Farida Zaman

Professor at University of Dhaka, Artist, and Teacher in Dhaka, Bangladesh

Farida Zaman

Professor at University of Dhaka, Artist, and Teacher in Dhaka, Bangladesh

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I am Farida Zaman and am a Professor in the Dept. of Drawing & Painting. within the Faculty of Fine Arts, at the University of Dhaka. In 1974 I graduated with a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree, from the Bangladesh College of Arts and Crafts (presently Faculty of Fine Arts, University of Dhaka). In 1978 I gained my Master of Fine Arts, at the Maharaja Sivaji Roy University, Baroda, India, and in 1995 was awarded a Ph. D. from Visva Bharati University, Santiniketan, India.

As well as being known for my painting, from 2005- 2006, I was the Director of the Institute of Fine Arts, at the university of Dhaka.

From 2008-2011 :I was the Chairman, of the Drawing and Painting Department, Faculty of Fine Arts, university of Dhaka.

Now I continue as a senior Professor.

My present publication is “Adhuinik Chitrakalai Lokoshilpokalar provhab” Published by Folklor Department, from the Bangla Academy.

My biography book is on its way, hopefully at the end of 2019.