PAST EVENTS

Conference: Metaphysics & Politics

The Annual Conference on Metaphysics & Politics ran from July 12-15, 2018. The conference, organised by the Backwaters Collective and funded by the Kochi Biennale Foundation, included eminent scholars and performers such as Ashis Nandy, Ajay Skaria, Venkat Rao, V...

Masterclass Open Studios

Our Master Practice Studios with renowned sculptor Valsan Koorma Kolleri has come to an end, but you can still catch the students’ (and Valsan’s) work at Pepper House, Fort Kochi, until Sunday, July 8.
Opening Hours: 10 am – 7 pm
Some snippets of the workshop…

Insha Manzoor: Open Studios

Kochi Biennale Foundation welcomes all interested to Pepper House Artist-in-Residence Insha Manzoor’s open studios. Insha has been staying in Kochi, creating immersive sculptural work since the end of May, and now will showcase her work and process at Pepper...

Let’s Talk: BV Suresh

As part of our Let’s Talk series, artist and educator BV Suresh presented the evolution of his work and practise over the years at Pepper House, Fort Kochi. While biographical, his works – that ranged widely in medium, from painting to video to installation –...

Let’s Talk: Bhimayana Group

Wednesday, 9 May 2018, 5:30 pm at BTH Sarovaram, Ernakulam, Kochi The story of Bhimrao, born in 1891 in the cantonment town of Mhow into a life of untouchability, is, on the surface, unlike the story and the legend that surrounds prince Siddhartha Gautama, born over...

Let’s Talk: Sue Williamson

Sunday, May 6 at 5pm at Pepper House, Kochi The VOC – the Dutch East India Company – is considered to be the first multi-national company in history, setting up trade centres and colonising several parts of the globe. Cape Town in South Africa was one such...

Summer Camp for Kids

The Kochi Biennale Foundation is hosting two batches of art workshops for children from May 2 – 22 at Pepper House, Kochi. Sessions around drawing, painting, clay-sculpting and paper craft are led by artists Vipin Dhanurdharan, Kunjikuttan Narayanan, and Anto...