Interviews

METAPHOR AS REALITY

Manohar Chiluveru, who has recently returned from Venice after showcasing his work at Milano Expo 2015, focuses on the conflict that surrounds man’s interaction with his/her environment. At the heart...

By: PRITHVI YADAMA             Dated: September 19, 2015

MATERIAL AESTHETICS

Professor Giuliana Bruno, who teaches at the Department of Visual and Environmental Studies at Harvard University, explores the intersections that architecture, the visual arts, and cinema straddle. ...

Dated: March 23, 2015

DETRITUS RECLAIMED

For Mumbai-based artist Sahaj Rahal, conversation is of the essence. His installations, films, and live performances draws on a characters from a variety of sources — from mythology to science...

By: K.G. SREENIVAS              Dated: March 23, 2015

MAGICAL SPACES

Sanjna Kapoor, the co-founder of theatre group Junoon, is an actor and theatre person of British and Indian descent. She is the daughter of the legendary romantic Bollywood hero Shashi...

Dated: March 23, 2015

BEING VANESSA

Vanessa Branson is President and Founder of the Marrakech Biennale. She was earlier Cofounding Curator with Prue O'Day of the Wonderful Fund Collection between 1999 and 2004. ...

By: K.G. SREENIVAS             Dated: March 23, 2015

IMAGINED KALEIDOSCOPES

SUDHIR PATWARDHAN, one of India’s top contemporary artists, brings to his trypitch ‘Building a Home: Exploring the World’, and ‘Encounters in Time’ at the Kochi-Muziris Biennale labyrinthine reflections on the...

By: K.G. SREENIVAS              Dated: March 23, 2015

ART OF HEALING

Dr. Iva Fattorini, a former dermatologist, now head of Arts & Medicine Institute at the Cleveland Clinic, United States, is seeking to build a global movement in healthcare where art...

By: K.G. SREENIVAS             Dated: March 23, 2015

GRAND NARRATIVE

Harsha’s garguantan work ‘Punarapijananam, punarapimaranam’ is a spectacular view of the universe unfurling in an endless loop......

By: K.G. SREENIVAS             Dated: March 22, 2015

INTIMATIONS, OF A REVOLUTION

The Kochi-Muziris Biennale is central to the modernising project of Kerala, its society, culture, and civilisation, says noted Malayalam writer, critic, and thinker PAUL ZACHARIAH. ...

By: K.G. SREENIVAS              Dated: March 22, 2015

WITHIN, WITHOUT, THROUGHOUT

JitishKallat, Artistic Director and Curator of Kochi-Muziris Biennale 2014 in an interview one afternoon under a tree at the sprawling and historical Aspinwall House. ...

By: K.G. SREENIVAS              Dated: March 20, 2015

THE FUTURE OF HISTORY

Riyas Komu is one of India’s leading contemporary artists and sculptors. Komu’s works are political metaphors and seeks to engage society and community in a discourse that speaks to power...

By: K.G. SREENIVAS             Dated: March 20, 2015

ORDINARY, BUT UNNERVING

Mona Hatoum was born into a Palestinian family in Beirut, Lebanon in 1952 and now lives and works in London and Berlin.Hatoum specialises in diverse media, including installations, sculpture, video,...

By: K.G. SREENIVAS             Dated: March 20, 2015

MORE THAN A SHOW

Dr. Daniel Spanke is Curator at the Museum of Fine Art, Berne, Switzerland and looks after works dating back to the old masters up until the 1960s. His doctoral studies...

By: K.G. SREENIVAS             Dated: March 20, 2015

THE OTHER LIFE OF ART

ED D’SOUZA is an artist,a designer, and an academic who, in his practice, blends both “theoretical and contextual thinking about design and art”. Ed is currently Head of School, Winchester...

By: K.G. SREENIVAS             Dated: March 20, 2015

Contemporary perspectives

Parvathi Nayar distils the contemporary in the manner of her presentation, juxtaposing, at once, intricacy and austerity in the finer detailing...

Dated: February 10, 2015

Biennale gives Kochi art residency

It’s a Mattancherry, at a stone’s throw from Aspinwall House, the main venue of the 108-day exhibition, is hosting an exhibition which reveals how a team of artists in Germany...

Dated: January 23, 2015

Stand in solidarity with this defeated writer: N. S. Madhavan

‘No writer or artist should have such a fate as that of Perumal Murugan. It’s like a painter burning his canvas...’ ...

By: K.G. Sreenivas             Dated: January 17, 2015

Corporates need to give more to art

The biennale has evolved, from the last edition to the current one, there has been a sea change,” says Sangita Jindal, the Chairperson of the JSW Foundation, who was visiting...

Dated: January 05, 2015

Art is social responsibility

Bose Krishnamachari is President of the Kochi-Muziris Biennale Foundation. Creative Brands met Bose under a tree on a balmy afternoon in the sprawling Aspinwall House where the main part of...

By: K. G. Sreenivas             Dated: December 30, 2014

Art is not anthropocentric any more

Art around the world has shifted its focus away from the anthropocentric perspective says V. K. Sreeraman, noted Malayalam actor and writer. ...

Dated: December 29, 2014

Visualising earth’s rotation at real-time speed

Four years ago, Christian Waldvogel boarded a plane and flew westward at supersonic speed to shoot a video that succeeded in showing that the earth “turned for a while...

Dated: December 26, 2014

Blending with nature is of the essence in Kolleri’s work

Amidst the whirlpool of artistic ideas at the Kochi-Muziris Biennale (KMB), Valsan Koorma Kolleri has virtually ‘built’ a quiet island of creative space that has retained the site’s rustic greenery,...

Dated: December 21, 2014

Sudhir Patwardhan’s work conjures a kaleidoscope of human past and future

History has fascinated Sudhir Patwardhan since his childhood. Equally science fiction has held him in thrall for long. ...

Dated: December 19, 2014

A BIOFIELD OF SIGNS

Jitish Kallat is a seminal figure in contemporary Indian art. A multimedia artist whose work includes painting, sculpture, photography, and installation, Kallat’s oeuvre finds significant inspiration in Mumbai, the...

By: K. G. SREENIVAS             Dated: September 01, 2014

OUR MAGAZINE

ADVERTISEMENT

© Copyright 2014. Creative Brands Magazine. All rights reserved. Privacy Policy /  Disclaimer /  Terms & Conditions