Shahid Kabir


Shahid Kabir is a painter from Bangladesh. He graduated from the Faculty of Fine Arts, University of Dhaka, in 1969, and has also worked as a teacher at the institute until 1980. Kabir’s concepts feature people struck with poverty, and their struggles are reoccurring subject matters in his artwork. His works have been widely exhibited in Bangladesh and abroad. Kabir is also a recipient of two National Prizes by the Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy, and the Carmen Arozamena, Madrid.