): 00:40 min
Photo by Sophia Cleary

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The Blindness that I Joy
Year: 2015 material: performance size (duration): 5 hours
Photo by Rasel Chudhury

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The Dream that we had last night together
Year: 2014 material: animation, installation with 104 drawings size: (video duration) 1:58 min
Arita Elementary School' students and Chiyo Elementary School' students

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Cocoon

Year: 2014 material: animation, installation with 63 drawings and LED light behind drawing frame size: each drawing 11 inches×7.5 inches, installation area flexible , video duration: 01:08 min

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Melting
Year: 2014 material: installation, ice, fish, sound size: 11² inches, existence period: 5 days

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The Acting
Year: 2014 material: animation, drawing mixed with photography, printed poster size:(video duration) 00:39 min, poster size: 23 inches ×35 inches

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Quandary
Year: 2011 material: animation, installation with 99 drawings size: each drawing 12.5 inches×9 inches, installation area flexible, video duration 01:00 min

Comment

Now we are in the mid of 2020’s, while art has a tendency to provoke intense and perhaps even extreme reactions in its audiences. The means of artistic expression, we are told, are infinite and the topics available for questioning and discussion are limitless. My work want to join in this discussion with the content of this decade.
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