Meena exhibited with partners at NSU university in Bangladesh

Poster Meena exhibiton with partners at NSU Kopie 2

Feelings - aspiration and meaningfulness in life are expressed and visualised  in wax figures and then casted into solid brass figures. This 3rd art exhibition is a strong testimonial of how Rana Plaza survivors overcome the tremendous difficulty in their life and re-found strength and future. Under the motto „What makes you happy“ 52 sculptures by Meena woman are displayed at the exhibition „Wings of Hope“. The North South University in Dhaka Generously hosted this exhibition of sculptures, masks and paintings form the Women Artists Association SHAKO this April at the Gallery Hall on NSU Campus in Bashundara. 

Meena artisans with their sculpture Pleasure to help Olds

Meena women proudly standing next to their created sculpture titled Pleasure to help Olds.


All speakers at inauguration emphasised the importance of women empowerment for a healthy society and appreciated the rehabilitation Meena has succeeded. Opening remarks made by Khaled Mohuiddin, Danish Ambassador H.E. Winnie Estrup Peterson, and from NSU, Parisa Shakur and Prof. G.U. Ahsan, Pro - Vice Chancellor.


H.E. Winnie Estrup Petersen

Ambassador of Denmark to Bangladesh 

 IMG 8494 Kopie Shilpi addressing with confidence the audience.
IMG 7740 Kopie Joint opening of the exhibtion by H.E. Winnie Petersen, Khaled Moihuddin, Jamil Ahmed and Pro Vice Chancellor Prof. G. U. Ahsan

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Danish Ambassador Winnie Estrup Petersen in converstation with Meena artisans and
Farhana von Mitzlaff

Mask by Meena Friday school students

 by Meena Friday school students at the masks workshop under guidance of artists Saidul Haque Juise

reading boy

Pleasure to help elderly

52 exhibited sculptures - click here

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