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02 Dec 2017 - 05 May 2018

Basel - Bengal Stream, exhibition on Bangladesh architecture scene


The Swiss Architecture Museum in Basel presents ' Bengal Stream: The Vibrant Architecture Scene of Bangladesh', a major exhibition produced in cooperation with the Bengal Institute for Architecture, Landscapes and Settlements in Dhaka. The exhibition runs until 5 May 2018.

The exhibition ‘Bengal Stream’ brings together over 60 projects by established and emerging architects in Bangladesh. One of the most internationally prominent architectural photographers, Iwan Baan, was brought in to document the projects.

Produced in cooperation with the Bengal Institute for Architecture, Landscapes and Settlements, Dhaka

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designboom review of the catalogue produced in conjunction with the exhibition, with photographs by Iwan Baan.

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Image: museum of independence and independence monument by urbana / marina tabassum, kashef chowdhury  © iwan baan