Naila Binte Zakaria

Naila Binte Zakaria

Lifestyle/Art Journalist who revels in the joy of eating spicy ramen, painting and watching absurdist films.
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
Shop Interior

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…
A Sense of Community- Outfall Children Playground and Community Centre
Architect Column

A Sense of Community- Outfall Children Playground and Community Centre

Outfall Children Playground and Community Centre is a dot of a place nestled inside the Government Housing Quarter in Maniknagar,…