Festive Tunes

Sahana will be giving a talk, a lecture-demonstration titled “Festive Tunes” – tomorrow 2/10/17 at SOAS University of London, (Paul Webley Wing, Cloister Areas) from 5 PM.

Artists Kaushik Ghosh and Sudarshan Das will create and demonstrate the traditional and highly skilled process of clay idol-making over five days in the cloisters of the Paul Webley Wing in Senate House (North Block).

The artists’ demonstration brings the sculpting art of Kolkata to the SOAS premises together with a rich ensemble of heritage textiles, jewellery and other artefacts showcasing historical connections in the India-UK year of culture. Organisers- SOAS South Asia Institute & London Sharad Utsav.

https://www.soas.ac.uk/south-asia-institute/events/02oct2017-bengals-kumartuli-art-durga-idol-making-and-display-in-soas.html