Recognising the strength of the local art scene, India Art Fair’s Parallel Programme encourages visitors to explore the range of events that run alongside the fair — from New Delhi’s cultural offerings, to exhibitions taking place across India. Key exhibitions of South Asian artists abroad are also featured, in keeping with the fair’s international line-up of exhibitors. A spot map of all venues can be viewed here.

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Queering Culture: Film Screening & Discussion

28 January 2020

5pm — 8pm, The Manor, 77, Mathura Road, Friends Colony West, New Delhi, India

Culture has been the site of negotiation, co-option, celebration and struggle – and queerness’ relationship with culture spans all four. Film, literature, academia and performance…

Queering Culture: Film Screening & Discussion

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An Evening in Lodhi Art District

30 January 2020

Old Meharchand Market, Lodhi Road Quarters, Lodhi Colony, New Delhi, India

Working with artists from different disciplines, the evening curated by St+art India Foundation will feature an experiential art program open for all. French artist & choreographer Ali Salmi,…

An Evening in Lodhi Art District

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Ecstasy in Suffering: A Solo Show by Somnath Hore

23 January 2020 -

Visual Art Gallery & Open Palm Court, India Habitat Center, Lodhi Road, New Delhi, India

Culled from The Savara Foundation for the Arts (SFA) deep repository of Works on Paper of the late Bengal Master Somnath Hore, this exhibition comprising…

Ecstasy in Suffering: A Solo Show by Somnath Hore

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India Unfiltered: Tik Tok and the Emerging face of Indian Visual Culture

30 January 2020 -

Space 10, The Dhan Mill Compound, Chhatarpur, New Delhi, India

New media artists Akshat Nauriyal (India) and Marc Lee (Switzerland) in collaboration with St+art India Foundation and SPACE10 present: India Unfiltered — Tik Tok and the emerging face of…

India Unfiltered: Tik Tok and the Emerging face of Indian Visual Culture

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We Are Still Alive: A Group Show

21 January 2020 -

India International Centre, Gandhi King Memorial Plaza, 40 Max Muller Marg, New Delhi, India

Responding to the heavy toll exacted on our planet through overpopulation, deforestation and pollution, Delhi-based artists Achia Anzi, Asim Waqif, Arun Kumar H G, Atul…

We Are Still Alive: A Group Show

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Building Ruins: Group Show

31 January 2020 -

AGENC Colab, The Dhan Mill Complex, Chhatarpur New Delhi, India

In an all-new exhibition, breakthrough Indian talent and graduates from the Rhode Island School of Design will showcase work spanning disciplines from product and textile…

Building Ruins: Group Show

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Homelands: Art from Bangladesh, India and Pakistan

12 November 2019 -

Kettle's Yard, Castle Street, Cambridge, United Kingdom

Through photography, sculpture, painting, performance and film, Homelands tells stories of migration and resettlement in South Asia and beyond, as well as violent division and…

Homelands: Art from Bangladesh, India and Pakistan

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The Levee: Photographs by Sohrab Hura

5 October 2019 -

Cincinnati Art Museum, Eden Park, Cincinnati, Ohio, U.S.A.

The Levee: A Photographer in the American South presents a body of photographs by Delhi-based photographer Sohrab Hura in which he explores themes of connection,…

The Levee: Photographs by Sohrab Hura