preview of checkpoint hoogly : ver 1 @ cafe toto

Culture Monks in association with Cafe Toto, Littlei & Alliance francaise du Bengale, presents, "Checkpoint Hoogly : Ver 1", on June 25, 2017 at Cafe Toto, Gobinda Auddy Road, Chetla, Kolkata. ´Checkpoint Hoogly : Ver 1´ is an inter media project and the result collaboration with media artists & composers - Kiran Bhumber from Canada …

the challenge of the oceanic feeling: romain rolland’s mystical critique of psychoanalysis and his call for a “new science of the mind” : a talk by ayon maharaj – a report

Theatre Adda : Park Street Sessions was fortunate to host Ayon Maharaj, a liberal and young monk from the order of Ramakrishna Mission, Belur, West Bengal. He delivered a talk on May 6, 2017 titled ´The Challenge of the Oceanic Feeling: Romain Rolland’s Mystical Critique of Psychoanalysis and His Call for a “New Science of …

digambarim : philosophy, influences and practice

The influences of Derrida and philosophy of eco- feminism have sparked off our creative juices when we decided to start a storytelling platform which would deconstruct the way stories were told and perceived & the paradigms which they represented. This is how the idea of 'Katha'koli' emerged. We decided to approach the semantics of paradigm …

a birthday letter for yehuda amichai – a performance by parnab mukherjee – a preview

Synopsis:  “Last to dry was the hair. When we were already far from the sea, when words and salt, which had merged on us, separated from one another with a sigh, and your body no longer showed signs of a terrible ancientness. And in vain we had forgotten a few things on the beach, so …

preview of the south asian fringe : mountain india edition, dharmasala

Beyond frontiers, the artists are working together, sometimes without realizing it, on the thousand faces of a single work which will rise up to confront the totalitarian creation - Albert Camus Overview South Asia is land of great beauty, opportunities, natural & cultural diversity. Its a land of varied beliefs & practices in culture, literature, …

# international video art xibition- a preview

Alliance francaise du Bengale, Francesca Fini Performance Art India Robert Cahen, Marcus Shahar ,  W:OW- We are One World, Littlei,  Italian Embassy Culture Centre, New Delhi, & Culture Monks are delighted to present the # International Video Art Xibition  on April 28, 2017 at Alliance francaise du Bengale . Park Mansions, Park Street from 5;30 …

registration open for actor chorus text (act) youth workshop led by emily Grant in new delhi

Actor Chorus Text (ACT) Youth : International Workshop for age group 13- 18 yrs Watch the Video Teaser Moonfool (UK), Spin a Yarn & Culture Monks in collaboration with Spin a Yarn , present an international workshop for age 13- 18 years on movement & musicality at  Choreotheque Studio, New Delhi. Dates : May 13 …

jean jacques lemêtre : the musical soul of théâtre du soleil

Jean-Jacques Lemêtre has composed the music for all shows of the Théâtre du Soleil since 1979. He has performed with several French symphonic orchestras, engages - partly exclusively - in the music and the instruments of the Middle Ages (Orchestre Médiéval de Paris), works with Pierre Boulez in his Orchestre Inter contemporain. In between he …

cinema festivals play a key role concurrently with distribution networks : an interview with andre ceuterick, executive director of festival international du film d’amour de mons

Recently, Embassy of Belgium with Wallonie-Bruxelles International (WBI), Goethe institute Max Mueller Bhavan, Italian Embassy Cultural Centre,  Camões-Portuguese Embassy Cultural Centre  & Embassy of Switzerland in India, in association with Satyajit Ray Film & Television Institute, & Culture Monks presented the 1st edition of the ' Festivals from Europe" in Kolkata, from September 30, 2016 …

press coverage of our intervention in kumartuli rising

Kumortuli Rising – A Look at Woman Empowerment By Mehk Chakraborty Posted On : February 23, 2017 in Society , Kolkata Video Report Green Tara Initiative Charitable Trust, Culture Monks, Participatory Publishing Praxis and Francesca Fini with support from Italian Embassy Cultural Centre, presented ‘Kumortuli Rising’, as a part of ‘One Billion Rising 2017’. In …