Thari - the loom

Thari- The Loom, exploring the design and play of thread

Taneira presents ‘Thari- The Loom’, a fundraiser event to celebrate 20 years of DakshinaChitra on Friday, 3rd November 2017 at Chennai, Tamil Nadu. ‘Thari- The Loom’ is a group production exploring the design and play of thread. The concept & choreography is by Malavika Sarukkai, an exponent in Bharatanatyam, Indian Classical Dance. ‘Thari – The […]

153cm X 152cm X 15cm / Screen print on gold mirror finish stainless steel ‘While the whole culture is looking at you, you are still looking at yourself’. By Latheesh Lakshmanan.

The Art Exhibition ‘Mattanchery’ at Uru Art Harbor

It is an exhibition of paintings, photographs, sketches, audio-visual presentations etc based on the theme ‘Mattancherry’ and is curated by Riyas Komu. The curatorial premise emphasises investigating and exploring the place Mattancherry through its people and the social networks on the ground using a diverse group of artistes including painters, photographers, poets, videographers, designers, and […]

Chhatrapati Shivaji Mahotsav

Chhatrapati Shivaji Mahotsav – the history and life of Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj

Chhatrapati Shivaji Mahotsav Chhatrapati Shivaji Mahotsav, an exhibition on the life and work of Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj as the ultimate Management Guru will be inaugurated on Sunday, 8 October 2017. The exhibition that include 120 oil paintings will be inaugurated by Babasaheb Purandare, eminent historian and creator of mega drama Janata Raja based of Shivaji’s […]

Exhibition of Murals - Murals Revisited

Exhibition of Murals – a series of paintings by Gita

Exhibition of Murals – “Murals Revisited” Exhibition of murals by contemporary artist Gita, titled “Murals Revisited”, will be inaugurated by  Artist  D. Venkatapathy on Saturday,7th October 2017. The exhibition , conducted at DakshinaChitra, Chennai, will continue till 30th October 2017. “Murals Revisited” the series of art works by Gita, depicts paintings from 7th Century Chola Paintings, Vijayanagara Nayak Paintings of […]

nitya akhanda nrittam

Nitya Akhanda Nrittam at New Delhi

Nitya Akhanda Nrittam, is one of it’s kind Bharatanatyam festival conceived and conceptualized by Dr. Saroja Vaidyanathan (Padma Bhushan awardee). This festival is a 27-hour dance marathon relay of Bharatanatyam to be performed by approximately 300 dancers from across the globe, including eminent gurus, accomplished professionals, and young dancers. First of it’s kind Nitya Akhanda […]