Author: Christoph

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book reading at Tasmai

Author Sabarna Roy will read from some of his books at Tasmai, on September 5th at 6…

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painting landscapes with water colours – workshop

KALA KENDRA BHARAT NIVAS PAVILION OF INDIA presents WORKSHOP: ‘Painting landscapes with water colours’ All are invited…

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meet the artist: Bose Krishnamachari

KALA KENDRA BHARAT NIVAS PAVILION OF INDIA as part of Kerala Week at Bharat Nivas Wednesday: 3rd…

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Kerala Week at Bharat Nivas campus

Bharat Nivas campus invites you for a Kerala Week, to coincide with the Onam Festival that happens…

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Art Break Day

When: Friday, September 5th, from 9 am to 5 pm Where: Next to Dreamer’s Café at the…

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Greetings from ONE ASIA

Greetings from the ONE ASIA project Team ! We are happy to inform you that “ONE ASIA…

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Help build the Sankalpa Art Center

from Krupa Jhaveri: Help us build our art center! Our crowdfunding campaign is now live, please watch…

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Quilts & Carpets Exhibition

An exhibition of quilts and carpets by Gaya, Maria Grazia and Franz is currently on display at…

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Domestic Radio Orchestra Experimental Concert of Transistors

Domestic Radio Orchestra Experimental Concert of Transistors Symphony of soundwaves time: Saturday, 30th August 2014, 8 pm…

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Trovadores in August

​T​ROVADORES IN AUGUST​ ​As every month, we meet the last Friday of the Month to read poems…

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next Art Chakra

Art Chakra is a biweekly event that provides an interactive space for all the volunteers of Auroville…

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Henk sends news from Poland

Aurovilian sculptor Henk van Putten is sending news from Poland: REDUCTIVE EXHIBITION curated by Roland de Jong…

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Light Matter – An abundance of abandon

The Hindu published a book review of Light Matter: Atelier Pierre Legrand: Edited by Anuradha Majumdar by…

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Dreamy – a solo art exhibition by D. Tiroumale

GALLERY SQUARE CIRCLE KALA KENDRA PRESENTS DREAMY AN EXHIBITION OF PAINTINGS BY D. TIROUMALE 23 AUGUST –…

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children songs in 4 languages

We want to bring the following fund seeking project to your attention: CHILDREN SONGS IN 4 LANGUAGES…

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NH8 – Road Kings

News from PondyART: Peter Kabel’s show NH8 – ROAD KINGS opens Thursday, August 14, at 5 pm…

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more from TRANSFORMATIONS – the sawchu barcode series

A note from Adil and more images of “TRANSFORMATIONS – the sawchu barcode series.” I embarked into…

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Sri Aurobindo Birthday concert with Kim Cunio & Heather Lee

There will be a Sri Aurobindo Birthday Concert with Australia’s leading sacred music duo Kim Cunio &…

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dans la lumiere solaire

An exhibition taking place at Centre d’Art – Citadines. time: August 11th – 19th 2.30 pm –…

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Concerts by Jan V. Vanek and Estelle Koluda

Four concerts by Jan V. Vanek and Estelle Koluda will take place in Auroville and Pondicherry the…

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Somewhat Like A Balloon

Just Theatre presents ‘Somewhat Like a Balloon’, a devised performance. A boy wakes up one morning to…

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Creative Expressions from Auroville – book launch

KALA KENDRA BHARAT NIVAS PRESENTS CREATIVE EXPRESSIONS FROM AUROVILLE BOOK LAUNCH AND ARTISTS INTERACTION; 4.30PM, FRIDAY, 8TH…

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Barcode – art in progress

See images of the collaborative art project BARCODE, currently taking place at SAWCHU, Bharat Nivas. Adil Writer,…

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Adishakti actor’s workshop – source of performance energy

Adishakti is conducting two 11 days workshops in their campus from Sep 12th 2014 to Sep 22nd…

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triple theatre week-end

Adishakti will present three of their latest theatre plays on the coming week-end at Sri Aurobindo Auditorium….

