The EU organized the event in order to provide female artists with a bigger platform to exhibit their works
For International Women's Day 2021, the European Union (EU) Delegation to Bangladesh organized a daylong mural painting event, where young emerging female artists painted on the outside walls of the EU Delegation Gulshan -2, sharing inspiring messages on womanhood. The EU organized the event in order to provide female artists with a bigger platform to exhibit their works and to claim their rights to the city by enhancing their visibility. 18 young artists painted on the walls under the direction of Fareha Zeba; distinguished award-winning artist Kanak Chanpa Chakma also participated in the event.
The young female artists are who took part in the event are Nuzhat Tabassum, Kazi Istella Ahmed, Eeasmat Ara Mitu, Mahmuda Akter Lutfa, Surovi Akter, Manashi Banik, Atia Maibam, Saria Ahmed, Saiqa Chowdhury, Dibarah Mahboob, Nipa Nipobithi Das, Laila Fazal, Papia Sarwar Dithi, Mondrila Modhurima, and Laila Fazal. Moreover, in order to strengthen the diversity of the event, three young artists also joined the event from outside Dhaka - Avlee Chakma, Ruposhree Hajong and Atia Maibam.