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Dhaka

 BY MELIA BELLI BOSE

Bringing the world to Dhaka and Dhaka to the world

Aerial view of Gulshan, the unofficial central business district of Dhaka, close to Hazrat Shahjalal Airport. Courtesy skyscrapercity.com.

Throughout much of the world, Bangladesh is associated with poverty, floods, famines, civil war and perilous labor conditions. Bangladeshi contemporary art has largely evaded international attention. In recent years, however, the nation is catching up with its South Asian neighbors and taking a seat at the table of global contemporary art. Dhaka, the national capital and the 10th largest city

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