DakshinaChitra - Instrospection

Introspection-Drawings, paintings, prints, sculptures and installation

DakshinaChitra, Chennai is hosting an art exhibition titled ‘Introspection’ from 3rd – 28th February 2018. The exhibition is curated by Neeta Omprakash. Curator’s note The artists from Goa and UTSHA Foundation in Bhubaneshwar have created art works for this show ‘Introspection’. The idea of introspection is extended from external perception of the self to the […]

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 […]

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 […]