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British Coucil India scholarships for 2015-16

British Council India calls for applications for the Charles Wallace India Trust Awards. Charles Wallace India Trust…

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art residencies in Korea and Bali

Aurovilian ceramic artists Priya Sundaravalli and Adil Writer talk about their recent art residencies in Korea and…

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Ragas for Coltrane & Cage – paintings by Juergen Puetz

GALLERY SQUARE CIRCLE KALA KENDRA PRESENTS RAGAS FOR COLTRANE & CAGE AN EXHIBITION OF PAINTINGS BY JUERGEN…

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Art Chakra invites volunteers of Auroville

Hey Auroville Volunteers! What you upto 10:30 am, Sunday the 3rd Aug? Come join us at ART…

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3 art projects seeking funds

We’d like to bring to your attention these 3 art projects currently seeking for funds, all part…

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Trovadores in July

TROVADORES IN JULY​ Once more we join the WORLD POETRY MOVEMENT FOR 1000 years of PEACE. Reading…

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volunteer needed for Neelanjani Visual Art Center

Dear Community, Neelanjani Visual Art Center is looking for a committed long term volunteer, Newcomer or Aurovillian…

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Infinity Papers – new book by Anuradha Majumdar

Anuradha Majumdar‘s new YA book, Infinity Papers, the second of the Infinity adventures is now in the…

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participation in the AV Singing Festival 2014

AV SINGING FESTIVAL 2014 One community One family Coming back from our summer vacation we will continue…

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music workshop with Bombay Jayashri

News from Adishakti: A 5-day music workshop with renowned artist Bombay Jayashri and her faculty senior students…

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Sebastian Cortés photo exhibition @ Tasveer Gallery

Aurovilian photographer Sebastian Cortés exhibits his series Sidhpur: Time Present Time Past at Tasveer Gallery in Bangalore….

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bangaloREsidency for German artists

Goethe-Institut Bangalore is calling for proposals for their next bangaloREsidency programme. Applications are invited from artists living…

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Priya Sundaravalli sends news from Korea

Dear friends I wanted to share some news from Korea with all of you. My time in…

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Auroville publications for the Kolkata Book Fair 2015

Auroville Art Service is proud to announce that publications made in Auroville will be presented at the…

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The Jazz Music Festival in Chennai

News from the Madras Jazz Festival: It’s on the 7th and 8th of June. All are welcome!…

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The Sacred Space by Pierre Legrand

Apparao Galleries in Chennai presents The Sacred Space, an exhibition of sculptures and installations in a palette…

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The Pondy Street Show

It happend on Saturday, May 24th at Gandhi Thidal, Pondicherry. Initiated by the Auroville Art Service &…

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MAgzAV # 8 – Pondyville / Aurocherry

Finally out now: Issue # 8 of Auroville’s most irregular appearing art & culture magazine called MAgzAV….

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actors’ workshop at Adishakti

Greetings from Adishakti! ​W​e are happy to announce that our Actors’ workshop “Source of Performance Energy” will…

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stop-motion animation 1-week workshop

The AVFF EOP (Auroville Film Festival Educational Outreach Programme) would like to offer a 1 week stop-motion…

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Hufreesh – open studio

Hufreesh invites: This weekend I am having an Open studio and it is my pleasure to invite…

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Centre d’Art – Citadines

  Centre d’Art – Citadines is an art space at the ground level of one of the…

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Writers’ Bloc 4 – residential playwriting workshop

32 playwrights have emerged. 32 exciting new plays created. 3 successful festivals. 100 rocking shows. British Council…

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Arts Practice Programme and more by IFA

  India Foundation for the Arts calls for applications for their Arts Practice Programme Note The Extending…

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your art @ Neelanjani Open Art Space

Neelanjani Auroville Visual Artists Center is happy to announce the opening of a temporary Open Art Space at the…

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Exhibition of paintings by Carla Sello: Mandala

Gallery Square Circle invites you to an exhibition of works by: CARLA SELLO M A N D…

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The Tenth Head

On the 7th and 8th of May at 7pm Adishakti will show a new version of its…

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masterclass scriptwriting for films by Anurag Kashyap

News from Adishakti Master Classes: Writers! Here it is! A never before opportunity. A MASTERCLASS ON SCRIPTWRITING…

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Prestigious Award for Ireno Guerci

Ireno Guerci, an Aurovilian artist and photographer, has been announced as the 2014 recipient of the prestigious…

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Films that develop the theme of Human Unity

The Auroville Film Festival ’15 is looking for suggestions of films that develop the theme of human…

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RED – Fund-raising exhibition for Neelanjani Visual Art Centre

The NEELANJANI auroville visual art centre’s fund-raising exhibition, RED, opens at GALLERY SQUARE CIRCLE at KALA KENDRA…

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MAgzAV

MAgzAV is an Art & Culture magazine published irregularly since October 2010. (The first two issues were…

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Matt Littlewood

Originally from UK, currently living in Auroville, India. Jazz saxophonist, pianist, composer and music teacher. Studied music…

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Grace Gitadelila Ueberle

“I have chosen to contribute as a Dance and Drawing Non verbal communicator expressing the ancient and…

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Shakti Dance School

AuroTejas created the Shakti Dance School where she offers Odissi, East Indian Classical Dance Instruction & Performance….

