Looking at the staged photograph that flits between reality and fiction, the show aims to focus on works that employ various sorts of strategies and techniques to tell their story. These could involve recreating scenes from memory, constructing elaborate sets, or telling personal encounters. Constructed sets may involve sculpted or found objects re-consctructed and re-imagined as conceptual narratives.
Conference organised in association with Goethe Institute, Mumbai, India, https://www.goethe.de/ins/in/en/sta/mum/ver.cfm?fuseaction=events.detail&event_id=21305629 For all talks pl see: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLuMN_62zum8rzzLhiFxVvAv5Wtav3kthk
Photography show curated by Ravi Agarwal.
An unfulfilled public art and ecology project on the River Coovam in Chennai. Curated Ravi Agarwal and Florian Matzner. The public authorities did not give permission to host the project after 2 years of engagement. The ideas of the project were transformed into the Damned Art exhibition. A public art and ecology book is under publication to be released soon.
New Delhi for the MALDIVES PAVILION DISAPPEARANCE AS WORK IN PROGRESS – APPROACHES TO ECOLOGICAL ROMANTICISM (contribution) 55, Venice Biennial – June 2012
Twin city project co-curated by Ravi Agarwal and Till Krause City of Hamburg, Goethe Institute New Delhi, City of Delhi Yamuna-Elbe.de Yamuna-Elbe.org PROJECT Y: A Yamuna-Elbe Public Art and Outreach Project Organised by: “Germany and India 2011-2012: Infinite...