ART 19

ART 19, KCA’s very own Annual Festival took place on 8th and 9th March across the Kanoria Campus. Check out what happened below!

Connecting art in all its forms


Inauguration

ART 19 was inaugurated in the presence of Shri BV Doshi, Sangita Jindal, Sonal, Singh, Jitish & Reena Kallat, Jayshree Lalbhai, Anil Relia, Pinky Reddy and many other distinguished guests.

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Art Talks

The morning of the 8th was dedicated to Art Talks by Jitish Kallat and Sonal Singh, Christie’s.

Jitish shared a cross section of his work talked through the processes, themes and ideas that recur throughout his work. It was a most fascinating insight into Jitish Kallat’s artistic practice.

Jitish shared a cross section of his work talked through the processes, themes and ideas that recur throughout his work. It was a most fascinating insight into Jitish Kallat’s artistic practice.

Sonal Singh, Head of Christie’s India talked about her experience in working for Christie’s and her personal journey in art. She said “In my experience, art can be anything that one wants to make of it. it is a passion, an education, a creative outlet and also sometimes, like me, a career”.

Sonal Singh, Head of Christie’s India talked about her experience in working for Christie’s and her personal journey in art. She said “In my experience, art can be anything that one wants to make of it. it is a passion, an education, a creative outlet and also sometimes, like me, a career”.

Performance Art

KCA Artists - Mayadhar Sahu, Pritam Saha, Ujjval Gajjar and Dhannjay Kumar gave a ‘Jatra Performance’ in the KCA Classrooms. Typically a four-hour long play, this was a 30 minute Odiatheatre performance that included a play, music and vocal sounds combined with thundery dialogues and strong movements. A visual experience for the audience!

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KCA Artists Annual Exhibition

17 Artists from the Centre exhibited their sculptures, paintings and graphics in the Kanoria Gallery for Arts and around.

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Visit Hampi

11 Artists from the Centre displayed their works inspired by the December 2018 Artists Trip to Hampi.

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Craft Workshops

A series of craft workshops to generate awareness and creativity as well as promote self-development were organised during ART19.

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Terracotta Molela  by Deepak Kumbhar

Terracotta Molela by Deepak Kumbhar

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Gond Art  by Ramesh Shyam

Gond Art by Ramesh Shyam

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Mata ni Pachedi  by Chandrakant Chitara

Mata ni Pachedi by Chandrakant Chitara