Auroville Art Camp and Festival 2019 is starting on march 16th. Artists from all over India and Aurovilian Artists will work during one week at creating an individual artwork on the theme “A New World is possible” extracted from a quotation of the Mother. From March 16th till March 23rd. A final exhibition will take place at Centre d’Art on march 24th opening at 5 pm. The artworks done by the artists during the Auroville Art Camp will be displayed in the gallery till Sunday 31 included. Exceptionally the gallery will remain open on Sundays.
During the art camp week, some public art sessions have been organised at the Visitors Centre and Cripa.
A collective art installation and a wall fresco will be done by the artists.
Monna Maier and Marco S. will photograph the art camp and their photos will be screened the day after at Cripa from 6:00 onwards. The whole week will be screened in the Centre d’art Video Room during the opening of the exhibition.
During evenings, performing artists from Auroville have created especially for the art camp’s week a piece on the theme of the art camp “A New World is possible”
And many more surprises.
OPENING FOR ARTISTS
To introduce the Artists invited from all over India to the special and unique place that is Auroville, to start the art camp placing the theme into its specific context, and giving to all the participating artists a wider perspective, we asked Deepti to give us her input on the subject.
16 March, 5.30 to 7.00PM at Visitors CentrePresentation of the selected artists by Corinne
At Cripa 7.00 to 8.00 pm
(food and snacks by VC Cafeteria from 6.30pm onwards)
18 March: Film screening
19 March: “Singing the world” by Auroville Harmonies. Choir conducted by Antoine
20 March: Artists talk
21 March: “Ko KoNa Lam” Kolam dance performed by Savitri Maya and Grace Gitadella.
22 March: “Equal I’s” Vertical Dance performance by Kalou, Leila and Romain
17 March, 2.00 to 7.00 PM at Visitor Center
collective art installation.
18 to 22 March, 5.00 to 7.00 PM at CRIPA
Collective mural fresco
Screening of photos by Monna M and Marco S.
23 March 2019, 5PM at Citadine, Centre d’art
“A New World is possible” exhibition of the art works done during the art camp.
Live music and songs by Francois and Shalini.
Screening of the photos taken during the whole week by Monna M. And Marco S. in the video room
In Pavilion of Tibetan culture and CRIPA
The Auroville art Camp