Bidisha Chakraborty, a self-taught artist from Kamalpur in Shyamnagar, North 24 Parganas District of West Bengal, has been honored with a nomination as the Exhibitor for 'AURA 2024 - International Art & Photography Exhibition', an initiative by Retro Kolkata Magazine. This prestigious event is set to be held at Nazrul Tirtha, Newtown, Kolkata, from January 13 to January 21, 2024. The art exhibition will take place from January 13 - January 15, followed by the photography exhibition from January 18 - January 20, culminating in a felicitation ceremony on January 21.
Chakraborty, a painter and clay artist, has participated in numerous exhibitions and has been the recipient of several awards. Her approach to art is driven by passion rather than professional pursuit. She believes that art serves as a powerful medium for expressing thoughts and feelings and can significantly impact society. This belief is evident in her diverse and expressive works that capture a range of emotions and narratives.
In addition to her visual arts practice, Chakraborty is also a poet and writer, demonstrating her versatility and depth in the creative fields. Her latest book, "Kobitar Aasore," was recently released, adding to her accolades as a multifaceted artist.
Bidisha Chakraborty's vision extends beyond her artistic endeavors. She dreams of a society where peace prevails, and everyone has the opportunity to progress in life. Her nomination for 'AURA 2024' is not just a recognition of her artistic talents but also an acknowledgment of her contributions to the cultural fabric of West Bengal. As an exhibitor in this esteemed event, Chakraborty is poised to showcase her unique artistic perspective and share her dream of a harmonious society through her art.