A Village in Bengal Where Every Inmate is an Artist

The Patua painters also sing Pater Gaans which may relate to mythology and tribal rituals or to issues like preventing spread of HIV/AIDS.

By the people, for the people

It is an uncommon exercise in grassroots cinema based on volunteerism and cooperative spirit.

Questioning the consumption based developmental paradigm

Taking up personal and social initiatives in order to create awareness and reduce environmental impact...

This Bengaluru Artist Is Using Art To Draw Attention To Potholes & Provoke The Govt Into Action

Baadal Nanjundaswamy has been making art around current civic issues for the past decade.

How a Clown in Delhi Is Helping Ailing Kids Cope With Tough Times

The clowns enter singing and dancing as they use balloons to ease the atmosphere of stress that the patients and caregivers are undergoing.

The Music of Everything

I would ask the twelve-year-olds to come back (from forest walks) with a call, or a sound, and we would do a round of grunts, cheepings and squawks.

Rikhiyaasan Rath: Capturing History and Identity

"Rikhiyaasan Rath" brings the ancestral past of the Rikhiyaasan (Musahar) community into the forefront. Created by girls of the community.

Aesth-ethics: towards blending ecology, justice, and art

Art could become a significant medium for not only protest, but to explore the potential of visioning a different world, and a space for creation ...

Art outside comfort zones

The Urur Olcott Kuppam Vizha has enabled a non-identity-specific openness that enriches every part of one’s being and revitalises art itself.

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