Personal Details


Born : 31 January 1963

Educational Qualification

1986 : BFA (Major in Oriental Art), Faculty of Fine Arts, DU.
1995 : Completed Basic Drawing for the Media from School of Visual Arts (SVA), New York USA under Professor John Foote.
2007 : MFA (Completing Major in Drawing and Painting), UODA.

Other Courses

2010 : Art Workshop on Victory Day under Muktijuddho Jadughar.
2010 : 4 day Art Camp organized by Bengal Gallery of Fine Arts.
2010 : Attended Sand Stoning Workshop organized by Dhaka Art Centre.
2010 : Attended Inaugural Workshop of Dhaka Art Centre opening.
2008 : Attended a Printmaking Workshop at UODA.
2008 : Attended an Egg Tempera Workshop at Institute of Fine Arts.
2006 : Participated in a workshop on Material Development and Concept named ‘RICKSHAW 3006’ organized by UODA.
1997 : Attended a Printmaking Workshop at Shilpakala Academy.
1994 : Attended a Story Telling in Education Conference in Wisconsin, USA.

Solo Art Exhibition

2011 : ‘Existence’ at Gallery Impression.
2010 : ‘Life within Life’ at Drik Gallery.
2006 : ‘A Dew Drop’ at Shilpangan.
1991 : ‘Be Honest Like Nature’ at Dhaka Sheraton Hotel Art Gallery.

Group Art Exhibition

2012 : ‘A Group Art Exhibition’ organized by Shilpakala Academy based on Songs and Poems in commemoration of the Liberation War and Victory.
2012 : ‘Annual Art Exhibition 2012’ organized by Society of Artists at Dhaka Art Centre.
2012 : Joint Celebration of Bangladesh and India, 150th Birth Anniversary of Rabindranath Tagore an Exhibition of the works of 150 artists of Bangladesh at Shilpakala Academy.
2012 : ‘Illuminating Spirit of Colors’ organized by Shako (Women Artists Organization) at Bay Galleria.
2012 : ‘Dhaka Art Summit’ organized by Samdani Art Foundation in association with Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy and Bangladesh

National Museum.
2012 : ‘Joita’ organized by Creators Museum on the occasion of International Women’s Day at Dhaka Art Centre.
2012 : Nawab Sir Shamsul Huda Painting Award 2012 organized at Gulshan Club.
2012 : ‘Kibria Print Fair’ organized by Dhaka Art Center.
2011 : ‘40 years of Victory’ organized by Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy.
2011 : Exhibition organized by Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy on the National Mourning Day 15th August.
2011 : ‘19th National Art Exhibition 2011’ organized by Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy.
2011 : ‘Rejoice’ a group art exhibition organized by Queenie’s Stride on the occasion of Poet Rabindranath Tagore’s 150th Birth

Anniversary at Dhaka Art Center.
2011 : A group art exhibition organized by Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy to celebrate Poet Rabindranath Tagore’s 150th Birth Anniversary.
2011 : ‘Rabindranama’ a printmaking exhibition organized by Dhaka Art Center.
2011 : International Women’s’ Day 2011 at BANGABANDHU International Conference Centre under arrangement of USAID
2010 : Youth Exhibition organized by Youth Society of Art & Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy.
2010 : Display of Sand Toning Art at Dhaka Art Centre.
2010 : International Museum Day Commemorative Exhibition at National Museum, Gallery.
2010 : Art Fair organized by Art Council at Gulshan Park.
2008 : ‘The Right to Health’ organized by the Ministry of Health and Family Affairs of Bangladesh, Sida and gtz at Drik Gallery.
2008 : Printmaking Exhibition organized by UODA at Gallery Chitrak.
2008 : ‘Tempera 08’ an Exhibition organized by Institute of Fine Arts at Zainul Gallery.
2006 : ‘SPEECHLESS’ an Exhibition of seven selected artists of Bangladesh, Organized by Alliance Francais on its premises.
2006 : “Rickshaw 3006’ organized by University of Development Alternatives at Gallery Chitrak.
2005 : Exhibition organized by Hyacinth Garden Gallery at Zainul Gallery.
2005 : Miniature Art Exhibition organized by HUSA at Shilparaag.
2005 : Annual Art Exhibition organized by University of Development Alternatives at National Museum Gallery.
2003 : 1st Biennial Exhibition organised by Bangladesh Society of Oriental Art at Arial Art Gallery.
2000 : “Women’s’ Day” Art Exhibition organised by UNDP at the residence of the High Commissioner of Netherlands.
2000 : “Mothers Day” Art Exhibition organised by UNDP at the Joinul Art Gallery.
1995 : Held a One-day Art Exhibition at Long Island City high school, New York, USA.
1994 : Held a One-day Slide Show Exhibition on artwork at Hawthorn School, Madison, Wisconsin, USA.
1992 : Group Artist Exhibition at Shilpakala Academy in Bangladesh.
1989 : 4th Asian Art Biennial held at Shilpakala Academy in Bangladesh.
1988 : Young Artist Exhibition held at Shilpakala Academy in Bangladesh.
1979-84: Participated in all Annual Art Exhibitions of the Institute.


