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SWIMMING public art project

SWIMMING, a temporary public art project by Monica Jahan Bose, explores the deep and essential connections we have to water as our world faces increased flooding, drought, and rising sea levels due to climate change. Participants in DC and Bangladesh join workshops to co-create poetry...

by Monica Bose on March 23rd, 2024
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TV feature Channel-i

by Monica Bose on March 9th, 2024
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NTV feature in Bangladesh

by Monica Bose on March 1st, 2024
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Smithsonian ACM Announcement

An exciting announcement from the Smithsonian Anacostia Community Museum. See link to read article.

by Monica Bose on January 6th, 2024
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SWIMMING launch

We had an online launch on December 13, 2023 to get started on SWIMMING, a new public art project that explores the deep and essential connections we have to water as our world faces increased flooding and rising sea levels due to climate change. When...

by Monica Bose on January 6th, 2024
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COP28 BBC Article

We were featured in the BBC’s coverage of the first day of the UN’s COP28 climate conference in Dubai, UAE: ‘We’re losing our heritage and language’ by Malu Cursino Live reporter, at COP28 A little earlier I spoke to Bangladeshi American artist and activist Monica...

by Monica Bose on December 4th, 2023
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Washington Post Review

The “Nourish: Storytelling with Saris” exhibition was reviewed by Mark Jenkins in the Washington Post. CLICK HERE TO SEE THE REVIEW.

by Monica Bose on October 29th, 2023
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Prokash Scroll @Boimela

“প্রকাশ “ পটচিত্র পারফরমেন্স মনিকা জাহান বোস মনিকা জাহান বোস একজন বাংলাদেশী-আমেরিকান শিল্পী, আইনজীবী ও মানবাধিকারকর্মী। তার কাজের মধ্যে চিত্রাঙ্কন, ভাস্কর্য, ফিল্ম ও ছাপচিত্র। ওয়েসলিয়ান বিশ্ববিদ্যালয় এবং ভারতের শান্তিনিকেতনে তিনি শিল্পকলা বিষয়ে অধ্যয়ন করেন এবং কলাম্বিয়া বিশ্ববিদ্যালয় থেকে আইন বিষয়ে ডিগ্রী লাভ করেন। তার শিল্প...

by Monica Bose on August 30th, 2023
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সুইসুতা Shuishuta (Needle & Thread)

The sewing machines chattered loudly against the backdrop of trees on the University of Victoria campus. Two women labored to sew vibrant sari fabrics as quickly as possible. Soon others joined in to hand-sew and mend the saris, many of which had tears and rips...

by Monica Bose on April 6th, 2023
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Poetry & Climate Action with Moms

Thank you to Moms Clean Air Force and all our participants for a powerful workshop to kick off the new year!  It was such an exhilarating gathering and you all brought so much positive energy and creativity!  Your poems and letters were amazing.  This is...

by Monica Bose on January 10th, 2023
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