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Tata Trusts presents “Kalapana”
Tata Trusts cordially invites you to ‘Kalapana’ – four days of discussions, exhibitions, films and performances around the themes of Art Education and Conservation.
In its second iteration, Kalapana will focus on facilitating conversations and bringing together stakeholders to discuss and debate the state of art education and conservation practices currently; and together deliberate on the ways forward.
Venue: Coomaraswamy Hall, Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Vastu Sangrahalaya, Mumbai
Monday, 12th Feb. 2018
3.30 p.m.
Students’ Biennale 2016
Exhibition opening and walkthrough by Tata Trusts Curator Award Winner
In conversation: CP Krishnapriya, Alekha Ranjitsinh and Riyas Komu
6.30 p.m.
Visual Lexicons and Iconographic Vocabularies: The need for art history in a digital age
Key note by Naman P. Ahuja
Tuesday, 13th Feb. 2018
11.00 a.m.
Setting the agenda: Vision / Re-vision in Arts / Architecture Curricula in Institutions
In conversation: Riyas Komu, Meena Vari, Vidya Shivadas and Kaiwan Mehta
3.30 p.m.
Exhibition: Collection Care for ‘India and The World’
Lecture presentation by Anupam Sah with inputs by Omkar Kadu, Nikhil Ramesh and Nidhi Shah
6.30 p.m.
Rethinking Conservation: Qutb Shahi Heritage Park, Golconda Hyderabad
Lecture presentation by Ratish Nanda
Wednesday, 14th Feb. 2018
1.00 p.m.
Film screening: Pather Panchali (1955), Satyajit Ray
3.30 p.m.
Analog-ical Dilemmas: Ways forward for Film Preservation
In conversation: Shivendra Singh Dungarpur, Ashish Rajadhyaksha, Bina Paul and Kunal Kapoor
6.30 p.m.
Film screening: Titas Ekti Nadir Naam (1973), Ritwik Ghatak
Thursday, 15th Feb. 2018
11.00 a.m.
Designing Exhibitions: Budgeting Displays, Processes and Permissions
In conversation: Siddhartha Chatterjee, Arshiya Lokhandwala and Deepthi Sashidharan
3.30 p.m.
The Way of the Masters
Lecture demonstration by Attakkalari Centre for Movement Arts, showcasing Kalaripayattu and Chau Traditions
6.30 p.m.
Performance: Attakalari Centre for Movement Arts