New Review by Giulia Scotto: Bengal Stream: The Vibrant Architecture Scene of Bangladesh

Giulia Scotto
University of California Press, 2018

Bengal Stream: The Vibrant Architecture Scene of Bangladesh was an exhibition about dichotomies: coexisting dichotomies, dichotomies in dialogue. The tensions between modernity and tradition, lightness and gravity, silence and chaos, urban and rural, resisting and floating are just some of the productive oppositions that define recent developments in Bangladeshi architecture.