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‘Art stands midway between science and philosophy’

Does thought have a physical form? A Kochi Biennale collateral project, ‘Thought Is Also A Matter’, curated by Pune artist RAJU SUTAR, explores the nature of thought through a range of artwork, from paintings to installations. Sutar talks to The Indian Express about the importance of ‘now’, creating conceptual art and the controversy surrounding the Kochi Biennale

Kochi Biennale Foundation drops probe against Riyas Komu

Last week, Komu reportedly submitted his resignation, alleging that the Biennale had failed to extend support to him. Meanwhile, vendors, volunteers and contractors who worked for the edition claimed to have not been paid in full for their work.


Kochi Biennale Foundation drops inquiry against artist Riyas Komu, accused in #MeToo movement

An art world professional in a post on the Instagram account 'Scene and herd' accused Riyas Komu, who hails from Kerala, of sexual misconduct in October last year.

How Kochi Biennale has expanded definitions of art

From a library of rare books to highlighting Jewish culture, the Kochi Biennale has expanded the definitions of art, reports The Indian Express.

Kochi-Muziris Biennale: Six artworks you shouldn't miss

Kochi-Muziris Biennale: For a place that is brimming with talented art connoisseurs, there are a few whose work have particularly stood out. Here's a list of interesting projects that a visitor to the Biennale shouldn't miss.

At Kochi-Muziris Biennale, India's fading indigenous rice varieties come to life

The idea behind 'Edible Archives' germinated from curator and chef Anumitra Ghosh Dastidar's travels across the country, especially into its rural hinterlands, where she got first-hand accounts from villagers on the rice they eat and produce.


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PHOTOS: Inside this year's Kochi-Muziris Biennale

The ongoing Kochi-Muziris Biennale held in Kochi, Kerala began on December 12 and will continue till March 29, 2019. It is one of the largest art exhibitions in South Asia.