Anicka Yi at the 58th International Art Exhibition – La Biennale di Venezia
11 May - 24 November
We are delighted to announce we are supporting the Special Project Biologizing the Machine (tentacular trouble) now showing at the 58th International Art Exhibition – La Biennale di Venezia in the Arsenale. Anicka Yi also presents her new work Biologizing the Machine (terra incognita) at the Central pavilion Giardini.
Spread across the two main exhibition venues – the Arsenale and the Giardini – the works contemplate how new channels of communication can be established between artificial intelligence entities and organic life forms. Learn more here
Seeta Patel presents 'The Rite of Spring'
9 - 23 May
Touring the UK
Taking the South Indian classical dance form of Bharatanatyam with its intricate rhythmic footwork, expressive prowess, geometric and dynamic movements, award-winning choreographer Seeta Patel takes on the challenge of re-imagining the iconic The Rite of Spring for an international cast of Bharatanatyam dancers.
Bagri Foundation is delighted to be the principal sponsor for the tour, supporting Seeta’s work at an early stage. Learn more here.
Bagri Foundation London Indian Film Festival
20 June - 29 June
Venues across London
We are excited to announce the full programme for 2019’s edition of the Bagri Foundation London Indian Film Festival (LIFF).
For the 10th anniversary, LIFF continues to showcase a rich assortment of entertaining and thought provoking independent cinema, including India’s new wave of LGBTQ+ films.
Learn more here.
On Heracles’ Track to the Indus
The University of Oxford
Dr Llewelyn Morgan will give the 2019 Gandhara Connections Lecture on ‘Heracles’ Track to the Indus: Ancients and Moderns in the Swat Valley’. Dr Morgan is Associate Professor of Classical Languages and Literature and author of The Buddhas of Bamiyan (2012), which reflects his longstanding interest in Graeco-Roman connections with Central Asia and India. Gandhara Connections is a project supported by the Bagri Foundation.
Learn more here