State of art schools: reality and prospects | student biennale, kmb
FICA invites you to a unique conference on art education in India titled " State of Art Schools: Reality and Prospects" organised as part of the Student's Biennale, by the Kichi Biennale Foundation and the Foundation for Indian Art and Education (Goa). Dates: November 26, 27 and 28
Venue: Casino Hotel, Willingdon Island, Kochi. For more details and to register for the conference check State of Art Schools
MASTERCLASS | THE PROTRAIT - GAURI GILL
FICA invites you to register for a 5-day workshop with Gauri Gill on photography this November. Titled 'The Portrait' it is structured around ideas of identity and representation as framed by the 'portrait'. It observes historical and contemporary approaches to portraiture existing within various contexts we may encounter, both amateur and professional - including family albums, snapshots and social media, studio photography, the media, documentary and fictional film, advertising and artistic practice - within India and and elsewhere.
interview with Noopur desai - the ila dalmia fica research grant recipient | art radar
FICA is delighted to share Noopur Desai's interview on Art Radar where she talks about her newest research project archiving recent public art interventions in major cities across India which is currently being supported by the Ila Dalmia FICA Research Grant 2015. It observes that "Desai’s project Formulating Dialogical Art underscores the value of archives for the future of Indian contemporary art and visual culture."
15 curators selected for the student's biennale 2016
FICA is pleased to announce that 15 curators have been selected to be part of the Student's Biennale 2016.The curators for the KMB Student's Biennale were selected by a four-member panel, comprising KBF's President Bose Krishnamachari, Director of Programmes Riyas Komu and Consultant (Learning) Meena Vari and Vidya Shivadas, Director of Foundation for Indian Contemporary Art.