Bio

born in 1989 in Narayanganj, Bangladesh, she studied drawing and painting at the Faculty of
Fine Arts, University of Dhaka, with a post-graduation in 2015. From 2016 to 2017 she studied
printmaking at the Akademia Sztuk Pięknych im. Eugeniusza Gepperta we Wrocławiu, Poland.
Since 2017 she has been studying Contextual Painting at Academy of Fine Arts Vienna. She
currently lives & works in Vienna.


In 2017 Aklima’s work was part of the 1st International Print Triennial in Cieszyn, Poland,
entitled “In the search of Impossible”. For her contribution she was awarded with the Dean of the
Faculty of Arts Award. Recently she received fügerpreis(2021) from Academy of Fine Arts
Vienna, Austria. Her work has been shown a.o. at Wroclaw,Poland, Art Collection Schlichtner,
Vienna, Desiderio Gallery, Parrallel Vienna, Yanjiao Biennial Beijing, Galerie Kerstan Stuttgart,
Print Triennial Cieszyn, Poland, Gallery Mcube, Nepal & Dhaka Art Centre.

Education

MA in Contextual Painting | October 2017 – Ongoing

Academy of Fine Arts Vienna, Austria
Contextual Painting Department

MA in Printmaking (Part time program) | October 2016- October 2017

The Eugeniusz Geppert Academy of Art and Design in Wrocław, Poland
Digital printing and Printing expansion Department

Master of Fine Arts (MFA) | 2012-2013

University of Dhaka, Bangladesh
Drawing and Painting Department

Bachelor of Fine Arts (BFA) | 2008-2011

University of Dhaka, Bangladesh
Drawing and Painting Department

Solo Exhibitions

Dear Fish | 17.10.2020-30.11.2020

Academy of Fine Arts Vienna, Austria
​Online solo show
Art Collection Schlichtner, Vienna, Austria

I have a plan | 12-30.04.2017

Gablota Przy Rektoraciea
​Ul.Plac Polski 3 / 4 , 50-416 Wroclaw, Poland

Upcoming Group Exhibitions

STIFTUNG VORDEMBERGE-GILDEWART awards Exhibition-2022 | June 02- July 03, 2022, Mumok
Unique collaboration with the Austrian Pavilion at the 59th International Art Exhibition
Curated by Ashley Hans Scheirl & Jakob lena knebl | July 05- Sep 18, 2022, Phileas
“Wiener Freiheit” 2022 | Sept 23- Oct 30, 2022, Gallery_3, Velden am Wörthersee,Austria

Group Exhibitions

Rundgang Exhibition | 20-23.01.2022
Academy of Fine Arts Vienna, Austria
Parallel Vienna | 07-12.09.2021

Artcare Booth
Semmelweis Vienna, Austria

Parallel Vienna | 07-12.09.2021

Represented by Contextual painting, Akbild 
Semmelweis Vienna, Austria

21. SYMPOSIUM 2021 | eu-art-network | September 03 2021
Cselley Mühle in Oslip, Austria
Darkness Project | 07.07.2021
Prater, Vienna, Austria
The Hybrid Exhibition 2021 | May 21-04 June
Desiderio Gallery, 2021,Vienna, Austria
Real Stories (Questionme&answer –Group show III)-2021| February 24-06 March 2021

Das Moebel das Café, Vienna, Austria

1 st Yanjiao Biennial (Made in Mind,Series 2)-2021| January 16-23,(Online Show), 2021

Beijing,China

Light at the end of the tunnel| December 03-19

AA Collections Gallery, 2020, Vienna,Austria

Parrallel Vienna| September 22-27

Artcare Booth, 2020, Vienna,Austria

De|Real-2020| July 15-28 (Online Show), 2020

Dhaka,Bangladesh

Made in Mind,Series 2-2020| July 21,(Online Show), 2020

Gallery Mcube, Nepal

Mixtsherz Exhibition-2020| June 26-27, 2020

Artcare, Vienna, Austria

Rundgang Exhibition-2020 | January 23-26, 2020

Academy of Fine Arts, Vienna, Austria

Rundgang Exhibition-2018 | January 25-29, 2018

Academy of Fine Arts, Vienna, Austria

Der [Kun:st] Preis 2017 | 2017, [Kun:st] Kunst Stuttgart International-2017

Galerie Kerstan Breitscheidstraße 48, 70176 Stuttgart, Germany

"In Search of the Impossible"|2017

1st International Print Triennial in Cieszyn, Poland
1st Exhibited: Galeria Uniwersytecka w Cieszynie, Poland
2nd Exhibited “Strefa Sztuki” gallery at the University of Silesia in Katowice, Poland

Conversations | 2017

Exchange exhibition with refugee (Germany), Macondo Art Gallery, Wroclaw, Poland

Why Poland? | 2017

Galerie Mutant Letterpress, Pl. Strzelecki 12, 50-224 Wroclaw, Poland

Memory of Death| 2017

Gallery of Contemporary art MD_S, Wroclaw, Poland

Mirror,Mirror after all |March 17-April 2nd 2017

Gallery of Contemporary art MD_S, Wroclaw, Poland

MOURN: Senses always make new sense (Process based show) | 2012

Seven Senses (Compliment of Asian Biennale in Bangladesh), Dhaka Art Centre, Dhaka, Bangladesh

Asian Art Biennale: 500mg | 2012

Shilpakala Academy, Dhaka, Bangladesh

Annual Exhibition | 2010

Faculty of Fine Arts, Zainul Gallery, University of Dhaka, Bangladesh

Group Exhibition of Water Color | 2010

Rajshahi University, Rajshahi, Bangladesh

Awards

Fügerpreis | 2021
Academy of Fine Arts Vienna, Austria
"In Search of the Impossible" | 2017
1st International Print Triennial in Cieszyn, Poland
DEAN OF THE FACULTY OF ARTS AWARD | 2017

Cieszyn, Poland

Art Auctions

14th Young Art Auction | October 12- November 12, 2020, Artcare, Vienna, Austria
Female Art Auction | March 08- March 20, 2021, Artcare, Vienna, Austria
Parallel Art Auction | September 07- September 12, 2021, Artcare, Vienna, Austria
15th Art Auction | November 25- November 27, 2021, Artcare, Vienna, Austria
Female Art Auction | March 10- March 26, 2022, Artcare, Vienna, Austria

Residency Program

21. SYMPOSIUM 2021, eu-art-network| August 25- September 03, 2021

Cselley Mühle in
Oslip, Austria

Workshops

Anti-discriminatory communication-2018

By Perry Percy Baumgartinger
Academy of Fine Arts Vienna, Austria

Post-Digital Printmaking Workshop-2017

By Paul Catanese (Associate Professors, Columbia college, Chicago US)
The Eugeniusz Geppert Academy of Art and Design in Wrocław, Poland

Mentoring Session

by Richard Noyce (Artist, Writer & critic) from UK.
The Eugeniusz Geppert Academy of Art and Design in Wrocław, Poland

Egg tempera workshop 2008

by eminent artist Shahid Kabir.
Zainul Gallery, University of Dhaka, Dhaka, Bangladesh

Water Color Workshop 2009

by Hamiduzzman Khan, Dhaka, Bangladesh