Village Festival at DakshinaChitra

Margazhi Village Festival at DakshinaChitra

Margazhi Village Festival, the month-long celebration organized by DakshinaChitra (Chennai, TamilNadu) in January 2018 presents a variety of folk performing arts from South India. The annual festival provides the visitors a unique opportunity to witness and enjoy the colorful folk dances. The festival begins with Thira and Poothan, the folk art from Kerala. Thira and […]

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 […]