Category Archives: Raqs Media Collective

Whenever The Heart Skips A Beat by Raqs Media Collective

‘FLOATING WORLD’ VIDEO INSTALLATIONS ON 32 HUGE SCREENS AT ARTBAB INTERNATIONAL FAIR – MARK WESTALL

23 March, 2017 – FAD “Curatorial heavyweights Jonathan Watkins (Ikon Gallery) and Alistair Hicks (ex Deutsche Bank Collection)are behind this spectacular video installation comprising of 32 huge screens which form the backdrop to the fair. The videos feature documentary footage … Continue reading

Raqs Media Collective

11th SHANGHAI BIENNALE | POWER STATION OF ART – JYOTI DHAR

February, 2017 – Art Forum Raqs Media Collective Why Not Ask Again: Arguments, Counter-Arguments, and Stories 11th Shanghai Biennale  

Raqs Media Collective, "The Emperor’s Old Clothes," Trafalgar Square Fourth Plinth model, 2017. Photo: James O Jenkins. Courtesy of the artists and Frith Street Gallery.

THE DOUBLE-BIND IN RAQS MEDIA COLLECTIVE’S INSTITUTIONAL CRITIQUE – TAUSIF NOOR

15 March, 2017 “Typically, Raqs’s epistemic approach to postcolonial art connects a fraught past to the contemporary moment, without relying too heavily on historical didacticism. By refusing to limit themselves to rigid, univocal messaging and instead producing a body of … Continue reading

Deliberated Time, Sunaparanta: Goa Centre for the Arts

THIS GOAN ART GALLERY IS CELEBRATING 40 YEARS OF INDIAN ART WITH THIS EXHIBITION – NEVILLE BHANDARA

March 14, 2017 – Elle India “This is the first time that Galerie 88 and Project 88 have exhibited together in a curated show. “After 10 years, there is a need to join the dots, to trace a lineage, to … Continue reading

Neha Choksi, In Leaf (Primary Time) (2015) 
Live performance for Hayward Gallery.

ARTS ORGANISATIONS FORGE NEW TIES BETWEEN NORTH ENGLAND AND SOUTH ASIA – ALYSSA BUFFENSTEIN

8 February, 2017 – Artnet “The program will begin in March with an ambitious program of art and social history exhibitions, screenings, and events at the Manchester Art Gallery, Manchester Museum, and Whitworth in Manchester, and the Tetley center for Contemporary Art in Leeds. These range from the … Continue reading