Programme

Artist led tour with Jitish Kallat at National Gallery of Modern Art, 2 February 2017 (9)

Curator-Led Tour Gujral Foundation. Photo credit Andy Barnham (16)

Curator-Led Tour Gujral Foundation. Photo credit Andy Barnham (12)

The fair promotes cultural discourse through a broad and exciting line-up of large-scale installations, conversations, screenings, performances and live events, engaging diverse audiences with a wide spectrum of artistic practices. Over the years, the public programme has evolved to feature artists, speakers, and consultants from some of the world’s leading art organisations.

Full Programme

Art Projects

Lost Head & The Bird: Sohrab Hura

January 31, 2019 -

Supported by Experimenter

To create this video work, part of an ongoing project titled The Coast, artist and Magnum photographer Sohrab Hura travelled up and down the subcontinent’s…

Lost Head & The Bird: Sohrab Hura

Art Projects

Change Room: Baaraan Ijlal

January 31, 2019 -

Supported by Shrine Empire and Prameya Art Foundation

For this sound installation, Delhi based artist Baaraan Ijlal recorded people’s narratives and conversations about fear, anxiety and loneliness. Visitors are invited to enter a…

Change Room: Baaraan Ijlal

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Performance | Take the City

February 1, 2019 -

12pm – 2pm & 4pm – 6pm

Amol Patil’s conceptual practice reflects on the issue of class and caste divisions that continue to exist in India’s urban spaces. For his performance, Patil…

Performance | Take the City

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The Hockney Talk

February 1, 2019

2.30pm – 3.15pm

Thomas Girst, Head of Cultural Engagement at the BMW Group, introduces David Hockney’s stunning 1995 BMW Art Car with Edith Devaney, Curator at the Royal…

The Hockney Talk

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Book Signing | Sudarshan Shetty 

January 31, 2019

3pm onwards

Sudarshan Shetty, Mangalore born conceptual artist and curator of the latest edition of the Kochi-Muziris Biennale, will be launching a catalogue of the event at…

Book Signing | Sudarshan Shetty 

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Husain in New York

February 1, 2019

3.30pm – 4.15pm

New York based arts patron Kent Charugundla will present the journey of building a private collection of works by M.F. Husain, moderated by Kishore Singh,…

Husain in New York

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What I Did Last Summer | Idris Khan

February 1, 2019

4.30pm – 5.15pm

The London based artist on how personal and political history, music and religion inspire his work, including his recent commission 21 Stones for the British Museum.…

What I Did Last Summer | Idris Khan

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The India-US Story

February 1, 2019

5.30pm – 6.15pm

Siddhartha V. Shah, Curator of South Asian art at the Peabody Essex Museum (PEM), Massachusetts, on what established PEM as the first museum outside of…

The India-US Story