Rangoli: art that binds is a multimedia participatory arts project for women and girls between Wales and India. The project is about friendship. A friendship between women and girls; between art and culture; a friendship between India and Wales.
Working with Dr Beena Jain of Rajasthan University and Delhi artist Rajni Kiran-Jha, the Welsh animation team from Winding Snake Productions will come together to create designs with people across both communities. The project has partnered with four venues, Chapter Arts Cardiff, Small World Theatre in Cardigan, Jawahar Kala Kendra in Jaipur and the India Habitat Centre in New Delhi, where project activity will take place between 2017 and 2018.
The work created will be documented through a series of animated films created by the professional animators at Winding Snake Productions.
For more information, please visit the project’s multilingual website, which will be go LIVE in August, 2017. Watch this space for more.
- August 15th project launch with Rajni Kiran Jha from New Delhi at Small World Theatre in Cardigan, Wales.
- October 1-7 rangoli and animation activity at Visual Arts Gallery, India Habitat Centre in New Delhi. Bharat Guides & general public. Open to all.
- 12th & 14th October Rangoli sessions at Jawahar Kala Kendra in Jaipur OPEN to all & Bharat Guides of Rajasthan.
- 23rd -27th October animation workshops at Jawahar Kala Kendra in Jaipur with schools and Bharat Guides. Partly open to the public.
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