Opening Week Schedule

Dec 08 – Dec 11, 2014 (Monday – Thursday)

 


 

Kathakali Festival heralding KMB 2014

Cultural Programme

time_green 06:00 pm

loc_green Changampuzha Park, Edappally

Dec 11, 2014 (Thursday)

 


 

With Artistic Director. Jitish Kallat

Press Tour

time_orange 10:00 am onwards

loc_orange Aspinwall

Dec 12, 2014 (Friday)

 


 

BMW Art Talk (by invitation only)

Seminars & Talks

time_green 9:00am – 11:00am

loc_green Cochin Club

 


 

Flag Hoisting Ceremony

Opening

time_green 12 noon

loc_green Aspinwall

 


 

Ho Rui An

Artist Performance

time_green 04:00pm – 05:00pm

loc_green Aspinwall – Pavillion

 


 

Official inauguration by Honourable Chief Minister of Kerala Oommen Chandy followed by Percussion Performance by Padma Shri Peruvanam Kuttan Marar along with 300 performers

Inauguration

time_green 07:00pm onwards

loc_green Parade Ground

Dec 13, 2014 (Saturday)

 


 

Pepper House Residency Exhibition

Opening

time_orange 10:30am – 11:30am

loc_orange Mandalay Hall – Jew Town

 


 

Student’s Biennale

Opening

time_orange 02:00pm – 03:00pm

loc_orange Mohammad Ali Warehouse – Mattancherry

 


 

“Reading Room” curated by Amit Jain

Partner Project Opening

time_orange 02:00pm – 03:00pm

loc_orange Yousuf Gallery – Jew Town

 


 

Nikhil Chopra

Artist Performance

time_orange 03:00pm onwards (for 52 hours)

loc_orange Aspinwall

 


 

Kochi Biennale Foundation: a presentation by Riyas Komu

Official Presentation

time_orange 04:00pm – 04:30pm

loc_orange Aspinwall – Pavillion

 


 

“Whorled Explorations” by Artistic Director – Jitish Kallat

Q & A Session

Curatoral Presentation

time_orange 04:30pm – 05:00pm

time_orange 05:00pm onwards

loc_orange Aspinwall – Pavillion

 


 

Gujral Foundation

Special Presentation

time_orange 06:00pm – 06:30pm

loc_orange Aspinwall – Pavillion

 


 

“Art Interrupted” by Hattie Bowering – A documentary on Kochi-Muziris Biennale 2012

Screening

time_orange 06:30pm onwards

loc_orange Aspinwall – Pavillion

Dec 14, 2014 (Sunday)

 


 

History Now: “Terra Trema” conceptualised by Geeta Kapur

Seminars & Talks

time_green 9:00am – 11:00am

loc_green Aspinwall – Pavillion

 


 

Marianne Burki in conversation Vidya Shivadas

Seminars & Talks

time_green 04:30pm – 05:15pm

loc_green Pepper House Library

 


 

“Ummijaan” curated by Nihaal Faizal

Partner Project Opening

time_green 06:00pm – 07:00pm

loc_green Aasiya Bai Trust Hall – Mattancherry

 


 

Artists’ Cinema Inauguration by Amol Palekar followed by opening film screening

Opening

time_green 06:30pm – 08:30pm

loc_green Aspinwall – Pavillion

 


 

“Cosmology to Cartography” curated by Vivek Nanda and Alex Johnson

Partner Project Opening

time_green 07:00pm – 08:00pm

loc_green Heritage Arts – Jew Town

 


 

“Emerging Feminine” by Rashna Imhasly Gandhy preceded by Koodiyattam performance by Usha Nangiar

Book Launch

time_green 07:00pm – 08:30pm

loc_green Cochin Club

Dec 15, 2014 (Monday)

 


 

History Now: “Terra Trema” conceptualised by Geeta Kapur

Seminars & Talks

time_orange 10:30am – 06:30pm

loc_orange Aspinwall – Pavillion

 


 

Nikhil Chopra

Artist Performance

time_orange 06:00pm (Closing)

loc_orange Aspinwall

 


 

Artists’ Cinema – Curated by Natasha Ginwala

Screening

time_orange 06:30pm – 08:30pm

loc_orange Aspinwall – Pavillion

Dec 16, 2014 (Tuesday)

 


 

Children’s Biennale Inauguration by the parents of child prodigy Clint Edmund Thomas

Opening

time_green 11:00am – 12 noon

loc_green Cosmopolitan Cult – Jew Town

 


 

History Now: Inaugural Let’s Talk with Homi Bhabha

Seminars & Talks

time_green 04:00pm – 05:45pm

loc_green Aspinwall – Pavillion

 


 

Critical Collective Website Launch

Website Launch

time_green 05:45pm – 06:00pm

loc_green Aspinwall – Pavilion

 


 

Artists’ Cinema – Films Division Documentaries curated by Dr. C S Venkiteswaran

Screening

time_green 06:30pm – 08:30pm

loc_green Aspinwall – Pavillion

Dec 17, 2014 (Wednesday)

 


 

Art Education in India: A Survey

Seminars & Talks

time_orange 11:00am – 01:00pm

loc_orange Aspinwall – Pavillion

 


 

History Now: Cartography – From Compass to Satellites

Seminars & Talks

time_orange 04:00pm – 06:00pm

loc_orange Aspinwall – Pavillion

 


 

Artists’ Cinema – Curated by Manoj Nair

Screening

time_orange 06:30pm – 08:30pm

loc_orange Aspinwall – Pavillion