ArtSlant - Recently added http://www.artslant.com/ind/Events/show en-us 40 Anita Dube, Nandita Kumar, Sharmila Samant, shaurya kumar, Waqas Khan - Lakeeren Art Gallery - April 15th - June 30th <p>History is ... is an exhibition based on the premise of Walter Benjamin's Theses on the Philosophy of History (XVI) where he suggests "History is the subject of a structure whose site is not homogenous, empty time, but time filled by the presence of the now. [Jetztzeit]. The same leap in the open air of history is the dialectical one, which is how Marx understood the revolution.&rdquo;<a title="" href="https://mail.google.com/mail/u/0/#14a71665f8c4e21b_14a70fdbdb798691__ftn1" target="_blank" rel="nofollow">[1]</a></p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p>In this exhibition each artist&rsquo;s respond their own understanding of time and temporality within their practice. In shifting from Benjamin&rsquo;s proposition of continuous time made up of identical and interchangeable units such as minutes, seconds, hours and days to messianic time or &ldquo;historic time&rdquo; which is ruptured with intensive experience filled with the presence of the &ldquo;now&rdquo; combines experiences of immediacy and eternity. In this exhibition each of the artist&rsquo;s through his/ her work seeks to find this moment through their work.&nbsp;</p> Thu, 21 May 2015 11:24:14 +0000 http://www.artslant.com/ind/Events/list http://www.artslant.com/ind/Events/list Waqas Khan, shaurya kumar, Sharmila Samant, Nandita Kumar, Anita Dube - Lakeeren Art Gallery - April 15th - June 30th <p>History is ... is an exhibition based on the premise of Walter Benjamin's Theses on the Philosophy of History (XVI) where he suggests "History is the subject of a structure whose site is not homogenous, empty time, but time filled by the presence of the now. [Jetztzeit]. The same leap in the open air of history is the dialectical one, which is how Marx understood the revolution.&rdquo;<a title="" href="https://mail.google.com/mail/u/0/#14a71665f8c4e21b_14a70fdbdb798691__ftn1" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">[1]</a></p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p>In this exhibition each artist&rsquo;s respond their own understanding of time and temporality within their practice. In shifting from Benjamin&rsquo;s proposition of continuous time made up of identical and interchangeable units such as minutes, seconds, hours and days to messianic time or &ldquo;historic time&rdquo; which is ruptured with intensive experience filled with the presence of the &ldquo;now&rdquo; combines experiences of immediacy and eternity. In this exhibition each of the artist&rsquo;s through his/ her work seeks to find this moment through their work.&nbsp;</p> Tue, 19 May 2015 02:50:51 +0000 http://www.artslant.com/ind/Events/list http://www.artslant.com/ind/Events/list Group Show - The Guild Art Gallery - March 15th - May 25th <p><strong>The Guild Collection II &ndash; &nbsp;Outremer</strong></p> <p>The Guild is delighted to announce the opening of its new space at Alibaug, on the&nbsp;mainland.&nbsp;The move to Alibaug marks a new chapter&nbsp;in the trajectory of our&nbsp;practice. Alibaug is an old/new settlement, growing at an accelerating pace, with a&nbsp;vibrantecosystem&nbsp;that straddles the divides of village/town/farmhouse&nbsp;culture. This&nbsp;will allow us to explore new formats in exhibition and public engagement.</p> <p>&nbsp;&nbsp;</p> <p>Located 4 kms from Mandwa jetty, 20/45 minutes by speed boat/ferry from Gateway of India, the gallery will occupy 3000 sq ft of exhibition space spread over two levels and will include a sculpture garden in the spring and fall months. New&nbsp;programming&nbsp;will include&nbsp;education&nbsp;programs in collaboration with local schools, and public&nbsp;programs&nbsp;with curators, artists and academics. With this move The Guild envisions artistic&nbsp;excellence&nbsp;combined with&nbsp;place-making&nbsp;activities that&nbsp;will&nbsp;enable deeper artistic connections and interventions in public spaces and communities.&nbsp;</p> <p>&nbsp;Its a &nbsp;non-commercial exhibition, the 2<sup>nd</sup>&nbsp;iteration of its Collection. This exhibition is &nbsp;curated by&nbsp;cultural theorist, poet and&nbsp;independent curator&nbsp;<strong>Ranjit Hoskote&nbsp;&nbsp;</strong>and &nbsp;includes artists&nbsp;<strong>Sudhir Patwardhan</strong>,&nbsp;<strong>Gieve Patel, &nbsp;A. Ramachandran, &nbsp;Vivan Sundaram, &nbsp;T. V. Santhosh, &nbsp;Navjot Altaf, &nbsp;Pooja Iranna, Shadi Ghadirian, Atul Dodiya, &nbsp;Anju Dodiya, &nbsp;Amit Ambalal, &nbsp;Riyas Komu, &nbsp;Bhupen Khakhar, &nbsp;C. K. Rajan, &nbsp;Gigi Scaria, &nbsp;Jitish Kallat, &nbsp;Akbar Padamsee, &nbsp;Krishen Khanna, &nbsp;K. G. Subramanyan, &nbsp;Baiju Parthan, &nbsp;G. R. Iranna, Vidya Kamat, Gulammohammed Sheikh, &nbsp;K. P. Reji, &nbsp;Rakhi Peswani,&nbsp; Mehlli Gobhai, Himmat Shah. &nbsp;</strong></p> <p><strong>&nbsp;</strong></p> <p><strong>The Guild &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp;</strong><strong>&nbsp;</strong><strong>&nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp;</strong><strong>&nbsp;</strong><strong>&nbsp; &nbsp; The Guild</strong><strong>&nbsp;&ndash;</strong><strong>&nbsp;</strong><strong>Admn. Office</strong></p> <p>1028, Ranjanpada &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; 28, 3rd Pasta Lane</p> <p>Next to Sai Mandir &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp;next to Tulip Building, Colaba,&nbsp;</p> <p>Mandwa Alibaug Road &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp;&nbsp;<strong>Mumbai</strong><strong>&nbsp;-</strong>&nbsp;400005</p> <p><strong>Alibaug</strong><strong>&nbsp;</strong>&nbsp;- 402201 &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp;&nbsp;<strong>Hours</strong>:&nbsp;10-6.30pm&nbsp;&nbsp;</p> <p><strong>Hours</strong>:&nbsp;Wednesday-Monday, 10-6.30pm &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; +91 22 2287 5839 / 6211</p> <p>+91 241 247847 &nbsp;&nbsp;</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> Wed, 20 May 2015 09:45:29 +0000 http://www.artslant.com/ind/Events/list http://www.artslant.com/ind/Events/list