Jiras Art Gallery
Museum type :
Art Museum

Established in :
1975

Holidays :
None

Visiting Hours :
Daily 10:00 to 17:00

Contact No :
880-2-8611557

Location :
Dhaka , Bangladesh

Display Objects :

Gallery jiras specializes in contemporary original fine art and works with clients to design site-specific projects in order to establish the best design for the wellness of your home, office or business.




Description :

Jiras art gallery was jointly formed by Artist M.M.Yacoob and Aftabuddin ahmed and later Mr. M.M.Yacoob branched over in Gulshan-2 as "yeart gallery".

  • In the 1970s, Aftabuddin Ahmed opened Jiraz Art Gallery at Shahbagh in Dhaka providing opportunities for young and mature artists to sell their works.

  • Two other art galleries of the kind were Saju Art Gallery and Yeart Gallery in Gulshan area of the city.

  • National Museum gallery, the gallery at Shilpakala Academy, and the Shishu Academy gallery.

  • International fine arts and photo exhibitions sponsored by the government are usually held in these galleries.

  • Among the galleries of diplomatic missions cultural centres, Alliance Frances gallery, Goethe Institute gallery, Indian Centre gallery and the Russian Centre gallery meet international standards.

  • The other well-known galleries are the Divine Art Gallery at Pan Pacific Sonargaon Hotel and the historic Zainul Gallery at the Institute of Fine Arts.

  • Jiras Art Gallery was the fifth art gallery established in Dhaka, Bangladesh, after Dhaka Art College Gallery, Gallery East Pakistan Arts Council Gallery (now Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy Art Gallery), Art Ensemble (at Dhanmondi) and Desh Gallery (at Indira Road).



Last Updated on Sep 29 2011 as per suggestions by Mr. M.M.Yasser +88 0155-24-64-503