Tabita Rezaire

Tabita Rezaire ponders over ‘swallowing smartphones’ at Kochi Biennale 2018

Shouldn’t Europe and America apologise for letting smartphones virtually swallow the entire mankind? Such a fantasy dialogue is what young artist Tabita Rezaire presents at the Kochi-Muziris Biennale.

Subhash and Durgabai Vyam

Gond artists Durgabai and Subhash Vyam bring mythical tale to Kochi Biennale 2018

Gond artists Durgabai and Subhash Vyam, who live in Madhya Pradesh, have taken the graphic narrative to a new level, courtesy the Kochi-Muziris Biennale.

Temsüyanger Longkumer

Naga artist Temsüyanger Longkumer rechecks his past and present at Biennale 2018

Imagine gods of different religions holding a summit to discuss the predicament humanity faces owing to its wrongdoings over centuries. Surreal? Very much.

Chris Dercon

'Art museums must set their eyes on the future': Chris Dercon at Kochi Biennale 2018

Art museums need to be futuristic in their vision and must rethink about generating memories in ways other than wistful showcasing of vintage exhibits, according to renowned curator Chris Dercon. 

Pangrok Sulap

Malaysian group Pangrok Sulap spellbinds Biennale crowd with performance-oriented printwork

Malaysia’s Pangrok Sulap art collective from Borneo Island, consisting of indigenous Dusun and Murut artists, musicians and social activists, is gaining noticeability at the Biennale. 

Guerilla Girls

Sexism, patriarchy keep Guerilla Girls behind gorilla masks at Kochi-Muziris Biennale 2018

Two members of Guerilla Girls, the anonymous group of feminists, revealed at a lecture performance at the Kochi-Muziris Biennale.

Sue Williamson

Sue Williamson presents colonial history of Cape Town and Kochi at Biennale 2018

The 77-year-old South African’s twin installation at Biennale profiles memory and identity formation; draws similarities in colonial history of the two cities.

The Unremembered

'This is a thought-provoking Biennale': An artist column by Annu Palakunnathu Matthew

Annu Palakunnathu Matthew writes in to tell us how the Biennale is changing her impressions of Kerala.

Sunil Gupta & Charan Singh

'Art is there to pose serious, difficult questions': Sunil Gupta at Kochi-Muziris Biennale 2018

Sunil Gupta and Charan Singh are creating works to open up public discussions about sexuality.