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Akbar, Shireen. Rickshaw Painting – Traffic Art in Bangladesh. Fukuoka: Fukuoka Art Museum, 1994.

Akhnd, Shawon. “Cinema banner painting ebong o onnano onushongo” [“Cinema Banner Painting & Miscellaneous”]. In Art and Crafts, edited by Lala Rukh Selim, 451-459. Vol. 8, Cultural Survey of Bangladesh Project. Dhaka: Asiatic Society of Bangladesh, 2007.

Gallagher, Rob. The Rickshaws of Bangladesh. Dhaka: The University Press Limited, 1992.

Glassie, Henry. “Moving Pictures.” In Art and life in Bangladesh, 420-432. Bloomington: Indiana University Press, 1997.

Glassie, Henry. “The Pictorial System.” In Art and life in Bangladesh, 433-437. Bloomington: Indiana University Press, 1997.

Islam, Nazmul. A Study on Material Culture in Dhaka: Rickshaw, A Motion Craft. Master’s thesis, McGill University, 2015.

Kirkpatrick, Joanna. “Bangladeshi Arts of the Ricksha.”, December 5, 1997,

Kirkpatrick, Joanna. “Metaphor and Motive in Bangladeshi Ricksha Art.” SCT – Correspondence, Memorandums, Minutes, and Miscellaneous (2003).

Kirkpatrick, Joanna. “Rickshaw Art.” In The Bangladesh Reader: History, Culture, Politics, edited by Meghna Guhathakurta and Willem van Schendel, 396-400. USA: Duke University Press, 2013.

Kirkpatrick, Joanna. “The Painted Ricksha as Culture Theater.” Studies in Visual Communication 10, no. 3 (1984): 73-85.

Kirkpatrick, Joanna. Transports of Delight: The Ricksha Arts of Bangladesh. Bloomington: Indiana University Press, 2003. CD-ROM.

Kirkpatrick, Joanna and Kevin Bubriski. “Transports of Delight: Ricksha Art Of Bangladesh.” Aramco World 45, no. 1 (1994): 32-35.

Lahiri-Dutt, Kuntala, and David J Williams. Moving Pictures: Rickshaw art of Bangladesh. Ahmedabad, India: Mapin Publishing, 2010.

Lasnier, France. Rickshaw Art in Bangladesh. Dhaka: The University Press Limited, 2002.

Learmonth, Tom. "Rickshaw Art in Bangladesh." Mimar: Architecture in Development 39 (1991): 76-79.

Rahman, Md Mostafijur. Bangladesher Rickshaw Chitra. Master’s Thesis, Charukala Institute, Dhaka University, 1992.

Moishan, Shahman. “Representation of Anthropomorphic Beast in Rickshaw Painting: Figurative Fantasy of Social Biology.” Depart Magazine, 12/13 (n.d.).

Warner, Rachel, Dan Jones, Barbara Joseph, Jayne Spittle, John Wallett, Tom Learmonth, and Shah Ahmed Sadeque. Rickshaws: Art & Industry. Basement Project/Young World Books, 1989.

2020        Rongbaaz, Group Project/Exhibition, Britto Arts Trust, Dhaka, Bangladesh 🔗
2017         Group Exhibition of S.A. Malek, National Art Gallery, Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy, Bangladesh
2016         Summer in Colour, Solo Exhibition of Nobo Kumar Bhadra, Zoom Galerie of Alliance Française de Dhaka
2016         Bangladeshi Rickshaw Arts from 1972 to 1998, Curated by Joanna Kirkpatrick, The Huntington Archive 🔗
2016         বাদল/Badal, Solo Exhibition of Nobo Kumar Bhadra, Jahangirnagar University, Dhaka, Bangladesh 🔗
2014         Deshoj Spondon - 2, Group Exhibition, Gallery Jalrong, Dhaka, Bangladesh
2014         Group Exhibition, Dhaka Rickshaw Fiesta Week 2014, National Museum of Dhaka, Bangladesh
2013         Solo Exhibition of Nobo Kumar Bhadra, La Gallerie of Alliance Francaise de Dhaka, Bangladesh
2013         Rickshaw Art Exhibition, Group Exhibition, Zainul Gallery, University of Dhaka, Bangladesh
2013         Setouchi International Art Triennale, Takamatsu, Japan
2010         Solo Exhibition of Nobo Kumar Bhadra, La Gallerie of Alliance Francaise de Dhaka, Bangladesh
2008        Solo Exhibition of S.A. Malek, the Club of Australian Embassy, Dhaka, Bangladesh
2005        Group Exhibition, Arranged by Britto Arts Trust, Alliance Francaise de Dhaka, Bangladesh
2000        Group Exhibition of S.A. Malek, German Embassy in Dhaka, Bangladesh
1999         Group Exhibition, Alliance Française de Dhaka, Bangladesh
1999         Solo Exhibition of S.A. Malek, Alliance Française de Dhaka, Bangladesh
1994         Rickshaw Painting - Traffic Art in Bangladesh, Fukuoka Art Museum, Fukuoka, Japan 🔗
1988-91    Traffic Art: Rickshaw Paintings from Bangladesh, The Museum of Mankind (now closed), London, UK
1987-8      Rickshaws: Art and Industry, Touring Exhibition in the UK 🔗
Rongbaaz, Rickshaw, Revival | Mohammad Zaki Rezwan | April 2020 🔗
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