2012 : Received The Honorable Award from the Shadhinata Sangsad, Dhaka in recognition of her contribution to Art.
2008 : Received The Grand Prize in Painting in the nation wide competition ‘Right 2 Health’ organized by Sida, gtz and the Ministry of Health and Family Affairs of Bangladesh.
1984 : Received Class Best Award in Oriental Art from the Department of Fine Arts, Dhaka University.

Experience and Others

2011: Curate, Organized and Sponsored an Art Exhibition ‘Rejoice’ with 17 noted artists of Bangladesh at Dhaka Art Centre.
2011 : Judge of Annual Art Competition of Residential Model School and College, Dhaka.
2011 : Judge of International Mothers Language Day at Gulshan Club.
2010 : Honorable Chief Guest and Judge at the Agha Khan School ECA Art and Craft “FUN DAY”
1992-95: Served as a Teacher at Radiant International School, Dhaka.
1994 : Conducted demonstration classes in the Schools of Madison and Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA.
1992 : Organised a discussion session at Faculty of Fine Arts, DU on ART AND ARTISTS Chaired by Eminent British Artist Professor Ken Garland.
1985 : Worked as Art Designer of Weekly Magazine MOHONA.
1983 : Received diploma in Russian Language from the Russian Cultural Centre, Dhaka.
1981-82: Assistant Games & Sports Secretary, Students Union, Faculty of Fine Arts, DU.

1994 : Keynote Speaker on “Story Telling in Education in Bangladesh”, at the Story Telling Conference at Madison, Wisconsin, USA

Extra Curricular Activities

• Member of Society of Artists.
• Member of Bangladesh Society of Oriental Art.
• Member of Miniature Art Society of Florida, USA.
• Member of Northland Story Telling Network, Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA.

Present Activity: Freelance artist


• Professor A Q M Bodruddoza Chowdhury (Former President of the Peoples Republic of Bangladesh).
• Professor John Foote (New York, USA).
• Professor Ken Garland (London, UK).
• National Museum Gallery, Bangladesh.
• Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy.
• Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Bangladesh.
• Alliance Francais de Dacca.
• Shilpangan Gallery, Dhanmondi, Dhaka.
• Sida and gtz.
• Savar and Rajendrapur Cantonment.
• Sector HQ, Border Guard Bangladesh, Rangamati & Khagrachari Sector
• Grameen Phone Centre, Basundhara
• Muktijuddho Jadughar
• Bengal Centre
• Standard Chartered Bank
• Personal Collection of many individuals at home and abroad.

Mailing Address

Ms. Nasima Khanam Queenie
Apartment 4,
House # 87B, Road # 6B,
Banani D.O.H.S.
Dhaka Cantonment,
Dhaka 1206, Bangladesh
Telephone +88 02 8751444, Mobile +88 01552369250

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