Sylhet Art and Autism Foundation was established in 2011 as there was no art and autism institution in Sylhet. Mr. Khan Mohammad Bilal (Deputy Commissioner, Sylhet) took the initiative to establish the District Coordination Meeting in November on his own initiative. The Foundation was established in 2011 with painters Ismail Gani Himon, Mrs. Preety kona Dev and Mrs. Eshita Roy. Registration was received from Social Service Office Sylhet in 2015 with Reg No. syl.126/15.
The main goal of the foundation is to develop fine arts in Sylhet district and to improve the quality of education and treatment for children with autism. At present Sylhet Art and Autism Foundation runs two establishments, 1) Sylhet Art and Autistic School. 2) Shah Alam Gallery of Fine Arts.
Achivement of foundation Liberation War Corner in two hundred primary schools in Sylhet district. murals of Bangabandhu in 6 upazilas of Sylhet district.
In 2018, won the joy Bangla Youth Award for Cultural Development from CRi. At present the head office of the foundation is in Kumarpara area of Sylhet city.