Parittran is glad and proud to announce that on the 25 of May the art installation “Khacar bhitor ocin Rishi” (Within the cage lies the unknown Rishi) is going to be inaugurated by the honourable state minister for Cultural Affairs Mr. Promode Mankin, Government of the People’s Republic of Bangladesh. The installation presents, in an artistic form, the life and problems of the Rishi people, a former untouchable caste of cobblers and leather workers, quite numerous in the South West of Bangladesh. The art installation will be held at the Bangladesh Shilpokola Accademy, Dhaka, from the 26 of May to the 5 of June, from 11 am to 7 pm everyday; and on Fridays from 3 pm to 8 pm.

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