The Aesthetic Joy: Holi and Carnival, an Exhibition

When:
November 29, 2017 @ 11:00 am – December 5, 2017 @ 7:00 pm Asia/Kolkata Timezone
2017-11-29T11:00:00+05:30
2017-12-05T19:00:00+05:30
Where:
Art Gallery, Annexe Building, India International Centre (IIC)
India International Centre
40, Lodhi Gardens, Lodhi Estate, New Delhi, Delhi 110003
India
Cost:
Free
The Aesthetic Joy: Holi and Carnival, an Exhibition @ Art Gallery, Annexe Building, India International Centre (IIC) | New Delhi | Delhi | India

Colour, music and dance shape the landscape of two celebrations separated by more than twelve thousand kilometers: Holi and Carnival. It is the time of tradition and transformation, transfiguration and transcendence, in India and in Brazil. In February and March 2017, the Brazilian photographer Ailton Silva and the Indian photographer Natasha Hemrajani embarked on a journey of swapped places, swapped views, to capture through their lenses these national festivities. Just as glitter and gulaal do, creativity, freedom, different gazes, light and shadow impregnated their art