June 2011

August 2011

1st June - 22 August
11 a.m. - 6 p.m. daily
Thieving Magpie Collages by Sunandini Banerjee.

Photos for Rato
exhibition of photographs by Nicholas Vreeland
12 - 22 august
2 - 8 p.m.
Mon - Sat

36C, S. P. Mukherjee Road, Calcutta 700025



The Seagull Arts and Media Resource Library with its integrated database for easy access to material, is a store-house of books from all over the world; and archive and a data bank for arts research, with its in-house viewing and listening facilities for films and tapes-audio and video. In addition to books, journals, films and music, the library is also building up a collection of arts documentaries, recordings, interviews with authors artists, film and theatre personalities, slides and photographs and original works of art. This has been pursued with the specific aim of extending theoretical and creative horizons by providing access to examples of art in the various media-theatre, cinema, art, photography etc.

The library offers a daily and an annual membership scheme to avail of the resources. Everything is accessible and use is not only encouraged it is actively offered to institutions and individuals as resource for illustrating their own lectures and workshops or classrooms. The resource centre networks actively with other cultural organizations and libraries to offer the maximum possibilities for all our users.

Through the regular programmes, workshops, screenings, debates, seminars, and exhibitions we offer regular use of materials in our collection for our fraternity of users.

LIBRARY HOURS: 11am-7.30 pm, Monday to Saturday

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