JAMAL AHMED, born in 1955 in Dhaka, Bangladesh. He got his M.F.A. degree from Tsukoba University, Japan. He is presently an Associate Professor of the Institute of Fine Arts, University of Dhaka, Bangladesh, a visiting teacher in the Art and Design Department at the North Carolina State University and Visiting Artist in Residence, U.S.A. He has had many solo exhibitions both in Japan and U.S.A.