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Dr. Srimanta Ray from Tripura has been nominated for International Photography & Painting Exhibition

In a remarkable achievement, Dr. Srimanta Ray, an Associate Professor of Bengali literature at Government Degree College, Gandachara, Gonda Twisa, Dhalai, Tripura, has been selected as one of the featured photographers for the highly anticipated International Photography and Painting exhibition. Organized by Retro Kolkata Magazine, this prestigious event is scheduled to take place from June 16 to June 18 at Arts Acre in Newtown, Kolkata.

Dr. Srimanta Ray, although he modestly refers to himself as a "Photo-Lover, not a Photographer," has been capturing the beauty of nature and candid moments of people's lives through his lens. His passion for photography has propelled him to new heights, and his work has gained recognition both nationally and internationally.

With an impressive track record, Dr. Ray has seen his photographic projects published in numerous glamour and fashion magazines across the globe. His talent and keen eye for detail have not gone unnoticed, as evidenced by his recent accomplishments. One of his captivating images, taken at Unakoti, caught the attention of the esteemed Lalit Kala Academy in New Delhi on World Photography Day, earning him recognition and appreciation.

Adding to his list of accolades, Dr. Srimanta Ray received an Honorable Mention in the highly competitive IPA (International Photography Awards) photography contest in 2022. Furthermore, he showcased his exceptional skills by securing a Bronze medal and two more Honorable Mentions in the prestigious BIFA (Best International Photography Awards) photography contest.

Driven by a desire to represent his country through the medium of photography, Dr. Ray's passion and dedication have earned him a well-deserved place in the International Photography and Painting exhibition. This event promises to be a platform where artists and photographers from all around the world can come together to showcase their masterpieces and celebrate the beauty of visual art.

The selection of Dr. Srimanta Ray's work for this esteemed exhibition speaks volumes about his talent and the recognition he has gained within the photography community. As art enthusiasts eagerly anticipate the opening of the International Photography and Painting exhibition, all eyes will be on Dr. Ray's captivating photographs, where he artfully captures the essence of nature and the candid moments of human life.

This event, organized by Retro Kolkata Magazine, will undoubtedly provide an opportunity for visitors to appreciate and engage with the incredible artistic expressions showcased by talented individuals from various corners of the globe. The exhibition, held at the renowned Arts Acre in Newtown, Kolkata, promises to be an immersive and captivating experience for art enthusiasts and the general public alike.

Dr. Srimanta Ray's selection for this international exhibition not only honors his exceptional photography skills but also highlights the rich and diverse talent present within India's artistic community. As the exhibition draws near, anticipation and excitement continue to build, as we look forward to witnessing the beauty and storytelling captured through Dr. Ray's lens.

For further information about the International Photography and Painting exhibition, including the complete list of featured artists and the captivating artworks on display, be sure to visit Retro Kolkata Magazine's website or contact the organizers directly.

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We are thrilled to announce the upcoming 'AURA 2024 - The International Photography & Art Exhibition and Grand Felicitation Ceremony', following the resounding success of last year's event. This prestigious gathering will be held at Kolkata's renowned 'Nazrul Tirtha' Art Gallery (Action Area I, Newtown, Kolkata 700156) from January 13 to January 21, 2024. The event promises an international stage for artists and photographers handpicked globally to display their masterpieces alongside the mesmerizing works of esteemed artists from over 25 participating countries, all under the spotlight of national media.

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