China and Brahamaputra

Remote sensing data confirm Chinese move Spl Correspondent NEW DELHI, Nov 4 – Despite mounting evide-nce of China undertaking construction of dams, purportedly to divert the Brahmaputra river, India today reiterated its stand that Beijing is ‘cooperating’. Reacting to reports about the construction of a dam by China, Union Minister of State for Defence MM … Continue reading

recent events at Periferry

MUSEUM OF THE RECENT PAST Open day of a three week internship.  Date: 20 Oct 2009     Time: 4pm   Venue: Periferry “Everything in this world has got an interesting facet to be explored. Sometimes, though mysterious or nonsense they are, visually pleasing.” It is interesting! But I haven’t noticed it! What it means? First, … Continue reading

Upcoming Events – Technicolour Dreams 2

Venue – Periferry (M.V. Chandardinga, parked near sukleshwar ghat) Date – 22nd October 2009 Time – 6pm Technicolour Dreams 2 Technicolour Dreams2 is a Musical play sketching contemporary Nagaland on stage addressing identical questions of the people living in that particular geographical terrain. Approaching to tell the tale of contemporary Nagaland, Technicolour Dreams2 weaves few … Continue reading

Altermodern

Nicolas Bourriaud previews his hypothesis that postmodernism is over and that a new type of modern – the altermodern – is emerging.

Camera Praxis, Guwahati Sun, March 22 , 2009

Camera praxis is a practice centered project initiated by desire machine collective@Khoj Guwahati. At its simplest Camera praxis involves the screening of a moving images in order to develop a discourse around practice of production and dissemination of vernacular images. This year Camera Praxis will curate a series of film screenings of Contemporary Asian Cinema. … Continue reading

“Two Rivers at Periferry”, symposium 27th and 28th of February 2009

The symposium is a part of the Thames – Brahamaputra project and a series of symposium around this. The first of these were held in London in 2008 called “Two Rivers symposium”. This used rivers as a backdrop to an exploration of how artists work across platforms in search of conceptual innovations, and collaborate in … Continue reading