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Anowar Hossain

Anowar Hossain

June 23, 2010

Anowar Hossain comes from a family of artists, scholars and supporters of the arts and other cultural events.

As a young man Anowar participated in art shows and competitions; he won many prizes and awards for his work. Anowar was strongly influenced by the creative community of his home in Bangladesh.

He came to the U.S. in the 1980’s and became involved with the flourishing New York art community through his art study and training at the School of Visual Arts and The Art Students League of New York. His works have been shown in many galleries and exhibitions both nationally and internationally and have won many awards.

Anowar has sold many artworks and is represented in many private collections around the world, including the United States, Canada, Brasil, Costa Rica, Barbados, England, Finland, Sweden, Norway, Denmark and Germany.

Anowar is very philosophically minded. He believes human life is fully intertwined with nature and the universe; “Every thing we do in our life has a result and we have to remember this.” Anowar has been traveling internationally since an early age and has met many diverse individuals. Along the way, he has gathered knowledge and wisdom and this has influenced his canvases.

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