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AuroTejas Hemsell

Tejas performs and teaches Odissi and Semi Classical Bollywood Dance. She has dedicated her life to the…

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Wazo

Polyphonik Neo-Urban -/- Clown Krypto-Naze Novo-Punky -/- Nomad Bio-Anartist Je suis comme Tout l’monde, comme Personne et…

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Auroville Capoeira

We focus on discovering the inherent nature of the body through the Capoeira world guided by the…

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Sam (mas.edolah.suweli)

Being an autodidact music composer, I create electronic music since 1998. Whether it is electroscape, techno, hip-hop…

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Chloe Sanchez

Chloe travels between Auroville and France where she composes sounds for performing art, radio and documentary. Producer…

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Visitor’s Centre

The Visitor’s Centre complex includes an outdoor stage with terraced sitting space and various other audience opportunities…

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One Asia project

ONE ASIA project is dedicated to Human Unity. We are a non-commercial enterprise started in Auroville, India…

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Sri Aurobindo Auditorium

Part of the Bharat Nivas complex, the Sri Aurobindo Auditorium is a huge facility offering an excellent…

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Vérité Integral Learning Centre (ILC)

Vérité (French for “truth”) is a multi-faceted project within Auroville, the international “city for human unity” founded…

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Valeria Raso Matsumoto

Ikebana is the Japanese Art of Flower Arrangement. It is a disciplined art form where the arrangement…

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Tia Pleiman

Throughout my life as an artist, I’ve gravitated towards a variety of 1, 2 and 3 dimensional…

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Yatra E. Srinivassan

E. Srinivassan is a screenwriter, actor, and film and theatre director. Born in Kuilapalayam, he has directed…

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Yatra Art & Culture Foundation

managed by  Yatra E. Srinivassan The Yatra Art & Culture Foundation promotes education through the arts, offering…

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Savitri Bhavan

Savitri Bhavan in Auroville is a centre dedicated to fostering a living sense of Human Unity through…

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Suryan Stettner

Suryan is a self styled singer/songwriter of contemporary western music, fusing many genres to create his sound….

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Supriya Menon Meneghetti

Supriya is a ceramic artist and an Ikebana artist with love for painting.  In ceramics, she uses different…

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Shakti Balu

I live in a place of unending education. Therefore there could be no particular description or name…

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Serge Scarnato alias Sukhino

To speak about myself is not what I like the most, but to let art and music…

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Rod Hemsell

From 2005 to 2013 Rod has lectured regularly on philosophy and poetry at the University of Human…

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Pitanga Cultural Centre

Pitanga is a cultural centre dedicated to serving the development and enhancement of physical education and cultural…

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Saraswati (Renata Sidorenko)

I work with hand building and small forms. I use variety of glazes to create colorful fairy…

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Ashesh Joshi

My love for Arts and painting commenced and has grown with the study of Sri Aurobindo and…

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Rolf Lieser

Born: 17 April 1954 in Trier, Germany. I studied Vis.Com./Arts in Germany and worked as Graphic Designer…

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Rakhee Kane

Training and Experience in Ceramics Committed to my life in Auroville, an international township since over eight…

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Osiva

Osiva lives at Yatra, Auroville. Since early childhood, he felt a strong inclination towards painting and has…

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Olivier Barot

Olivier settled in Auroville in 1991. As a photographer, he became fascinated by the bewildering diversity of…

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Nicole

Nicole considers herself an Artist/Illustrator. She originates from The United States and now lives in Auroville, where…

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Murthy

My work and passion for the past twenty five years have been focused on understanding the sculptural…

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Tuning to Harmony with Russian Singing Bells

facilitated by artist Vera Lipen. I offer weekly Tuning to Harmony programs with the Russian Singing Bells….

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Vera Lipen

In the silent regions of my mind, in the deep harmony of my heart, where sounds are…

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CRIPA

CRIPA is a large scale rehearsal space (300 m2), designed acoustically and practically so that it is…

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Ok (Lee Ok Jeong)

Okjeong Lee Art comes from what is around you. It is not something far away. It is…

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Nuria Casanova

Singer, choir director and music teacher. I studied classical singing, piano and musicology at the University in…

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Monique Patenaude

A human being in quest of a larger, higher and more beautiful life on this planet: this…

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Miraculous Productions

Miraculous Productions assembles theatre like somebody leaping off a cliff assembles an aircraft. Desperate, hairy, fly-by-the-seat-of-your-pants and…

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Jill Navarre

Auroville is a spiritual endeavor, and creating theatre in Auroville involves heart, mind, body… and lots of…

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Miki

While living and working in Auroville, Miki is an active member of Janaka House, painting in the…

