Blog post by Alison Hugill – in Berlin; Thursday, Apr. 17, 2014.
For the first edition of our India Profiles series, we asked New Delhi-based art institution Devi Art Foundation
to tell us about their ongoing exhibition Black Sun: Alchemy, Diaspora, and Heterotopia
curated by Shezad Dawood
and Tom Trevor
, as well as the role their foundation plays in the Indian art world and beyond…[read on…]
Blog post by Alison Hugill – in Berlin; Sunday, Nov. 17, 2013.
In the new year, the second edition of the Dhaka Art Summit
, hosted by the Samdani Art Foundation
, will present the works of over 250 South Asian and international artists in Dhaka, Bangladesh. The non-commercial event focuses on contemporary art from several South Asian countries including Afghanistan, Bangladesh, India, the Maldives, Myanmar, Nepal, Pakistan and Sri Lanka. Directors Diana Campbell Betancourt
(Artistic Director, Samdani Art Foundation) and Mahbubur Rahman
(Artist /Co-Founder, Britto Arts Trust, Bangladesh) have put together a programme of curated exhibitions and talks that will explore global and regional perspectives on South Asian art practices…[read on…]