If you think artists are useless try to spend your quarantine without music, movies, books, poems, games, pictures and paintings.
I am recreating a virtual format of the letter-themed Installation I did for the first time at Cubbon Metro on Children’s Day in 2018 in association with the Postal Department and a grant from Srishti School Of Art. Read about it by clicking here and here. This time, the theme for letters is ‘Connect’ while…Continue reading Invitation To Participate In ‘Letter’ – At A Time When We Need It Most, Write To Celebrate Togetherness, Love & Gratitude
It’s 2pm on a Wednesday afternoon at Cubbon Metro and the station is bustling with commuters young, old, rich, poor, corporate, blue collar, student and everything in between. It’s also Bangalore celebrating Children’s Day on the day, Nov 14th, 2018 so there’s a new bunch of middle school boys every ten minutes or so who…Continue reading ‘Letter’ : Interactive Public Art In Association With India Post and Srishti School Of Art
It’s Ugadi/Gudi Padwa today – which marks the beginning of spring and is considered very auspicious and also treated as the beginning of a New Year. While Maharashtrians tie a gudi and eat a mixture of neem and a bit of jaggery to herald the new year, down south, people in Karnataka, Tamil Nadu and…Continue reading Recharge, Reflect, Reset, Restart
Full disclosure : I used to be a hypochondriac who also feared doctors, white coats, needles, blood, hospitals, syringes, pills, medicines, tests. I would do anything to keep from falling ill and when I WAS ill, I’d downplay it and do anything to not go to a doctor. I realised it’s stupid, I am now…Continue reading Staying Safe And Sane : Coronavirus Precautions
I loved watching ‘Queen & Slim’ recently for its dazzling depiction of black life in America, the outrageous costumes, defying perceived gender roles and the best part was the soundtrack. The story of Queen & Slim’s perceived gender roles will surprise you the most. Daniel Kaluuya, one of the two leads, describes Slim as someone…Continue reading Happy Women’s Day To All The Queens