Biennale

  • Art show 'Biennale' comes to India, Kochi to host event December 13, 2012

    Kochi: As the curtains go up at the greatest show of contemporary art around the globe, we realise that this time, the world famous 'Biennale' is happening in God's own country. The spectacular art show has come to India's shores. During the three-month long event, around 80 contemporary artists from...
  • Kochi: India's first Biennale to open on Wednesday December 11, 2012

    Kochi: The curtains will go up on the three month long extravaganza of international contemporary visual Art -- Kochi-Muzeris Biennale -- here on Wednesday when Chief Minister Ooomen Chandy will formally inaugurate the festival, organised in the country for the first time. Over 80 artists from India and abroad, including...
  • Kochi Biennale: Afghan uses archaeology to show migration December 4, 2012

    Kochi: Archaeology has become a tool of interactive art for Afghan artist Amanullah Mojadidi, who is working on a multi-media land installation art at the Kochi-Muziris Biennale beginning on Dec 12. Amanullah has replicated an archaeological dig - on an 8x10 sq ft plot of land - at the Aspinwall...
  • Kerala tourism pins hopes on Kochi biennale December 3, 2012

    Kochi: The three-month-long Kochi-Muziris Biennale that opens on Dec 12 with an art and music gala will be playing to packed houses in this ancient Kerala city's tourism industry that is currently stagnating. Kochi (formerly Cochin), dating back to Biblical times, is booked for 12/12/12 -- a day that many...
  • Kerala: Kochi Biennale to open with M.I.A's performance December 3, 2012

    Fort Kochi: Artists and the general audience at the Kochi-Muziris Biennale 2012 will hear Mathangi Maya Arulpragasam, M.I.A as she is popularly known, perform for the first time in India on Dec 11 at the event's inauguration. A British artist-musician of Tamil descent, M.I.A's name is the acronym for "Missing...
  • Kochi-Muziris Biennale 2012 heading for trouble? November 12, 2012

    Thiruvananthapuram: India's first biennale art festival Kochi-Muziris Biennale 2012, to be held in Kerala next month, appears to be heading for trouble after a leaked report revealed that the government has recommended a probe against the organisers for misuse of funds. The report of the inspection wing of the state...
  • India's first biennale art festival to be held in Kochi October 1, 2012

    Kochi: Here's a chance for art lovers in India to see works that date back to 1895. The Kochi-Muziris Biennale 2012, billed as the largest and most sophisticated international art festival, will begin later this year in Kochi. The Kochi-Muziris Biennale seeks to invoke the historic and cosmopolitan legacy of...