|Born||September 1, 1935|
|Alma mater||Government College of Art & Craft, Kolkata|
|Occupation||painter, sculptor, artist|
|Spouse(s)||Merry Manwar (m. 1965)|
Mustafa Manwar (born 1 September 1935) is a Bangladeshi artist. He is a painter, sculptor, radio performer and professor of fine arts. He is currently the chairman of Bangladesh Shishu Academy. He was awarded Ekushey Padak in 2004.
Manwar is the son of poet Golam Mostofa. He passed his matriculation exam from Narayanganj Government High School. He was initially admitted to the Scottish Church College of the University of Calcutta where he studied science. Following the advice of the author Syed Mujtaba Ali, he transferred to the Government College of Art & Craft, Kolkata from where he graduated obtaining best result in his class.
Manwar started his career as lecturer at the East Pakistan College of Arts and Crafts. Later, he joined Bangladesh Television as director general. Later he would also serve as the director general of the Shilpakala Academy and the National Media Institute. He would also serve as a managing director of the FDC.
Manwar has been married to Merry since 1965.