A Bangladeshi born artist, Khaled Mahmud, is currently working as the Creative Director of HeadOffice Communication in Dhaka, Bangladesh. Khaled completed his B.F.A in 2000 and M.F.A in 2005 in Print Making from the Institute of Fine Arts, University of Dhaka.
As Creative Director of HeadOffice Communication, artist Khaled's expertise encompasses a number of disciplines; viz. printmaking, graphic design, drawing, art direction and planning, communication tool design, interior / exterior design, event decoration, photography and photographics. Khaled's other business venture Ajo, is a fast casual and relax dining with artistic expressions in food, ambiance, architecture, elements, design, and thoughts.
He participated in workshops on 2D Animation, Brand Planning, and Print Making using French Technique, professional videography course under the World Vision and photography course under the Word Literature Centre and won the Second Prize in photography competition organized by the latter. His 1st Solo Exhibition, 'MAYA' in Bangladesh in 2003, Solo Exhibition in Japan in 2004, 16 major group exhibitions in Bangladesh, participations in group exhibitions in Switzerland, New York and Washington DC have enriched him as an artist. Most recently, he has participated in 'Only God Can Judge Me' and in 'Longitude Latitude 5,' group exhibitions held in Dhaka, Bangladesh. He is also a Guest Lecturer of 'Aesthetics' at North South University, Dhaka.
Khaled likes blending local with global, emotion with functionality and create amazing conception. His numerous achievements, exhibitions, participations have always created stirs and named him as a devoted artist of this era, promising and talented.