GMB Akash

GMB Akash is a Bangladeshi documentary photographer.

Solo Exhibition

  • Solo exhibition / book launch: First Light at the Bengal Gallery of Fine Arts. Dhaka, Bangladesh, 2006
  • Survivors at Alliance Française de Dhaka, 2009
  • Lugano Photo Festival, Lugano, Switzerland, 2013
  • Soulscapes at the Bengal Gallery of Fine Arts, Dhaka, Bangladesh, 2010
  • My Mapless world, Art-Buvette APCd Gallery, Fribourg, Switzerland, 2013

Awards

  • 2002, third place, Press Foundation of Asia, Bangladesh Chapter, photo contest
  • 2002, World Press Photo Joop Swart Masterclass, the Netherlands
  • 2004, Young Reporters Award, The Scope Photo Festival in Paris
  • 2005, “Best of Show” award from the Center for Fine Art Photography, Colorado, US
  • 2007, UNICEF Photos of the Year, 2nd place.
  • 2009, Travel Photographer of the Year winner
  • 2010, CIWEM Environmental Photographer of the Year, Quality of Life winner
  • 2014, one of ten finalists in Lugano Photo Days contest, Switzerland

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