Visitors to the Dhaka Art Summit nearly doubled in its third edition

Led by Artistic Director and Chief Curator Diana Campbell Betancourt and founded by Nadia and Rajeeb Samdani, the Dhaka Art Summit (DAS) welcomed over 138,000 visitors, of which 2,500 were local students and 700 international visitors, including directors and curators from 71 museums and institutions. They gathered over the weekend at Bangladesh’s National Academy of Fine and Performing Arts in Dhaka to see the work of 300 artists, scholars and speakers (65% Bangladeshi).