Lili

Lili's is a playful approach to making and being. Working in a wealth of materials and contexts, her art ranges from sculpture and woodwork to painting, illustration and performance art inspired and supported by her background in fine art, theatre, dance and equestrianism. Recently returned to Auroville after graduating with…

Lui Gino Fabozzi

  I started drawing and painting at an early age. Having been raised in a Catholic environment I often copied pictures of a Madonna or a Christ or an angel, or a native scene, until gradually I got into portraits. I admired all major Italian painters (generally from the 15th…

Orev

Watsu practitioner (shiatsu in the water), brilliant comedian, singer, Orev's paintings are as flamboyant as her curls. This French artist definitely gets her influence from her beloved India but her charisma stays as French as can be. As with a sprouting seed becoming a young plant and forcing its way through…

Joy

I have enjoyed being part of theatre, dance and singing since I was a teenager for they gave me great joy and a sense of fulfilment. After joining Auroville in 1977, I have continued to work and evolve in these fields, stimulated and encouraged by wonderful teachers, directors, choreographers and…

Moghan

I had a career as actor, dancer and singer in France in the '80's for 10 years. In the 90's I started teaching acting, personal development and art therapy through theatre for 12 years. In Auroville I have been engaged in projects like the Kabir Festival in 2012, Cabaret Evenings…

Matt Littlewood

Originally from UK, currently living in Auroville, India. Jazz saxophonist, pianist, composer and music teacher. Studied music at Exeter University UK. An active member of the Indian Jazz and World music scene. Bands that I play for: www.refugemusic.in krishnastemplerock.com facebook.com/radha.thomas www.jazzinindia.com/jaco-pastorius-tribute   contact: e-mail: matt-jazz [at] hotmail.com links: blogs with…

Grace Gitadelila Ueberle

"I have chosen to contribute as a Dance and Drawing Non verbal communicator expressing the ancient and contemporary spiritual culture that rests its base on the divine nature of all beings." Grace's domain of expertise: - Pedagogy in dance and drawing (non-verbal approach) - Dance and choreography - non-verbal languages,…

AuroTejas Hemsell

Tejas performs and teaches Odissi and Semi Classical Bollywood Dance. She has dedicated her life to the study of Bharathanatyam and Odissi. Tejas has also studied Kathak, Bellydance, African dance, Ballet and Salsa, which gives her a unique style that she incorporates into her Bollywood choreographies. Tejas travels the world…

Wazo

Polyphonik Neo-Urban -/- Clown Krypto-Naze Novo-Punky -/- Nomad Bio-Anartist Je suis comme Tout l'monde, comme Personne et comme Certains I am like Everybody, like Nobody and like Somebody         contact: e-mail: michelgronoff [at] gmail.com  

Sam (mas.edolah.suweli)

Being an autodidact music composer, I create electronic music since 1998. Whether it is electroscape, techno, hip-hop or raggaeton I create pieces, remix tracks and perform live sets made to dance or simply to be appreciated as a painted adventure. Another side of my creative self is Capoeira. I started…

Chloe Sanchez

Chloe travels between Auroville and France where she composes sounds for performing art, radio and documentary. Producer and director for Radio France (French National Radio), she has also created the Hand Made Radio Art (Collective Labo-radiophonic live performance). In September 2013 she joined the composition class of electroacoustic music at…

Tia Pleiman

Throughout my life as an artist, I’ve gravitated towards a variety of 1, 2 and 3 dimensional materials and media…drawing, painting, clay, mixed media, collage, fiber and recycle art. Over the past several years, while traveling between the US, Mexico, Guatemala and India, I have worked with materials easily transportable…

Suryan Stettner

Suryan is a self styled singer/songwriter of contemporary western music, fusing many genres to create his sound. Conceived and brought up in Auroville, his parents (German and English) met and settled in Auroville in the early 70's. He has also studied and worked abroad for much of his life.  …

Serge Scarnato alias Sukhino

To speak about myself is not what I like the most, but to let art and music express the feelings of what is difficult to speak about, the hidden. To employ poetry and images to reveal deeper emotions, different perceptions and yet to be grounded on earth, is a key…

Rolf Lieser

Born: 17 April 1954 in Trier, Germany. I studied Vis.Com./Arts in Germany and worked as Graphic Designer in Advertisement Agencies. After coming to Auroville in 1981, I continued design work including book publications, exhibitions and graphics. Since 1984, I worked in various art-forms: - Oil Painting (with exhibitions in Auroville,…

Nuria Casanova

Singer, choir director and music teacher. I studied classical singing, piano and musicology at the University in Barcelona. Throughout the years I have continued studying with teachers specialized in different musical styles. Since 1991 I have performed as a classical singer and in recent years I have expanded into the…

Jill Navarre

Auroville is a spiritual endeavor, and creating theatre in Auroville involves heart, mind, body… and lots of spirit. In fact, the work on stage is a reflection of a process that may have started with a text into which one dives, tempted by its call… The goal becomes then the…

Minsun Park

Organization Community Cultural Colors (see see see) with B in 2012. 'Recycling art events' in 2012/ 'AUROVILLE SINGING FESTIVAL' in 2013 Eco-musical performance group 'Phoenix' project. I think we need the platform to exchange ideas and skills with each artist and activist of Auroville and out of Auroville to make…

Merry Cook

I started composing little pieces, both harmony and melody, when I was about 4 years old. After college graduation I emigrated to Germany, from USA, and studied pipe organ and related subjects for 10 semesters. After that I taught in Children's Music Schools in Germany for almost 30 years, composing…

Krupa Jhaveri

Krupa Jhaveri, MPS, is an International Art Therapist and Art Director, born in the US and of Indian ethnic origin. Based in south India, she bridges cultures and facilitates art-making for insight and empowerment through her grassroots art therapy initiative, Sankalpa. Art Journeys provides art therapy, creative literacy and empowerment programs as a…

Jivatman

I make music as a way of personal growth and a means to express myself creatively. Music nourishes me and I believe that I have something I can give to others through it. I sing and play flute and guitar in whatever way I choose (and singing and guitar come…

Holger Jetter

Holger is a violinist and multi-instrumentalist. He is versatile in many styles and produces music in his studio in Sharnga. He is open for collaborations.                 contact: e-mail: holger [at] auroville.org.in address: Sharanga, Auroville link: www.holgerjetter.com work:   ...

Edo

Edo is a blues, classic rock and progressive guitarist who emphasize improvisation over structured musical approach. He is a self-taught musician who has incorporated jazz, classical Indian, funky and psychedelic elements into his sonic vocabulary. Slide guitar, alternate tuning, long soloing and pedal effects have become part of his intimate mediums…

Caroline

Caroline studied several vocal approaches as Carnatic singing, Nada Yoga or Bel Canto lyric technique taught in Vocal YogaVY and practiced with voice teachers, singers, sound healers and Nature before she began to create the Ikaroma performances, inspired by mystical singing and specifically designed to allow auditors to experience sound…

Charudatta Ram Prabhudesai

Charudatta Ram Prabhudesai is from Goa. He has a MFA from the MS University, Baroda. He has participated in many group shows and three one man shows.  Charudatta also does caricatures. He is a theater actor. He has acted in many plays in India and since moving to Auroville, he…

Aurelio

Having immersed himself in the world of sound over the last 3 decades, in research, experimentation, project works, performances and installations, Aurelio considers himself a listening soul following mysterious song-lines into unknown territories. His energy flows into innovative instrument building, cultural and education programs, social outreach, theater sound-scapes, song offerings…