January to June 2009

An exhibition of paintings by
Nisreen Moochhala
January 12 to 22, 2009

On the occasion of K. G. Subramanyan’s eighty-fifth birthday,
Recent works by K. G. SUBRAMANYAN
And a series of concerts at the Kala Bhavana grounds Santiniketan, by
Ustad Shahid Parvez, Shrimati Veena Sahasrabuddhe
and the Mysore Brothers-Dr M. Manjunath and Mysore Nagraj

Tuesday, 3 February 2009, 6 pm
A sitar recital by Ustad Shahid Parvez
Accompanied by Subhranil Sarkar on the tanpura and Subhojyoti Guha on the tabla.

Wednesday, 4 February 2009, 6 pm
A vocal recital by Shrimati Veena Sahasrabuddhe
Accompanied by Seema Shirodkar on the harmonium and Vishwanath Shirodkar on the tabla.

Thursday, 5 February 2009, 11 am
The exhibition opening at Nandan Gallery, Kala Bhavana, in the presence of the artist.

Thursday, 5 February 2009, 6 pm
A carnatic violin jugalbandi by the Mysore Brothers –
Dr M. Manjunath and Mysore Nagaraj.
Accompanied by Vidwan Arjun Kumar on the mridangam and Vidwan Giridhar Udupa on the ghatam.

The exhibition was on view in Kala Bhavana – Santiniketan from 6 – 20 February 2009, Amdavad Ni Gufa – Ahmedabad: 6 – 14 March, 2009, Kalakriti Art Gallery – Hyderabad 7 – 25 April, 2009, Calcutta: June 20 – July 19, 2009, simultaneously at
Aakriti Art Gallery, Akar Prakar and The Seagull Arts and Media Resource Centre.

Marc Riboud
An exhibition of photographs by Marc Riboud
27 February 2009 – 10 March 2009.

Three films by Adoor Gopalakrishnan
23 February 2009
Nandan III, 3 pm and 6 pm
Colour, 105 mins
6 pm screening followed by Q and A session with the Filmmaker,
conducted by Samik Bandyopadhyay

24 February 2009
Nandan III, 3 pm and 6 pm
ORU PENNUM RANDAANUM (A Climate for Crime)
Colour, 115 mins

25 February 2009
Seagull Arts and Media Resource Centre, 3 pm and 6 pm
The Dance of the Enchantress
Colour, 70 mins

an exhibition of paintings by Chandana Hore
March 21 to April 4, 2009

The Aftermath of War
An Exhibition of Books and Films
30 March to 1 April, 2009
The films:
Turtles Can Fly by Bahman Ghobadi on March 30, 2009 at 6.30 pm
Black Box BDR by Andres Veiel onMarch 31, 2009 at 6.30 pm
Waltz with Bashir by Ari Folman on April 1, 2009 at 6.30 pm
The books:
The Assassination: Who Killed Indira G? by Tariq Ali
Fear of Small Numbers by Arjun Appadurai
Buda’s Wagon:?A Brief History of the Car Bomb by Mike Davis
On Suicide Bombing by Talat Asad
Hold Everything Dear by John Berger
Women as Weapons of War: Iraq, Sex and the Media by Kelly Oliver
Violence and Democracy in India, edited by Amrita Basu & Srirupa Roy
The Last Resistance by Jacqueline Rose
The Aftermath of War by Jean-Paul Sartre

An evening of poetry reading – 20 April 2009
Amiya Deb, Samik Bandopadhyay & Chinmay Guha
read poems in English and French
and their translations into Bengali by
Jibanananda Das
Sudhindranath Dutta
Buddhadev Bose
Bishnu De
Arun Mitra

Shadi Ghadirian – Photographer
An exhibition of photographs by Shadi Ghadirian
April 8, 2009 to April 19, 2009.

Somnath Hore: Bronzes, Drawings, Watercolours
An exhibition of the works of Somnath Hore
April 13 to May 20, 2009.
The Tea Garden JournalMy Concept of Art and a new edition of Tebhaga by Somnath Hore and translated by Somnath Zutshi released on the occasion of the exhibition.

A Long Exposure
An exhibition of photographs by T.S. Satyen
May 1 to May 15, 2009.

A Pause for Pinter
4 Films based on plays by Harold Pinter
Introduced by Samik Bandyopadhyay
June 5, 2009 The Caretaker, directed by Clive Donner
June 6, 2009 The Birthday Party, directed by William Friedkin
June 7, 2009 Accident, directed by Joseph Losey
June 8, 2009 The Servant , directed by Joseph Losey


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