"In Context: Public. Art. Ecology."
11th March at the Khoj Studios
5.30 pm: Walk through of SEZ Who? a collaborative project by Tushar Joag, Sharmila Samant, Prajakta Potnis, Justin Ponmany and Uday Shanbag
SEZ Who? Is the outcome of a fact finding exercise conducted at two areas adjacent to Bombay: The Gorai Uttan Belt and the Raigad District. Special Economic Zones were proposed at these locations and met with severe opposition from the local populace. The installation/ events that will unfold at The Khoj Studios is a way of cataloging the data (gathered from the numerous trips) creatively and to share the story which is actually just the tip of the iceberg. The Studio spaces will change constantly till the closing at of the project.
6.30pm: SEMINAR: (in collaboration with the Delhi Urban Platform)
examining issues around urban development, the politics of land usage and sustainability
Speakers: Praful Bidwai
Navjot Altaf & Ajay Mahajan
moderated by Shuddhabrata Sengupta
8.00pm: Performance by Han Bing
8.30pm: Lucky Draw of the art works from SEZ Who?
for details: http://khojworkshop.org/blog/details_events_11th_march_2010