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Minsun Park

Organization Community Cultural Colors (see see see) with B in 2012. ‘Recycling art events’ in 2012/ ‘AUROVILLE…

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Merry Cook

I started composing little pieces, both harmony and melody, when I was about 4 years old. After…

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Marlenka Gray

I feel that life is art; it isn’t a separate sort of thing. To make my surroundings…

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Marie-Claire Barsotti

Designer? Painter? Sculptor? I never liked labels as they fit you in a box and the goal…

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Maria Grazia

The Path of Silk: The Art of Quilting. Coming from a background of theatre, I settled in…

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Louis

Autodidact since1970. It was after my first journey to Auroville in 1973, in a quest for the…

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Lalie Sorbet

I have this passion to create images… again and again… Video, 3D, collage, painting, photography, I like…

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Krupa Jhaveri

Krupa Jhaveri, MPS, is an International Art Therapist and Art Director, born in the US and of…

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Kratu

I am Italian. I expressed myself as an expressionist painter and explored painting from the mid-sixties to…

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Kenji Matsumoto

I usually season wood 2 to 3 years. After that I plane the surface of the plank….

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Jyoti Khare

Starting painting young, Jyoti kept on nurturing herself over years relying on her inner guide. Only when…

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Juergen Puetz

Having been involved in the world of art and painting goes back to a time before I…

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Jocelyn

I have lived in Auroville since 1969, and wrote the only non fiction novel about the beginning…

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Jivatman

I make music as a way of personal growth and a means to express myself creatively. Music…

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Janaka House

managed by Jocelyn. Apart from being the house where I live, Janaka house is one of the…

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Hufreesh Dumasia Chopra

Hufreesh Dumasia Chopra is an intuitive abstract artist. She has been painting ever since she was old…

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Holger Jetter

Holger is a violinist and multi-instrumentalist. He is versatile in many styles and produces music in his…

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Emanuele Scanziani

Depth and lightness, density and humor reveal themselves in Emanuele’s work through the «brush engravings on stone»…

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Edoardo Grassi

Edoardo Grassi’s fundamental focus is on documentary, travel and portraiture photography. Over the years, he grew fond…

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Edo

Edo is a blues, classic rock and progressive guitarist who emphasize improvisation over structured musical approach. He…

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Clara M. Sevilla Seguí

Bachelor in Fine Arts. Painting and engraving specialties. Currently writing her doctoral thesis on Indian aesthetics and…

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Caroline

Caroline studied several vocal approaches as Carnatic singing, Nada Yoga or Bel Canto lyric technique taught in…

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Celestine Ridgeway

I AM ART, Being Myself. Knowing the fact WASTE IS ONLY GOLD and ONLY GOD HIMSELF, Year 2,000…

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Charudatta Ram Prabhudesai

Charudatta Ram Prabhudesai is from Goa. He has a MFA from the MS University, Baroda. He has…

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Christoph Pohl

Christoph studied media technology engineering and worked in video and film postproduction in Hamburg and Berlin before…

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Basile

French painter and director of TV movies and experimental cinema, Basil has lived and worked in Auroville…

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Auroville Film Festival

The Auroville Film Festival is a biennial festival that takes place in every odd numbered year. The aim…

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Aurofilm

Aurofilm proposes educational, cultural and artistic means for developing taste and discernment. Through research, film making, regular…

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Aurelio

Having immersed himself in the world of sound over the last 3 decades, in research, experimentation, project…

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Audrey Wallace-Taylor

After painting professionally for years, now my work has become an exploration into what illuminates my spiritual…

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ARKA

ARKA is a research project of S.A.I.I.E.R (Sri Aurobindo International Institute of Educational Research). It is an…

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Ange Peter

Ange Peter came to India with her parents when she was two years old. She grew up…

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Anandi Elba Fernandez

Poet, before knowing the meaning of the word, playing at home in Buenos Aires, Argentina, I have…

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Akash Kapur

Akash Kapur is a writer who grew up and lives in Auroville. He is the author of…

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Giorgio Molinari

Coming from Italy, Giorgio has been living in Auroville since 2003, making pictures for Auroville and Aurovillians…

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Auroville Film Festival – submissions open until August 15th

  The dates for the 3rd Auroville Film Festival are fixed: September 17th – 22nd, 2013. Film…

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National Painters Camp

The Auroville Art Service facilitated a National Painters Camp in Sri Ma, a beach community of Auroville from…

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MAgzAV issue #7 – Art as a City

Here comes issue #7 of Auroville’s most irregular appearing Art and Culture Magazine called MAgzAV! This issue’s…

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Transformation – A group show of Auroville artists in Delhi

Transformation was the art exhibition within the Auroville Festival taking place September 14 – 21, 2012 at…