Wakilur Rahman

Wakilur Rahman
Born 1961 BirthRangpur, Bangladesh.
Lives and works in HomeBerlin and Dhaka, Germany and Bangladesh.
 

Wakilur Rahman
1961 born in Bangladesh
1976-1981 B.F.A. at Dhaka Art College, Dhaka, Bangladesh
1984-1986 M.F.A. at Central Academy of Fine Arts Peking, P.R. of China
since 1988 living in Berlin

Awards
1989 Honourable Mention, Annual International Exhibition of Miniature Art, Toronto, Canada
1994 First Prize in Graphic Media, National Young Artists’ Exhibition, Dhaka, Bangladesh
1995 Honourable Mention, Norwegian International Print Triennale, Fredrikstad, Norway
1996 Third Prize, Agricola-Preis für Kunst und Wissenschaft, Glauchau, Germany
  Young Artist 1996, National Young Artists’ Exhibition, Bangladesh
Best Award, National Exhibition, Dhaka, Bangladesh

Solo exhibitions (selection)
1991 Galerie am Prater, Berlin
1992 Galerie de l’Alliance Française Dhaka, Bangladesh. Galerie Zunge, Berlin
1994 Goethe-Institut Dhaka, Bangladesh. Galerie im Pferdestall, Berlin (with Susanne Rast and Martin Wilke)
1995 Zainul Gallery, Dhaka, Bangladesh. Galerie D19, Chemnitz
1997 Indian Cultural Centre Gallery, Dhaka, Bangladesh
1998 Sharaknama, Liberation War Museum, Dhaka, Bangladesh
1999 Galerie Himmelreich, Magdeburg (with Kerstin Gürke)
2000 Studio Bildende Kunst, Berlin
2001 Goethe-Institut Dhaka, Bangladesh
2002 Villa Oppenheim, Berlin. Galerie F92, Berlin
2003 Gallery Chitrak, Dhaka, Bangladesh. Staedtische Galerie Eisenhuettenstadt
Galerie GLUECK21, Berlin
2004 Strandhalle Ahrenshoop (with Eberhard Hartwig). Galerie Ostpol, Berlin (with Simon Neidhard)
Galerie Abadi, Berlin (with Jürgen Kellig)
2005 Galerie de l’Alliance Française Dhaka, Bangladesh
2006 Galerie 100, Berlin (with Stefan Friedemann)
2007-  Shilpangan Contemporary Art Gallery, Dhaka, Bangladesh

Participations in exhibitions (selection )
1995 Bangladesh – Andere Bilder, Kunstforum in der Grundkreditbank, Berlin
1996 Maloka, documenta-Halle, Kassel
  Küchengeister, Galerie am Körnerpark, Berlin
Ein Hauch von Sicherheit – Inszenierung eines öffentlichen und privaten Gefühls, project exhibition at University of Arts, Berlin
2004 ZwischenWelten, 48 hours Neukölln, Berlin
  Workshop and exhibition, Dhaka, Bangladesh
  „19 graveurs du Bangladesh“, Atelier Lacouriere, Paris
2006   Kunst und Umwelt, Städtische Galerie Wollhalle, Güstrow

Since 1991 participating in international fairs, biennals and triennals in Bangladesh, Bulgaria, Cuba, France, Germany, India, Japan, Macedonia, Norway, Poland, Taiwan, and United Arab Emirates