Naila Binte Zakaria

Naila Binte Zakaria

Lifestyle/Art Journalist who revels in the joy of eating spicy ramen, painting and watching absurdist films.
Realism through the Eyes of Ranjit Das
Inside Story

Realism through the Eyes of Ranjit Das

Exhilarating, empathetic, layered, the art of Ranjit Das divulges a prolific painter, whose perpetual experimentation throughout his six-decade career seeks…
Finely Detailed- ORO
Heaven on a Plate

Finely Detailed- ORO

Amalgamating contemporary cuisines from Europe, the neighbourhood eatery ORO located at the Gulshan Avenue oozes with glorious personality. With a…
A Feminist Gaze- Fareha Zeba
Inside Story

A Feminist Gaze- Fareha Zeba

Strolling with artist Fareha Zeba down her home-cum-studio, where art and nature coincide is sure to leave one spellbound by…
Storytelling through Fashion- MUKTA
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Storytelling through Fashion- MUKTA

The newly launched luxury label MUKTA was conceptualised in 2016, over a cup of coffee when architect and designer Faria…
Imagining Beyond the Boundaries- Reesham Shahab Tirtho
Artist Column

Imagining Beyond the Boundaries- Reesham Shahab Tirtho

If you are a Dhakaite, you have most likely come across a mural art by Tirtho, bringing a wall to…
The Reincarnation of Cafe Mango
Heaven on a Plate

The Reincarnation of Cafe Mango

In the vein of its previous locales, the much revered Cafe Mango has been built on the idea of ‘presence…
A Graphic Memoir
Artist Insight

A Graphic Memoir

Sayra Begum’s autobiographical graphic novel Mongrel was recently published by Knockabout Comics that illustrates the tale of Shuna, a young…
Dreaming a Safe Habitat- Salbhi Sumaiya
Artist Column

Dreaming a Safe Habitat- Salbhi Sumaiya

Native to Bangladesh, Salbhi Sumaiya is a conceptual and visual artist primarily based in Toronto, Canada. While she possesses a…
The New Face of Tarka
Heaven on a Plate

The New Face of Tarka

The newly relocated Tarka completely reimagines what was a casual eatery lacking the space required for its extensive customer base…
Visualizing Intrinsic Thoughts – Javed Jalil
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Visualizing Intrinsic Thoughts – Javed Jalil

Stimulated by literature and philosophy, Javed Jalil’s artistic pursuits started in his Los Angeles days. Certain situation and experience took…